2017 - 2018

The school year in tweets.


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1. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Sep 8
So delighted to catch up with our 2018 graduates at their Debs Ball

in Tullamore. Wishing them every success and happiness as they

undertake new learning adventures in Trinity College, St. Pat's, DCU,

Maynooth University, ITB, Coláiste Íde, Coláiste Dhúlaigh, NCI, UCD and


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2. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Sep 6
Wishing all of our MCC Debutantes a wonderful evening.
Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Sep 4
More visitors today! Lovely to welcome back two more past pupils

to Mercy - professional dancer and dance teacher Cody Duff and actress,

writer and director Leah Moore dropped in to say hello.

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3. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Sep 4
Our Senior Student Librarians following their badge presentation

today. We wish Zoe, Nina, Sophie, Cameron and Aicha well for the

year ahead, working under the wonderful guidance and direction of

Ms. O'Hanlon.

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4. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Sep 3
Welcome back to Mercy! Delighted to see our 3 past pupils today - Laurie

heading into the final year of her English & Media degree with DCU;

Rebecca about to start her career with PTSB & Rachael starting 3rd year of

her degree in Early Childhood Ed and TP.

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5. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Sep 3
Check out Mercy College Open Evening 2018 (via http://www.smore.com )
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6. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Sep 2
So proud of our Super Dub Mr. Costello and the rest of the amazing

squad. Looking forward to welcoming Sam to Mercy in the near future!

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7. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Aug 29
Preparations under way as we get ready to support Mr. Costello and

the rest of the Dublin squad in their quest for 4 in a row!


 Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Aug 28
Smiling through the rain - our Mercy volunteers at the Phoenix Park last

Sunday. Wonderful memory for all involved.

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8. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Aug 25
Best wishes to the Mercy girls volunteering at this weekend's Papal Mass for the World

Meeting of Families. Thanks to Elaine and Ms. Doherty for all their hard work.

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9. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Aug 15
More reasons to celebrate!


 Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Aug 15
All smiles on results day - well done to all!


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10. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Aug 14
Best wishes and good luck to the LC class of 2018 as they await their results. Remember, there

are many routes to success on this road called life!
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11. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Aug 5
Great performance from Mr. Costello for the Dubs today!!
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12. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Jul 10
Best of luck to the Mercy girls who have their Young Community Leaders interviews tonight -

we know you'll be a great success!!

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13. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Jun 25

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14. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Jun 25
Delighted to see current pupil Stephanie Fields and former students Sarah Parnell-Myles,

Rebecca Dunne and Ciara Scalon meet with Lord Mayor of Dublin Mícheál Mac Dhonncha, as

their work on Northside Partnership/NUIG Youth Community Leaders course continues.

Roll on graduation!!

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15. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Jun 24
Congratulations to Mr. Costello on his 4 points for the Dubs in today's Leinster final!

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16. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Jun 22
Well done to all of our exam students as the Leaving Cert comes to a close

today with Religion and Applied Maths. Enjoy your well deserved rest!!

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17. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Jun 8
Best of luck to Ms. Barrett and the rest of the ROI women's national soccer

squad as they take on Norway in the World Cup Qualifier this evening -Mercy College

is cheering you on!!
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18. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Jun 5
Best wishes to our Leaving Certificate and Junior Certificate candidates 2018 -

we wish each of you the success she deserves - show them all you can do!

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19. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock May 30
We are so proud of 2nd year Yasmin Meredith who won gold at the European

Schoolboys/Schoolgirls Boxing Championships in Bulgaria - well done Yasmin!

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20. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock May 25
Fabulous Art work on display from our 2nd year students.


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21. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock May 23
Congratulations to the class of 2018 as they graduate tonight - we wish them

every success in the Leaving Certificate and in everything they do. Thanks for the

memories - it has been a privilege and a pleasure!

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22. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock May 21
Congratulations to all of our winners today at the Annual Mercy College Award

Ceremony. Lovely to welcome back past pupil - actress, director and writer - Leah Moore as our guest speaker

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23. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock May 18
DJ Ciara on the decks. Sumo suits, bouncy castle. Sunshine and the ice cream van

has arrived!


