Leaving Certificate Academic Excellence Awards 2016
Arklow CBS has a long and proud history of educating its students to the highest standards. We celebrate our students' achievements each year at our annual awards ceremony.
We offer a number of awards to acknowledge the hard work, determination and dedication that is required to achieve Academic success in the Leaving Certificate Examinations.
The Academic Excellence Award
This award is presented to students who have obtained above 450 points in their Leaving Certificate.
L to R: Independence Winters, Ryan Wynne, Mark Sheahan, Jack Jameson & in absentia Marcin Skwarek.
The Leaving Certificate Achievement Award
The Excellence Award 2015 is awarded to students who worked to and achieved their potential in their Leaving Certificate.
Left To Right: Cian Li, Nicholas Hackett, Adam Hoskins, Ciaran Winters, Conor Going, Aaron Healy
Left to Right: Dean Molloy, John-Paul Hurley, Jack Hamilton, Darren Dempsey, Gerald Douglas , Kamil Zienkowski
Soham Shingnapure, Jack Somers, Daniel Wlazlak, Patrick Dempsey, Tomas Farrell-O'Halloran, Marcel Kozlowski, James Hayden, Ryan Godkin, Craig Forde, Hubert Tarnogorski & Cillian Fealey
Individual Achievement Award
Leaving Certificate Individual Achievement Award 2016 is awarded to students in recognition of their individual effort and achievement in the Leaving Certificate.
L to R: Eoin Shelton, Shane Strahan Doyle and in Absentia: Kevin Rochford & Ryan Neary
Arklow CBS Scholarship Award
Arklow C.B.S. Scholarship Award is awarded to Leaving Certificate students in recognition of their contribution to Arklow CBS.
L to R: Mr. Pat Keating (ERST). Adam Hoskins, Independence Winters, Jack Jameson, Ryan Wynne, Dean Molloy, Conor Going & Mr. Peter Somers
In Absentia: Tomas Farrell O'Halloran, Jack Somers, Patrick Dempsey, James Hayden & Cillian Fealey
The Arklow Credit Union Bursary
The Arklow Credit Union Bursary is in memory of Mrs. Sarah O'Neill, a founding member of Arklow Credit Union. Over the last seven years, Arklow CBS and Arklow Credit Union have developed a close working relationship and as a result, we now have our own school branch of Arklow Credit Union open every Tuesday at lunch time.
The Credit Union offer an annual bursary to a Leaving Certificate student going onto third level. This year, the bursary was presented by Mr. Stephen Whelan to Gerard Douglas.
L to R: Gerard Douglas and Stephen Whelan (Arklow Credit Union)
The Fintan Fanning Endeavour Award
The Fintan Fanning Endeavour Award is awarded to the student that has consistently applied themselves to their studies. For 2016, Mr. Fintan Fanning presented the award to Ryan Wynne.
L to R: Mr. Fintan Fanning & Ryan Wynne
The Kincaid Cup Award
The Kincaid Cup is an award in memory of Brendan Kincaid Jr. Brendan was a past pupil of the Arklow CBS and had just completed his PhD when he passed away. The award to the student with the best results in Science subjects. This year's winner is Mark Sheahan. Linda Kincaid presented the cup to Mark on behalf of her mother and late father Brendan.
Ms. Linda Kincaid & Mark Sheahan
The Brother Doody Cup
Brother Doody Cup is an annual award presented to the student that achieves the best Leaving Certificate Results. For 2016, the cup was awarded Jack Jameson. Jack proves himself to be an outstanding student and is currently studying Agricultural Science in UCD.
LL to R:Jack Jameson & Mr. Peter Somers