Month: <span>January 2020</span>

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29Jan 2020

1st Year Parent Teacher Meeting

As notified in a previous text, due to industrial action, our 1st Year Parent-Teacher meeting is now taking place next Monday, the 3rd Feb from 4:15 in the Sports Hall. Apologies for the short notice. Please note, 1st Year students are not requested to attend with their parents/guardians for this meeting.

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29Jan 2020

Break The Seal Project with NUIG

Some of our Transition Year students attended ‘Break the Seal’ project at NUIG yesterday. This project focuses on connecting second-level students to the archival material, primary sources and collections of the James Hardiman Library at NUIG. The students will write a research study report on an event in history that interests them. Once completed It …

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29Jan 2020

Juvenile boys vs Foxford

Last Thursday saw us commandeer a spot in the juvenile boys’ football Connacht quarter-finals, but it wasn’t without grit, determination and fight. We played Foxford in a knockout round and they made us work for it. A strong start saw Dunmore dominate play and our skillful attacks intimidated Foxford’s backline and indeed goal, similarly a …

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20Jan 2020

Green Schools – Water Bottle Filler

Special thanks to Mark Molloy, Environmental Awareness Officer of Galway County Council, who came to visit our Green Schools Committee last week to talk to them about the importance of water conservation and reducing the use of plastic bottles. Thanks to the help of Mark, and the generous sponsorship of Galway County Council we had …

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20Jan 2020

TY French class

Last week in French class,, the TYs learnt about the ‘galette des rois’, a cake traditionally eaten in France during January to celebrate Epiphany. Félicitations to Javier and Molly who found the ‘fève’ and were crowned King and Queen for the day! 

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20Jan 2020

Climate Action Workshop

Last week the 2B CSPE class had a Climate Action Workshop with a representative from the SEAI. Following on from the SEAI’s and the Dept Of Educations Deep Energy Retrofit Pilot grant, where Dunmore CS received huge funding last summer to make our school more energy-efficient, our 2B class decided to enter the One Good …

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19Jan 2020

U19 All Ireland Basketball Play-offs

Best of luck to our Senior lads who travel to Sligo IT today to participate in the All Ireland Play-offs. We play Grange PP Sligo & De la Salle Dundalk. Winners go forward to the next stage of the competition. 

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17Jan 2020

2nd Year Parent-Student-Teacher Meeting

As per our calendar, the 2nd Year Parent Student Teacher Meeting takes place next Thursday the 23rd January at 4:15pm in the Sports Hall. 2nd Year students are asked to accompany their parent/guardian to this meeting. We would appreciate if you could please notify the Main Office @ 093 38203 by 1:15 pm on Thursday if you are …

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16Jan 2020

Best of Luck to Dunmore Musical Society

Best wishes to the cast and crew of Dunmore Musical Society on their production ‘Showtime 2020’ – the very best of 25 years, which opens tonight in the school auditorium at 8:00 pm. We are delighted to see several of our current and past students and staff sharing their talents in the production. Performances include …

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