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24. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock May 18
Sports Day in full swing in Mercy College.

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25. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock May 17
More great talent on display tonight as soloists and choirs performed at Mercy Melodies.

Many thanks to Ms. Kelly & Ms. McQuaid for another super show.



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26. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock May 16
Another great day in a busy month for Mercy! Display Day for our Asdan students,

certificate presentations, wonderful singing and even strawberries and cream. Well done all!


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27. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock May 15
Another enjoyable step back in time - 2nd year History trip. 1798

Rebellion centre and Vinegar Hill.

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28. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock May 11
Wonderful weather and lots to learn and enjoy on our 1st year History trip to Wexford yesterday.


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29. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock May 5
More fun in the sun for our gaelgeoirí in Acla - thanks to our two Ms Dorgans for organising

such a great trip.


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30. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock May 1
Our Gaelgeoirí from 2nd & 5th year getting ready for bog jumping and wall climbing in

Coláiste Acla.


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31. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Apr 26
Delighted to receive our plaque marking our 10 year involvement with Business in the

Community and our BITC company Office Depot. Thanks to Germaine Noonan and all the

BITC team.

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32. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Apr 25
Our SEN/ASDAN girls and the SNAs and teachers are enjoying their day

at Airfield House & Gardens today.


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33.  Mercy Coolock Retweeted

Aisling Kennedy? @AisMcKennedy Apr 23
Wrapping up 10th year of @BITCIreland Skills@work programme-what a milestone! 5th

year students of @mcoolock did a wonderful job thanking & feeding back learnings to

their link company @officedepot @Action_On_Ed


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34. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Apr 21
Have a look at our Mercy College TY videos for the DCU UniTY awards by looking up Unity DCU

on youtube - go to videos and scroll down to see the great videos on a range of topics from the

Mercy girls.
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36. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Apr 20
Glorious day at a wonderful event - well done to all involved - Mercy College students, staff

& parents & the 5th class girls from Scoil Chaitríona who joined us for our annual 5k run &

especially Ms. Bennett & Mr. Burke.


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37. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Apr 20
Looking foward to our Mercy College whole school 5k in St. Anne's Park today. Beautiful

weather promised! Thanks to sponsors AIG and our organising team.

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38. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Apr 18
TY students taking to the water in beautiful Carlingford.


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39. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Apr 17
Well done to our u14 squad members who participated in today's GAA blitz in Abbotstown.

Thanks to coaches Ms. Bennett, Ms. Tyrrell & Sinéad Murray, 5th year.

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40. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Apr 17
Our sincere thanks to the team from Office Depot for taking the time to do mock interviews

with our 5th years yesterday.
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41. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Apr 13
Our Green Committee, coordinated by Elaine Dunwoody, with the help of our super

SNA team, marked National Workplace Wellbeing Day with gifts to grow for every

teacher - the challenge ahead is to see who has the greenest fingers!


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42. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Apr 11
Take a look at this week's Northside People for a great article on our Diversity Committee's

Erasmus project 'What's Ours Is Yours' and their visit to Barcelona.
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43. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Apr 11
MCC soccer squad supporting the ROI Women's National team last night in Tallaght Stadium.


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44. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Apr 10
Best of luck to Mercy College's member of staff Amber Barrett and the rest of the ROI

senior women's soccer team in tonight's World Cup game
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45. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 22
All prepared for the Diversity Football Tournament - good luck Germany v China!

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46. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 22
Minister Bruton answers some questions for the TY girls.

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47. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 22
TY girls explain their work on positive mental health to Minister Bruton at MCC today.


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48. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 22
MCC TY 'Worriers to Warriors' looking forward to welcoming Minister for Education

Richard Bruton to Mercy College today.
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49. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 21
MCC Diversity Soccer is coming to a close. Congrats 1st yrs Brandon and class 5.1 who

have made it to the final!


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50. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 14
Great mention for MCC's 'Worriers to Warriors' in Gene Kerrigan's opinion piece on

YSI Showcase in the Sunday Independent of March 11th.
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51. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 14
Celebrating Diversity through football.


