Month: <span>November 2018</span>

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30Nov 2018

Parents Council Annual Fun Table Quiz

Our Parents’ Council are holding a Family Fun Table Quiz on the 6th Dec at 7:30 pm in the school. Please come along for a great night out with lots of fun, prizes and great craic. Our Quiz Master for the night is Mr Ollie Turner. Lots of spot prizes on the night – those …

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30Nov 2018

Michael Flatley Retires from DCS

Congratulations and best wishes to our Caretaker, Michael Flatley, who retired today from Dunmore CS after 34 years of tireless service to our school. We wish him all the best of health and happiness for the future and thank him sincerely for his dedication and commitment to our school and for always being there for …

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28Nov 2018

7km Forest Walk/Run

Our 4B class travelled to Ballygar recently with Ms Grehan to take on the challenge of a 7km run organised by the Transition Students in St.Mary’s Secondary School, Ballygar. It was a really enjoyable scenic run. Aryn Kenny was the first finisher from Dunmore Community School and ran a great time of 31 minutes.

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28Nov 2018

Senior Boys Basketball qualify for Finals

Our Senior team had a fantastic win over St. Raphael’s Loughrea to reach the West Region final. This was a really tough game and a “must-win” for both teams. The game was very tight throughout but Dunmore pulled away in the last quarter. The Seniors will travel with Ms Grehan to Ballinfoyle Community Centre on …

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28Nov 2018

Safe Pass Course

Well done to 20 of our Senior students who did a Safe Pass Course in school recently & all passed with flying colours. Safe Pass Training Courses are mandatory under the construction regulations 2013, The Safe Pass training programme is for construction site personnel working at any type of construction works.

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27Nov 2018

Mass of Remembrance – 7:30

Just a reminder that at 7:30 tonight our Mass of Remembrance of Past students and staff of Dunmore Community School will take place in the school auditorium. All are welcome.

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27Nov 2018

Christmas Bingo 2018 – Sunday the 2nd Dec @ 3:00 pm

The annual Dunmore Christmas Bingo fundraiser is being held in the Dunmore CS Sports Centre this Sunday, the 2nd December @ 3:00 pm. Doors open at 2:30 pm. This year, the funds raised will be divided between Temple Street Children’s Hospital and the purchase of a defibrillator for Dunmore CS. As you are probably well aware, …

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20Nov 2018

Christmas tests 6th and 3rd years

Our 3rd and 6th Year Christmas Tests 2018 are taking place between Thursday 22nd to Friday 30th November. Timetable attached below. (1st, 2nd, 5th and TY assessments the week before Christmas.)

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19Nov 2018

3rd level Information Evening for parents of 6th years

There will be a 3rd level information evening for parents of 6th-year students regarding 3rd level applications, CAO/PLC/Apprenticeships/SUSI/UCAS etc tomorrow night, Tuesday the 20th November at 7:30 pm in the school. We would strongly encourage that one parent from each household and your son/daughter in Leaving Cert attend.

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19Nov 2018

Breakfast and Lunch Update

Hopefully, all our students enjoyed the free breakfast and subsidised healthy dinners last week. From Tuesday, we are moving the free breakfast to 8:30 – 8:45 for a trial period. (It will still be available at 11:00 break but at a cost of €1.50.) We will subsidise the dinners for the next 2 days and it …

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