African Drumming Workshop

Mr Ronan McKee was in St Michael's on Wednesday 8th November, facilitating African Drumming Workshops for Year 10 pupils. As the students are studying world music, he was invited by Mrs Hanratty to give the whole year group a 'hands on' experience of African music. Over the course of the workshops the pupils were taught West African drum rhythms and were able to perform a traditional dance on Djembe drums. The boys thoroughly enjoyed it and from evaluations of the day, would highly recommend to future Year 10 students!


8M 2-6 8T 4-2 Despite having already defeated 8M in the group stages of the league, 8T went into this year’s final as very much the underdogs. 8M Form Teacher and mentor Mr McBarron had openly stated, “Lightning doesn’t strike twice. My lads will take them by minimum five points.” Mr Rasdale (their manager!!) described 8T as, “one dimensional and going to get found out.” However, they did the business again in a really competitive final down on the bottom pitch yesterday evening. This was a cracking game, extremely competitive, despite very heavy conditions underfoot. After a pre-match dispute about who would have to wear the Derrygonnelly Harps’ jerseys, both teams really got stuck into

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St Michael's College


Chanterhill Road

County Fermanagh

Northern Ireland

BT74 6DE