Congratulations to all 2017 Scratch Competition entrants and thank you for all your hard work and for your highly creative and entertaining Scratch project submissions.
We had a difficult job selecting 30 projects to proceed to the national finals, from over 545 entries all around the country. We have been through 2 rounds of judging from over 50 judges and the standard of Scratch projects created this year was very high.
We are delighted to announce that the following projects have been selected to proceed to the Scratch Competition National Finals Wednesday 26th April 2017:
|Animate (Sarah Keane)||Coderdojo Malahide, Co. Dublin|
|Arcade Invader||St Mary’s Primary School, Co. Meath|
|Bash Street kids in trouble (Sam O’Connell)||Coderdojo Malahide, Co. Dublin|
|Biodiversity||Rathkeale 2 NS, Co. Limerick|
|Candy Adventures||Scoil Mhuire gan Smál, Co. Carlow|
|Cop vs Robber||Gaelscoil Eiscir Riada, Co. Dublin|
|Crazy Car Parking Simulator||Barry Brett, Co. Mayo|
|Dodgy Cars||CoderDojo Clonakilty, Co. Cork|
|Dragon Knights||Grange Post Primary, Co. Sligo|
|Ghost Chase||Willow Park School, Co. Dublin|
|Grace Hopper||St Johns School, Co. Limerick|
|Life Simulator||Midleton CBS Primary, Co. Cork|
|Marvelous Macaroons||St. Mary’s & St. Gerard’s N.S., Co. Wicklow|
|Maths Penalties||Ratoath Senior National School, Co. Meath|
|Matthew N||Willow Park School, Co. Dublin|
|Maze 2||Grange Post Primary, Co. Sligo|
|Mazes of Doom||St. Mary’s National School, Co. Westmeath|
|On the Farm by Padraic||Cloghans Hill NS, Galway|
|Perception||St. Olivers Community College, Co. Louth|
|Princess Penelope’s Quest||St Johns School, Co. Limerick|
|Shotgun Kitty Kat 2||Scoil An Spioraid Naoimh, Co. Limerick|
|Star Wars Maths Game by Cian||Cloghans Hill NS, Galway|
|Teaching Farm Safety||Bailieborough Community School, Co. Cavan|
|The Crickenbawn||Tullamore College, Co. Offaly|
|The Maze||Grange Post Primary, Co. Sligo|
|The Solar System||CoderDojo Kinvara, Co. Galway|
|The Solar System||St. Mary’s & St. Gerard’s N.S., Co. Wicklow|
|The Talent Show||Clonroche National School, Co. Wexford|
|Tiernans Ninja Slayer Game||Cloghans Hill Coder Dojo, Co. Mayo|
|Virtual World||CoderDojo Clonakilty, Co. Cork|
The finals will take place in the Kemmy Business School, University Limerick from 10:30am to 3:00pm on Wednesday 26th April. All are welcome to attend this event.
See here for directions to the Kemmy Business School.
Once again, thank you all for your great efforts. Certificates will be awarded to all students that entered the competition in May 2017.
We will be in touch with all finalists over the coming days via email.
(Please note the following results are provisional based on the information provided by entrants to the competition, some changes may be made upon clarification of project details.)