JES STUDENTS COMPETE IN NATIONAL JUNIOR DEBATING FINAL

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ongratulations to Third Year Coláiste Iognáid pupil, Harry Redfern, who qualified in the top eight of the National Junior Debating Final 2017. He spoke in the final opposing the motion ‘This House Would Not Allow Former Terrorists to Run for Public Office’

This schools’ competition is second only to the ‘BT Young Scientist’  in terms of size. Harry beat more than 500 pupils from the Republic and the North of Ireland.

Also congratulations to Eoin Creavin who qualified in the top 20 as well as the ten other Jes debaters who reached the Final day. The top speakers in the country!

 

Harry Redfern at National Finals