Irish Examiner Science Report

Oisin Lavelle and Darragh Todd make it onto the Irish Examiner Science Report. Wifi affects plant growth, find budding scientists.Two budding scientists concerned about the effect of electricity pylons on crops have found that electromagnetic radiation from wifi has a significant effect on plant growth. Third-year students, Oisín Lavelle and Darragh Todd, both 14, from…

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St. Macartan’s Mathletes Challenge Success

MATHletes Challenge is a free tournament to aimed at developing and changing how maths5 is taught and learned in schools. This programme is organised in Ireland in conjunction with the Khan Academy. The 4-month challenge develops students’ confidence and competence in maths using Khan Academy the global leader in free online maths resources. Students and…

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Student Council Update

A word of thanks to the Fifth year members of the Student Council who organised the recent Charity Table Quiz. This was a joint event with the Coiste in St. Louis Secondary School. The organising students were Shane McMahon, Glenn Donnelly, Francis Hughes and Padraig Finan. The total amount collected here in St. Macartans’s and…

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