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Credit Union Quiz

March 13, 2016 Comments off

Credit Union Quiz
Katie Meldrum, Ross Hennessy, Callum O’ Mahony and Eanna Fitzgerald represented Glenville National School in the Credit Union Quiz on Saturday 27th February in the Hibernian Hotel in Mallow. They had qualified for this round through their strong showing at the Fermoy quiz.
They did the school proud coming a very respectful fourth in the competition. Well done to all.

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Credit Union Schools Quiz Final 2015

April 12, 2015 Comments off

We are very proud of Ellie Barclay, Cathal Fitzgerald, Jack Doyle and Daire O’Sullivan who represented the school in the Final which took place in the RDS today (Sunday 12th April). After plentiful practice and preparation the team finished in sixth place. Well done to you all!

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Glenville NS is victorious in the Credit Union Schools Quiz 2015

March 2, 2015 Comments off

On Saturday 28th February, The under 13 team which consisted of Daire O’Sullivan, Ellie Barclay, Cathal Fitzgerald and Jack Doyle represented Glenville NS in the Chapter stage of the Credit Union Schools Quiz in Mallow. The team had a fantastic win where they answered 58 out of 72 questions correctly!. This is a massive achievement which is well deserved as they have put in an enormous amount of preparation for this along with their classmates under the guidance of Ms. Marion Forde! They will now proceed to the All Ireland stage which will take place in the RDS on the 12th April! This will certainly be a very good memory of their final year in primary school! Well done to all involved!

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Credit Union Quiz

January 13, 2013 Comments off

Glenville NS Credit Union Quiz


The 2012 Credit Union quiz took place on the 3rd of February. This quiz covers topics such as history, geography, music, literature and sport. Two under 13 teams took part and one under 11 team took part, representing the school.

The 1st under 13 team was  Padraig O Leary, James Gowen,Tristan Guichard and Rachel Barclay.

The 2nd under 13 team was Seán Lyons, Robert  Harte, Caoimhe Walsh and Julia Thompson.

The under 11 team was Paddy King, Lisa O Keeffe, Rob Mc Kenna and Niamh Sweeney.

The questions were very difficult but every team did the school very proud. The under 11 team came out victorious. They then went on to represent their school and the Fermoy region in the regional finals in Mallow on the 3rd of March. In Mallow there were several teams taking part. There was a tiebreaker to decide the winner between Glenville N.S. and Ballyduff N.S. from Waterford. There was great excitement when they announced that Glenville were through to the national final in the R.D.S in Dublin on the 1st of April. The team alongside their families, Ms Marion Forde and Ms Mairéad O Callaghan all travelled to Dublin. Marty Whelan was the M.C. The questions were extremely difficult. The team did really well. They all received certificates highlighting their achievement. Well done again to everyone who took part!!!!

By Niamh Sweeney

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