A number of initiatives took place in school to mark national science week. Among these was a 1st year science table quiz in which all 1st year students took part. The winning team were, as pictured from left to right above, Danny Sheehy, Edward Wall, Conn Stafford, Peter Rothwell and Ben Sutton.
Earlier in the week a series of fitness tests were held in co-operation with the P.E. department when such areas as speed, flexibility, reaction time, aerobic capacity and strength were measured. James Barron, David Maher, Craig Collier, Jack Allen, Alan Murphy, Colm Doherty and teacher Mr Daly .
A further Science Week event was the South East Regional Finals of the National Secondary Schools Science Quiz. Good Counsel were represented by 2 teams and emerged winners to now go on to the finals in Trinity College. To come out on top in such a prestigious competition is a very meritorious achievement and in congratulating the boys and their teachers, we also wish them well for the National final. Many thanks to all who contributed to Science Week in the school.