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52. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 14
Looking forward to the finals of the Diversity Football Tournament. Teams

representing Germany, Belgium, Vietnam, Wales, Portugal and more!
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53. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 14
Diversity Football Tournament down to the final rounds. Well done to all involved

especially Ms. Comer.


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54. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 13
Three of our student leaders attend the CEIST Student Leadership conference in

St. Pat's/DCU.

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55. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 8
Throwback Thursday - Mercy meets Scotland and Spain - on Mercy Street, Barcelona!

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56. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 8
Best of luck to MCC soccer team, Mr. Walsh and Ms. Bennett as they head off to take on

Loreto Mullingar today!
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57. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 6
Presentation time in Croke Park at the Student Enterprise Awards.


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58. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 6
Best Display winners - Student Enterprise Awards

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59. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 6
Découpage Crew - Perpetual Trophy winners - Student Enterprise Awards.

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60. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 6
2nd year entrepreneurs

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61. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 6
Great day all round for MCC! Congrats to our TY teams, Ms. Higgins & the 2nd yrs who

have won two prizes at the Student Enterprise Awards!!
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62. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 6


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63. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 6
Second great YSI Speak Out - Ty 4.1 & Ms. Devaux - road safety.


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64. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 6
MCC at YSI Speak Out 'Worriers to Warriors'


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65. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 6
So proud of our 4.2 'Worriers to Warriors' and Ms. Comer at their YSI Speak Out in the

Mansion House.


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66. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Mar 4
Mercy College will re-open at 9.00 am tomorrow. Lookong forward to seeing you all.

Stay safe on your journey.
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67. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Feb 28
Following advice from the National Emergency Coordination Centre and DES, Mercy

College will remain closed on Thursday and Friday. Stay safe
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68. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Feb 28
Due to the status red weather alert and the likelihood of more snow, Mercy College will

be closed today.
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69. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Feb 26
Senior cycle History students learning about Siege of Derry and the Apprentice Boys on

their visit north today.

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70. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Feb 25


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71. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Feb 25
Thanks to the Student Council, Ms. Conneely, Monica, Kathleen & Carol who prepared

and hosted a Fabulous Friday Breakfast for our 6th years.
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72. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Feb 22
Sharing their musical talents with new Catalan and Scottish friends. So proud of our

Mercy girls and staff!

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73. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Feb 21
Ice cream on Las Ramblas - yum!


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74. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Feb 21
Having a ball in Barcelona - Mercy girls visit Parc Güell and the Sagrada Familia.


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75. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Feb 19
Bon voyage to our Diversity Committee and teachers Ms. Kelly, Ms. Roche & Ms. Comer -

off to Barcelona on Erasmus.

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76. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Feb 6
Well done to our 2nd year basketball squad on their great win today!
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77. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Jan 22
Great win for MCC soccer team today - well done to players and coaches!

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78. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock Jan 11
Delighted to welcome back past pupils Hannah Behan and Lauren McDonagh, currently

studying English & History and Graphic Design respectively
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79. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 21 Dec 2017
Hampers all ready to go to St. Vincent de Paul thanks to the generosity of students,

staff and the Mercy sisters community in Coolock House.
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80. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 20 Dec 2017
Beautiful music from soloists, choirs, violinists & our parents choir at Carols by Candlelight'

+ €430 in aid of VDP

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81. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 19 Dec 2017
Awards all round for our 1st yrs this week. Well done to our Word Millionaires and our Perfect

Attendance Certificate recipients!

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82. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 8 Dec 2017


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83. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 8 Dec 2017
Great creativity and business acumen on display at the Mercy College Christmas Craft Fair today.

Well done all!

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84. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 6 Dec 2017
Enjoying the joint production - Mercy College TY and Scoil Chaitríona Cailíní - The Grinch.

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85. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 1 Dec 2017
Final result: 3-1 to MCC. Well done to coaches and team, especially hat-trick hero Keisha Hutton.

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86. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 1 Dec 2017
Mercy 3-0 up against Killester - great performances all round! Keep it up!


