Megan Beattie nominated for Sky’s “Student of the Year”

Updated: June 5, 2015

Congratulations to Monkstown Community School year 11 pupil Megan Beattie on receiving a medal of achievement from Sky Sports Living for Sport mentor and double Paralympic Gold medallist Dr. Michael McKillop on Friday 29th May.


Megan was nominated for the “Student of the Year” award in which she was the only participant to qualify to the final stages of the shortlisting process from Northern Ireland. Megan has consistently been top of her GCSE PE class and also a member of the school netball, hockey and athletics teams for the last 5 years. She has represented the Northern Ireland Girls football team at U15, U16 and recently played in the UEFA U17 Championship Round against Austria, Czech Republic and Ukraine.


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Megan Beattie receiving her award from double-gold medalist Paralympian Dr. Michael Mckillop.