All Ireland Credit Union Schools Quiz Round Up!?
Feb 2nd marked the 1st Round of the Roscommon CU Schools Quiz! 30 teams from across the County took part in what was a hotly contested local schools final! With a tie breaker round deciding the overall winner of Competition B, the U13 age category! Competition A U11 was also a tightly fought competition with the number one spot interchanging with each round!
Overall Winners on the day were Abbeycartron NS, Elphin in the U11 Competition A and Gaelscoil de Híde taking top honours in the U13 Competition B! Gaelscoil de Híde retain their title in Competition B for a second year in a row!
Well done to the very worthy Runners Up in both competitions, who lost out by the narrowest of margins! Gaelscoil de Hide & St. Mary’s NS, Knockcroghery in Competiton A (U11) & Tulsk NS & Tisrara, Four Roads in Competition B (U13)!
Both Winners of Competition A & B will now represent their schools & Roscommon Credit Union at the Regional Final on March 3rd, in Athlone Springs Hotel!
Well done to all the budding geniuses who took part, all 120 school children did their schools & families very proud!
Competing Schools Included;
St. Mary’s NS, Knockcroghery
Gaelscoil de Híde
St. John’s NS
St. Ciaran’s NS
St. Patricks Boys Primary, Strokestown
St. Mary’s Primary Girls, Strokestown
St. Coman’s Wood
Scoil Naomh Cietheach
A special word of thanks to the entire volunteer team from Roscommon Credit Union who coordinated the event on the day, another successful year thanks to a great team, too many names to mention, hopefully you know who you are!!
Wishing Abbeycarton NS & Gaelscoil de Híde the very best of luck for the Regional Final from all the team at Ros CreditUnion