Excellence in Education 2018


This award recognises the efforts of a school that achieves “excellence in education” through the development of student and /or teacher IT skills.  The award will go to the school (Primary or Post Primary) that demonstrates an outstanding technology initiative that benefits the school and/or local region.


  1. Award is open to primary and post primary sectors
  2. Schools must be based in Cork City or County
  3. Initiatives which enable students to develop software and/or hardware design and development skills will be prioritised (as distinct from using IT for multimedia, simple website or MS PowerPoint presentations)


And the Finalists are:

  • Gaelcholaiste Mhuire AG
  • North Monastery Secondary School
  • Beaumont Girls School



  • Michael Loftus, CIT
  • Grainne Bagnall, Steam Education
  • Avril Ronan, Trend Micro


Nominations are now Closed