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In 2009, 25,000 students, 633 schools, 2,600 teachers and librarians participated in the MS READaTHON. Thank you all so much for making the campaign so successful!
Everyone who takes part in the MS READaTHON receives a thank you gift and certificate at the end of the campaign. In addition, we have a number of prizes for various lucky winners.On DEN TV in November all the entries into MS READaTHON were entered into a big prize draw. The following lucky readers won some fab prizes:
Laptop & Digital Camera
Sinead Wylde, Scoil Lorcain in Monkstown, Co Dublin
Trip for 2 to see Man Utd play at Old Trafford
Laura Gleeson, Mercy Convent Primary, Naas, Co Kildare
Caoimhe Cantwell, Bishop Harty National School, Co Tipperary
Alison McKeon, Dunboyne Senior National School, Co Meath
The 5th Prize of an Inline Scooter or Stunt Car went to David O’Reilly, Goleen, Co Cork. David wasn't able to make it to the Awards ceremony.
Kids and teens were not the only winners. The following teachers also won prizes:
1st Prize - €1,500 Holiday Voucher
Mr Greg Owen, St Mary’s Junior School, Rathmines, Dublin 6
Runner Up Prize - Weekend Break
Mrs Pauline Edwards, Moyle National School, Lifford, Co Donegal
Mr Paul Ryan, St Laurence O’Toole Girls School, Northwall, Dublin
Winning Librarian: Ken McNamara, Skibbereen Library, Co Cork
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