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The Y14 English Language students who judged the competition - View Full Size Image
The Y14 English Language students who judged the competition
29/01/2018 WORD OF THE YEAR - OPEN DAY COMPETITION

On Open Day 2018 a Word of the Year competition was held among visitors from Primary Schools to the English Department.  There was great enthusiasm for this – thank you to all our visiting pupils for their suggestions!

With some guidance from Mrs Pepin and Mrs McCool, the Year 14 English Language class judged the competition.
The finalists were:

Literally:   Siofra Gallagher, Termoncanice PS and Emma, St Malachy’s PS
Dab: Harvey Hayes, DH Christie Memorial PS
Bae (Before All Else): Aimee Gibson from Millburn PS. 
Trump: Ronan Watterson, St Joseph’s PS Dunloy 
Slime: Amy Carlin, St Joseph’s PS Dunloy  
Dilapidated: Stefan Boyd, St Columba’s PS 
Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis: Conor McCool, Roe Valley Integrated PS.

However the overall winner was Hope, by Emmett O’Brien from Termoncanice PS Limavady.