For now, we have selected some past pupils and former teachers who have made a name for themselves in the fields of sport and media. We welcome suggestions for additions to this page.
Read about Andy Moran and other past pupils who are/were GAA stars for Mayo, Roscommon and Sligo. Click here »
Read about Barry Solan, Arsenal FC coach and our other past pupils who are now famous stars in different sports. Click here »
Read about Teresa O’Malley, former teacher in our school and now Head of News MWR, and past pupils who are also well known names in media. Click here »
Shairoze Akram: All-Ireland Minor and U-21 medals with Mayo. First Pakistani to play GAA at intercounty level in Ireland.
Grant Deeney: Played minor intercounty football with Roscommon
David Drake: Mayo senior intercounty footballer and Ballaghaderreen club player
Stephen Drake: All-Ireland U-21 runners-up with Mayo; U-21 Club title; Senior Club titles x2
Darragh Dunne: All-Ireland minor medal with Mayo 2013
Cian Hanley: Mayo intercounty footballer and Ballaghaderreen club player; Spent over 3 years with Australian Rules Football. All-Ireland winning minor captain
David Kilcullen: Played with Mayo Senior team 2010; Senior Club titles x2; U-21 Club titles x3
James Kilcullen: Connacht Senior title with Mayo Seniors; U-21 Club title; Senior Club titles x2. Played with Sligo senior team.
Ryan Lynch: All-Ireland U-21 medal with Mayo
Seán Mangan: Played senior intercounty football with Mayo
James Mitchell: Mayo All-Ireland winning minor team coach 2013
Michael Solan: Management Leitrim GAA Senior Football Team; U21 Mayo All-Ireland Winner Manager 2016; Past U20 Mayo Manager, Former teacher in St. Attracta’s N.S.
Andy Moran: Manager, Leitrim GAA Senior Football; Mayo intercounty footballer and Ballaghaderreen club player; Footballer of the Year 2017; GAA All Stars x2; Connacht Senior Football Championship x8 medals; Sigerson Cup x3; Connacht Under-21 Football Championship x2; Connacht Minor Football Championship x2; Mayo Senior Football Championship x2; All-Ireland Senior Football Championship: Runner-Up (6) All-Ireland league champion’s medal 2019
Listen to this enjoyable MWR radio interview. Ms. Clare McBrien, teacher in St. Attracta’s N.S., talks about her past pupil Andy Moran.
Patrick Callaghan: Roscommon Sports Star Award for Golf 2014; Irish Open U-13 champion 2014; U-14 & U-16 Connacht Boys’ Champion; 2016 Winning team member at U-16 Quadrangular Tournament in Wales
Amy Corrigan: All-Ireland Handball Minor title (singles); All-Ireland Handball Senior title (doubles); Gold Community Games Handball medals x2; USHA Tournament – American handball title
Ronan Kelly: Five times World Champion Irish Dancer
Adam McAllister: Irish Badminton international – played at international level since he was 12 years old; Represented Ireland at European championships x4; 2017 U-17 National Championship Winner. Currently playing with Leinster senior team.
Barry Solan: Arsenal FC coach
Teresa O’Malley: Head of News with Mid-West Radio; Former teacher at St. Attracta’s N.S.
Eunice Moran: Broadcaster with Mid-West Radio
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