Congratulations are extended to Eleanor Fitzpatrick, a recent past pupil of Our Lady’s Secondary School Castleblayney who was awarded an Excellence Scholarship to NUI Galway. These prestigious Scholarships are awarded to students who have achieved excellence in their Leaving Cert results.

Eleanor, daughter of Thomas and Bríd Fitzpatrick, Anney, Latton PO, Castleblayney is studying International Arts and was presented with her award at a ceremony in NUI Galway. This Excellence scholarship brings with it a monetary sum of €1500. Speaking in the school during the week, Mr Kelly extended his congratulations to Eleanor, “Eleanor was a wonderful role model during her time in Our Lady’s and among the many awards she secured at the end of her 6 years was Student of the Year nominee, Excellence in English, Excellence in Physics and Senior Art Award winner. She is a wonderful ambassador for Our Lady’s and is a credit to herself and her family. I am quite sure she will make a wonderful contribution to NUI Galway and she carries the good wishes of the entire school community at Our Lady’s”.