Head Boy and Head Girl 2017: Ethan Devine and Laura Rattigan
In the month of April, Prefect Application forms are available for any Fifth Year student who is interested in applying for a prefect position.
Interviews usually take place during the month of May.
By the end of May the successful candidate will be appointed to their prefect positions.
Prefect responsibilities include Environment, Art, Music, Parent room Managers, Facilities, Creativity , Academic support/ achievement, Student Mentors, Lunchtime Activities, Antibullying, Bus and Lost Property.
Training for sixth year prefects take place during the month of October.
The sixth year prefects are finished their prefect positions in April.
Pictured (left to right): Katie Phillips, Jack Lynch, James Wynne, Cormac Divilly, Patrick Jackman, Seán Martin, Ronan Smith, Dáire Jackson, Aidan Gilsenan, Luke Byrne, Bradley Connolly, Cillian Thornton, Conor Harnan, Tim McCarthy, Stephen Murphy, Laura Rattigan, Aisling Taggart, Florah Kamujoma, Silvia Gomes, Amy Murphy, Sally Clifford, Róisín Glennon, Emma-Lynn Burke, Ellen Cahalin, Chloe Kane, Ciara Gorry, Kerry Warfield, Sarah Hendley, Saoirse Mulligan, Ciara McNerney, Catherine Walker, Sarah McDonnell, Róisín Gibbons
Head Prefects 2017: Jack Lynch and Katie Phillips
Head Boy and Head Girl Selection
From the list of Prefects, all Fifth Year students nominate their top 10 girls and boys for Head Boy and Head Girl.
The teachers then choose one boy and girl from this list. The girl and boy with the most teacher nominations will then be appointed Head Boy and Head Girl.
The Head Boy and Head Girl duties include
• To act as a role model for students and promote the ethos of the school
• To be an approachable member of sixth year to whom students can come to for assistance or support.
• To lead the team of Prefects
• To represent the school body at school events
• To liaise with members of the Prefect team, Special Duties teachers, Year heads, Deputy Principal and Principal.
• To organise and attend Student Council meetings.