imta 2All first years took part in the first round of the Junior Irish Maths Competition on Wednesday, 28 February. The turnout was excellent despite some inevitable absences due to snow.

The highest scoring students will be called to the regional final in Tullamore in May.

Last year Emma Harmon, Clare Reidy, Elle Lennon and Ema Afedoaci were invited to attend the 23rd final of the Irish Junior Maths Competition in Tullamore on 12 May.Β  The event was held in the Tullamore Court Hotel and at the end of the night Emma Harmon emerged as joint winner while Clare Reidy finished in joint fourth place.