Kerry ETB students presented with awards

Kerry Education Training Board The Kerry Education Training Board student awards have been held. The awards are in recognition of both academic achievement as well as personal growth and leadership development. They were presented to students of Kerry ETB schools and Youthreach Centres across the county. Cathaoirleach of Kerry ETB presented the Gold Medal Awards for best overall Academic Achievement to Peter O’Brien Causeway Comprehensive and Róisín Ní Dhomhnaill Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí who both achieved 600 points in their Leaving Certificate in 2014. Guest of honour, Karen Gearon humanitarian and equality activist and one of the original 11 Dunnes Stores strikers was the guest speaker and presented the awards to 78 students.