A number of students who achieved exceptional academic results in the 2016 public exams received special awards at the 2016 Ardscoil na Trionoide Carol Service.

Adam Bowden was rewarded for his exceptional Leaving Certificate results, fifth year Angela Joy was featured because of she achieved the highest marks in the country in the 2016 Junior Certificate Tech. Graph paper and twins Hollie and Aimee O’Brien were awarded for both achieving maximum grades in all their Junior Certificate subjects.