Congratulations to Gerard Sherry who received a prestigious award at the recent Engineering and Technology Teacher’s Association Conference held in Gorey, Co. Wexford. Gerard came 9th out of over 1,600 students who sat the ordinary level Junior Certificate metalwork exam. Gerard attended St. Patrick’s N.S. Clara, before transferring to Beech Hill College and has studied Metalwork for the past three years with Mr. Murray and Mr. Mc Ardle. This award recognised Gerard’s excellent written work in the exam and his attention to detail in the construction of his fly-around aeroplane. Gerard’s aeroplane will be on show in the metalwork room in Beech Hill College tonight for the Open Night beginning at 6.30pm. All welcome!