Mount Temple Healthy Living Week 2018 All School Walk: over 100 photos now available in Gallery Section of MT website. Thanks to Mr. Lynch and also TY pupil, Robert O'Brien for the photos.
Dónal Cotter won an award at the Fresh Film Festival for young Irish filmmakers 9Highly Commended for Production Design for his films Totem and Aiséirí). His classmates, Ella McGill, Ella Costa Ryan, Stephen Cashin and Raphael Arcenio who helped with acting and editing for Totem and who attended the Leinster heat and the final to support him.
Aoibhe de Burca (far left), won Meilleure Oratrice - overall best speaker - of this year's Alliance Française Joutes Oratoires French debating competition. Also pictured at the final are members of this year's French debate team: Ruby Porter, Fionn Munnelly, Louis Butler Lynch (standing) and Oscar Kilbride Condon. Ella McGill (not pictured) was representing the school at the Holqa Student Theatre Festival in Malta.
The cast and crew of Phoenix Rising (5th Year Play) meeting with the Irish Ambassador to Malta where they performed their play in March 2018.
Ableton is a company which makes Push and Live, hardware and software for music production, creation and performance. Dylan Wood from the Berlin office of Ableton came to Mount Temple gave a talk and demonstration to Mr. Frew’s Music Technology class in the library on 9th March 2018. See photos and video below in Teacher & Student Blogs below.
Finnan, Connolly O’Sullivan, Max Bingham and Donal Cotter created a Youtube video on the Forces of Flight as their entry for a competition where the top prize is for winners to get training for their private pilot licence in California next summer. See article and link in the Teacher and Students Blog section of website.
Cloughjordan Ecovillage, Co. Tipperary was conceived in the mid1990s. On Wednesday, 7 March, Mount Temple was delighted to welcome six members of Cloughjordan to share their experiences in Mount Temple. See article in Teacher and Student Blogs where you can also access a PDF of their presentation.
1st year Woodwork class showing off some of their work.
On the 18th of December, Mount Temple students were invited to put on their play 'Eire: Land of 100,000 Welcomes' in the O'Donoghue Theatre in Galway University. The students played to a full house made up of students, academics, people in direct provision and the public.
Photos by Robert O'Brien (TY) from the Senior Boys Rugby match against High School now available in the Gallery section of the website.
Congratulations to past pupils Moses Rowan, Ian Doyle and Harry Colley and current pupil Jay Pope for being chosen from the Irish Times top 50 people to watch out for in 2018.
TY Games at Jumpzone December 2018 (more photos in Gallery section of the website).
A series of photographs of the 2017 Carol Service are now available to view in the Gallery section of the Mount Temple website.
A group of 6 Mount Temple students travelled to Dublin Castle last week to volunteer at the Gaisce Gold Award Ceremony. They formed a guard of Honour for the President and he took time to meet and chat to every one of them.
3D CSPE trip to Northern Ireland Assembly in Stormont Castle Belfast.
A number of Mount Temple TY pupils feature in a video made by SOAR which is a is a collective movement which believes that there is greatness within all young people. They create and deliver early intervention-preventative, wellness workshops for young people aged 12 to 18 years from all backgrounds.
ISTA Senior Science Quiz: Mount Temple team (Fred Mosley, Sonny O'Mahony and Aoife Power Breen) now through to the National Final. It will be held in the afternoon of Saturday, 25th November in the Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute.
Stand Up! Week 2017. See posts section below for photos of the week in Mount Temple & link to article featuring a pupil in Irish Times on tackling homophobic bullying in schools.
'School wins praise for students who are articulate and critical thinkers.' Article in Irish Independent features Mount Temple. See Teacher and Student Blogs for link to article.
On Tuesday 11th October a Temple Talk was held in the school hall on the topic of 'Ireland and Trump's America'. The guest speakers were: Senator Aodhán O Riordain (Founder ‘Irish Stand’); Erin Fornoff (American Poet based in Ireland); Fiona McEntee (Immigration lawyer based in Chicago). The speakers then took questions from pupils (and teachers) in the audience. During the question and answer session issues such as immigration, refugees, homelessness and gun control were all discussed.
Haloween Ball 2017 (more photos in the Gallery section of the website)
2nd year Woodwork Table making project, involving some wood turning and joint making. More photos in Gallery section of website.
Staff versus Students Dodgeball Tournament October 2017 (Fundraiser for Focus Ireland) [More photos in Gallery section of website].
TY Woodwork Class Marquetry & Veneers design preparations.