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Salters Festival of Chemistry

10 May 2012
Salters Festival of Chemistry

32 schools from around the country took part yesterday in the 2012 Salters Festival of Chemistry, held in Chemstry Department, UCC. Well done to all schools which participated. Prizes were won by the following schools:

The Salters Challenge
1st: Colaiste na Sceilge, Cahersiveen, Co. Kerry
2nd: Mary Immaculate School, Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare
3rd: Loretto Secondary School, Fermoy, Co. Cork

The University Challenge
1st: Pobalscoil Inbhear Sceine, Kenmare, Co.Kerry
2nd: Clonakilty Community College Co. Cork
3rd: St Mary's Secondary School, Mallow Co. Cork

Photos of all participating schools, the prize giving and the magic show are now available Here on our Flickr.

The full list of participating schools were as follows:

Ardscoil Ris, Limerick.                                                
Carrigaline Community School, Cork.         
Christ King Secondary School, Cork.                      
Clonakilty Community Collegel, Cork.           
Coláiste an Chroí Naofa, Carrignavar, Cork.                                              
Coláiste Iosaef, Kilmallock, Limerick.                                         
Coláiste na Sceilge, Cahirciveen, Kerry.                                          
Coláiste Pobail Bheanntrai, Cork.                       
De La Salle College, Macroom, Cork.                                       
Douglas Community, Cork.                                   
Ennis Community College, Clare.                         
Loretto Secondary School, Fermoy, Cork.                         
Mary Immaculate Secondary School  Team A, Lisdoonvara, Clare.
Mary Immaculate Secondary School  Team B, Lisdoonvara, Clare.
Mayfield Community School, Cork.                              
Middleton College, Cork.                                                  
Millstreet Community School, Cork.                             
Patrician Academy, Mallow, Cork.                                                    
Pobalscoil Inbhear Sceine, Kenmare, Kerry.                                          
Presentation Secondary School, Ballingarry, Limerick.              
Presentation Secondary School Ballyphehane, Cork.          
Presentation Secondary School Listowel, Kerry.                     
Scoil Mhuire, Cork.                                                                               
Scoil Pol, Kilfanane, Limerick.                                                                                         
St. Ailbe’s School, Tipperary.                                                                    
St. Brendan’s College, Kilarney, Kerry.                                                               
St. Mary’s Secondary School, Edenderry, Offaly.                         
St. Mary’s Secondary School, Macroom, Cork.                                     
St. Mary’s Secondary School, Mallow, Cork.                       
St. Patrick’s College, Cork.                                                                  
St Vincient’s Secondary, Cork.                                                                            
Stella Maris Secondary School, Tramore, Waterford.

School of Chemistry


University College Cork, College Rd, Cork, Ireland