Form 6 student Esther has been announced as the runner up in the 2020 German Essay Writing competition hosted by the Irish Austrian Society.She was due to attend a reception and prizegiving ceremony with the Austrian ambassador, Dr. Thomas Nader, at his official residence on Ailesbury Road, Dublin. Unfortunately, current restrictions mean this presentation cannot take place.
Esther's essay examined the significance of the Salzburg Festival in Austria, on this the 100th anniversary of the festival.
We congratulate Esther on her excellent achievement and on being one of only two Senior students nationally to place in this competition. Gratuliere!