January 2018 saw the retirement of Deputy Principal, Mr Pat Hamilton. As a parting gift to the school, Mr Hamilton donated a beautiful perpetual trophy, in wood and bronze, depicting the death of Cúchulainn. This is to be awarded for Outstanding Achievement and staff decided that it should be presented on a monthly basis to a boy or girl who shows exceptional qualities during the month in question. There will be nine nominations each month representing individual classes and successful nominees each receive a certificate acknowledging their achievement with one deserving candidate receiving the trophy.