Welcome to the Engineering Department
Mr. Michael Healy and Mr. Martin Killeen
Gort Community School students Kieran Brady, Sean Walsh and Edel Killeen won regional awards from the Engineering Technology Teachers Association for their project work submitted for their State examinations in June 2012.
Kieran’s award was for his Leaving Certificate Project which involved the design and make a model of a Lunar Roving Vehicle and he went forward to represent the Galway/Mayo region in the national finals held that November.
Edel and Sean received awards for their Junior Cert. work coming first and second respectively. The project was a model vintage car.
Sean, Kieran and Edel pictured after receiving their awards.
Sean Walsh also had the distinction of being in the top 10 in the country, out of over 7000 students, for his overall Metalwork result in the State Examinations.
Some student work done in class