Ardee Community School held its annual awards presentation evening last week

Éanna Ní Lamhna was the guest of honour and she was warmly welcomed by school principal Mary Jackson and staff.

Éanna Ní Lamhna was the guest of honour and she was warmly welcomed by school principal Mary Jackson and staff.

Eoghan Clarke, a sixth year student, was awarded the Aiken Award for Excellence in Senior Cycle Practical Studies.

Darragh Browne took the Best Overall Leaving Certificate Award and Maria Gallagher the Best Overall Junior Certificate Award.

Emma O’Reilly was presented with the Tom Dalton Student of the Year 2012 Award and John Brennan the Bank of Ireland Outstanding Contribution to Student Life Award.

Rachel McCormack was presented with the Eddie O’Doherty Award for Junior Certificate Science.

Máiría Conlon received the Derek McDonnell Award for Junior Certificate Geography.

Maria Gallagher received the Jennifer Cup for Junior Certificate Languages.

Conor Halpenny received the Musician of the Year trophy.

James Bashford received the Best Leaving Certificate Art Award and Darragh Browne the Credit Union Award for Best Business Student.

Niamh McCormack received the Bank of Ireland third year Student of the Year Award and Bronwyn Andrews the Oonagh Matthews Art Award.

Dillon Maher received the Mark McCreanor Award. Nicole Hanratty the Chairperson of the Student Council Award and Cian Finlay the Principal’s Prize.

Eoghan Clarke received the Aiken Award for Excellence in Senior Cycle Practical Studies.

Ciaran Taaffe won the TUI/ASTI Award in Senior Technology and Michelle Breen was Best Maths Student in Sixth year.