The school community wish to congratulate Milan Hartney, Leaving Cert Class
2016, who is receiving the prestigious J P Mc Manus Scholarship on Saturday
next November 19th The J.P. Mc Manus All Ireland Scholarship Awards were
held in university of Limerick on 19th November. The scholarships are given
to the 4 best Leaving Certificate students results in each of the 32
counties. The scholarship is confined to those students who are exempt from
paying the Leaving Certificate fee. The scholarship is worth €6750 per year
to the students.
Milan Hartney was chosen as one of those students who achieved exceptional
results in his Leaving Certificate. Mr o Donovan Principal of St. Joseph's
Secondary school collected his certificate on the day. Milan described the
school as a wonderful close-knit and friendly environment where he received
a fantastic education. Milan is studying Law and German in Trinity college
Milan also received 3 days later an entrance exhibition award from Trinity
College Dublin. This was awarded as a result of his high performance in his
school Leaving Cert Examination.
Mr O Donovan accompanied Milan in Trinity College Dublin with his father
Tony and stepmother Polly. This was a very special accomplishment for Milan
and St. Joseph's Secondary school and we would like to pass on our
congratulations to Mr O Donovan's daughter Hazel who also achieved entrance
exhibition award from Trinity College Dublin. This was awarded as a result
of her high performance in her school Leaving Cert Examination and is
studying psychotherapy in Trinity College Dublin.
Continued success to Milan and Hazel in their studies.
St Joseph's Secondary School,