Student Council





Gortnahoe NS Student Council 2017/2018 



Kevin Laffan

My name is Kevin Laffan. I am eleven years old and I am in sixth class. Im the chairperson of the Student Council. I live in Boulick, just outside Gortnahoe, on a farm. My parents are Kevin and Sharon Laffan and I’ve a sister called Kate. I like golf and hurling. I support Liverpool in Soccer and Tipperary in hurling. I would like to help stop any bullying that may occur in school during my time on the student’s council.

Rachel Slattery

M y name is Rachel Slattery. I am 12 yeals old and am in 6th class. I live in Sallybog with my father Kevin, my mother Cathy, my brother Kevin and my sister Annie. My hobbies are camogie, football and soccer. What I would like to od on the Student Council are; get a Green Flag and help raise money for our school to buy new resources.

Patrick Norton

My name is Patrick Norton. I am 11 years old and I live in Graiguewood I like hurling, soccer and playing with my dog, Goldie. My mother’s name is Ann and my father’s name is Vincent. I have two sisters, Ellen and Sarah. I would like to get an Active Schools flag for our school. I support Manchester United and Tipperary.

Niamh Lanigan

My name is Niamh Lanigan. I live in Urard with my family. My parents are Helen and Johnny. My sister is Aoife and my brother is John. My favourite sport is Camogie. I love acting. I am elven years old and in 5th class. I really like doing Maths in school. Ii also play soccer. I play the violin and the piano too. I live on a farm with a lot of cows. I support Liverpool and Tipperary.

Jack Gleeson

My name is Jack and I am 10 years old. I live in Gortnahoe with my daddy Martin, mammy Anita, sisters Niamh and Saoirse. I love running and playing hurling. I have one fish. I support Gortnahoe and Tipperary. I would like to get a Green Flag for our school, while I am on the Student Council.

Tara Rae

My name is Tara Rae and I am 10 years old. I live in Graigue with my mammy Orla, my daddy Timothy and my two sisters Aoibhín and Neasa. My hobbies are reading, dancing and playing the violin. I have two pets, a cat named Soopy and a dog named Charlie. I would like to raise money for Trócairre and get a Green Flag for our school while on the Student Council. I would also like if we could introduce Taekwondo into our school.

Thomas Coady

My name is Thomas Coady and I am 9 years old. I live in Rathbeg with my daddy Darren, my mammy Sinéad, my sister Sarah and my brother Aaron. My  hobbies are soccer, hurling and art. I have two dogs named Sheba and Furby and two fish called Nemo and Cupcake.

Sarah Rochford

My name is Sarah Rochford and I am 9 years old. I live in Fennor. I have two sisters and no brothers. I have two dogs. Their names are Ricky and Bubba. My sisters are Therese and Grace. I support Tipperary and Gortnahoe. I play soccer and camogie. I also do Taekwondo and play the tin whistle. I live on a farm with lots of cows. My mammy’s name is Katrina and my daddy’s name is Pat.

Jake Lawlor

My name is Jake. I am seven years old and I am in first class. I’m a member of the Student Council. My parents are Jason and Aisling Lawlor. I have one brother called Evan and two sisters called Ella-Kate and Aoibhe Mhuire. I live in Gortnahoe and I like to read and climb.

Taylor Corbett

My name is Taylor Corbett and I am seven years old. I live in Gortnahoe with my daddy Keith, my mammy Lisa and my brother Damien. I am in second class. My hobbies are gymnastics and camogie.