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87. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 30 Nov 2017
Beautiful reading of Patrick Kavanagh's Advent by Ms. Finnerty today to mark the 50th

anniversary of the poet's death.
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88. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 28 Nov 2017


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89. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 28 Nov 2017
Mercy girls providing great entertainment at DCU tonight. Well done Charley McGrane,

Lauren Carroll, Shenika Murphy & Rachel McLoughlin!

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90. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 28 Nov 2017
Mercy 3rd years receiving their Achievement Awards. We are very proud of you all!


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91. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 28 Nov 2017

Celebrating success at DCU!


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92. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 27 Nov 2017
Looking forward to tomorrow's DCU Achievement Awards - 20 students will pick up awards

for Academics; Sport; Creativity & Community Spirit.
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93. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 24 Nov 2017
Well done to our cadet volleyball girls who topped their group today, and to the juniors

who won their friendly games. V proud of you all.
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94. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 24 Nov 2017
Well done to the MCC volleyball team on their win v Loreto Swords. Santa Sabina and

Ashbourne CS still to play.

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95. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 20 Nov 2017
Lovely to welcome back past pupil & former ROI international soccer player Kerri Ryan, before

she heads off to Oz - a new adventure beckons!
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96. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 17 Nov 2017
Congrats to our 1st Year Science Week quiz winners, pictured here with Ms. Bennett and

Sidney the Skeleton.


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97. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 13 Nov 2017
Congrats to our u17 soccer team girls who won 5-3 today. Also great achievement by 2nd

year Robyn Lawlor who has received her black belt.
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98. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 7 Nov 2017
V proud of our 1st year Futsal team, who made it through to the final today and were narrowly

beaten 3-2 by Ringsend

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99. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 27 Oct 2017
Fab dress up day for our 6th years in MCC. Over €300 raised for Aware. Happy Halloween!
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100. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 19 Oct 2017
Ciao di Firenze. Just arrived in this beautiful city for our senior Art trip.


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101. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 19 Oct 2017

Delighted to welcome students and teachers from Vestby High School in Norway to Mercy

College today.

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102. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 16 Oct 2017
Following directive from Minister for Education, Mercy College will remain closed tomorrow

Tuesday 17th October.
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103. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 15 Oct 2017
In light of an imminent change of status for all counties to red, Mercy College will be closed

tomorrow. Sleep well and stay safe!
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104. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 28 Sep 2017
The nearest the Mayo colours got to Sam!

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105. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 28 Sep 2017

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106. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 28 Sep 2017

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107. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 28 Sep 2017

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108. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 28 Sep 2017
Fab day in Mercy with Sam! Even the Mayo teachers wore blue! Thanks to Cormac, Jack,

Johnny, John, James and Dean.

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109. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 27 Sep 2017
Looking forward to welcoming Sam and some of the three-in-a-row winning team to Mercy

College tomorrow!
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110. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 18 Sep 2017
Thanks to all staff and students who made tonight's Open Night such a success. It was

wonderful to welcome so many girls and their parents.
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111. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 17 Sep 2017
Best of luck to Mercy teacher Cormac Costello and all of the boys in blue as they take on

Mayo in the All-Ireland. COYBIB - Three in a row!
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112. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 13 Sep 2017
Well done to all of our Junior Cert class of 2017 who did so well in the exams. We are very

proud of each of them!
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113. Mercy Coolock? @mcoolock 6 Sep 2017
Congratulations to the beautiful, elegant Class of 2017, enjoying their Debs Ball in

Dunboyne Castle tonight. It was a pleasure to be there!
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Wishing all of our MCC Debutantes a wonderful evening.

 https://pbs.twimg.com/profile_images/1277275008/twittercrest_bigger.jpgMercy Coolock‏ @mcoolock Sep 4

More visitors today! Lovely to welcome back two more past pupils to Mercy - professional dancer and dance teacher Cody Duff and actress, writer and director Leah Moore dropped in to say hello.



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Our Senior Student Librarians following their badge presentation today. We wish Zoe, Nina, Sophie, Cameron and Aicha well for the year ahead, working under the wonderful guidance and direction of Ms. O'Hanlon.


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