National Final

And the winners are!

Fourth class pupils of Glór na Mara N.S in Tramore, Co. Waterford.

The Newcomer School of the Year award was awarded to Dunboyne Senior Primary School, Dunboyne, Co. Meath. Teachers Fiona Feeley and Mairead McHugh from St. Michael’s School, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon, received the Teachers of the Year award for their continued commitment to development education.

The top 3 schools from each region (Sligo, Dublin, Limerick, Cork) were invited to attend the National Final in Dublin Castle! Here, pupils:

  • Had a fantastic day out with their class group who participated in the Awards
  • Saw their work and the work of all the other finalists in an exhibition
  • Were selected to take part in an exciting pupil-led stage show
  • Took part in the interactive games and activities
  • Represented their school and received a prestigious Our World Irish Aid Awards 2017/18 trophy for their school

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