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In GCSE Further Mathematics Molly Brennan was placed Joint First and joint winner of the John Magaud Memorial Cup for Excellence - View Full Size Image
In GCSE Further Mathematics Molly Brennan was placed Joint First and joint winner of the John Magaud Memorial Cup for Excellence
02/05/2017 EXAMINATION ACCOLADES FOR LORETO COLLEGE STUDENT

A student from Loreto College Coleraine has been recognised among the very top students achieving A* grades in the 2016 CCEA GCSE examinations. 

Molly Brennan, who scored a total of nine A* GCSE grades and one A, was placed joint First in CCEA Further Mathematics and Third in Chemistry.  She was also placed tenth in GCSE Geography. At Loreto College’s 2016 Senior Prizegiving, Molly was presented with the Principal’s Award for GCSE, as Loreto’s top achiever in the 2016 session. 

At the CCEA Celebrating Excellence Awards event, held at Titanic Belfast on Tuesday 25th April, Molly was presented with her award for achieving first place in GCSE Further Mathematics.  Notably, Molly was the only girl among the six joint winners of the award!  Molly was also a joint recipient of the John Magaud Memorial Cup for Excellence in GCSE Further Mathematics.  Molly attended the Award ceremony with her parents and her twin brother, Oisin.

Mr Michael James, Principal of Loreto College, paid tribute to Molly’s determination, hard work and talent in congratulating her on these awards on behalf of the staff and students of Loreto College, as well as congratulating her teachers.  Mrs Geraldine Diamond, who was Molly’s teacher for GCSE Mathematics and Further Mathematics, commented on Molly’s excellence as a student throughout her GCSE studies, making her a very deserving recipient of these awards.