Limavady Grammar School Hall of Fame

Student Name: Rachel O’Connor


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  • Rachel Oconnor

Current location in the world It changes a lot. Sometimes I’m home in Drumsurn and other times I’m in London.
Primary School you attendedSt. Matthew’s Drumsurn
Years you were a pupil at LGS2008-2014
QualificationsGCSEs & AS Levels

Life @ LGS

AchievementsJunior Prefect
Extra-curricular activities you took part in Hockey team, Hockey Cheltenham Tour, Netball team, Tennis, School Choir, School Shows, Spanish Exchange.
Most memorable moment from your time at LGS?I loved rehearsing and performing in all of the School Shows but playing the role of Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz has to be my favourite memory. I loved every minute and laughed the entire time.
If you could give advice to your teenage self, what would it be?Please stop worrying about what people think of you.

Life after LGS

Current OccupationSinger/Songwriter
DescriptionI’m currently working on my own music in order to release an album in the near future. I’m getting help from top writers/producers in London and I am loving every minute.
Previous RolesSinger in Michael Flatley’s Lord Of The Dance
DescriptionI toured with the show for two years performing 8 shows a week. I got to see the world and meet incredible people along the way.
Greatest achievement since leaving LGS?
Performing at The London Palladium and Wembley Arena with Michael Flatley himself.