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28Jan 2022

DCS wins Junior B GAA County final

Our Junior lads secured the title after a very dramatic finish in the NUIG Connacht GAA Airdome. (3-14 to 4-10) We took the lead against our opponents, Garbally College early in the first half. But, some missed chances allowed them back in the game. The game was full of excitement and there was nothing between …

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27Jan 2022

DCS shines at South Connacht Girls Cross Country

Our girls travelled to Bushfield Loughrea with Ms Grehan for the South Connacht Cross Country Championships. It was a great day for running and the girls really enjoyed getting out to represent their school for the first time ever in Cross Country. Our Tuam AC club athletes had a very successful day: Megan Healy (2nd …

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18Jan 2022

Ashling Murphy remembered

As a school community, we are shocked and saddened by the senseless and savage murder of Ashling Murphy in Tullamore last week. Words cannot describe this horrific act of violence against this young teacher going about her daily life. Our thoughts and heartfelt prayers are with her family, friends, colleagues and her students. May she …

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07Jan 2022

2nd Year Virtual Parent Student Teacher Meeting

Due to the continuing rise in COVID cases across the country, we are unable to hold our planned face to face parent-teacher meeting on Thursday the 13th of January for our 2nd years. We have opted to continue the use of our virtual face to face video conference website with you and your child.  At …

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31Dec 2021

Happy New Year 2022

On behalf of all at DCS, I would like to wish all our current and past students, their parents/guardians, staff and all associated with Dunmore Community School a Healthy and Happy 2022.

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22Dec 2021

End of Term Fun – Happy Christmas 2021

Well done to all our students, our Student Council and staff who went to great lengths to organise our end of term today. Thanks to the Religion and Music departments for organising our Christmas Carol and Prayer Service which we held outside this year. Also, huge thanks to the Student Council and the TYs who …

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18Dec 2021

2022 Calendar

TY Students have compiled a calendar featuring artwork from present and past students of DCS.  Price €6.  We would appreciate your support with this new venture.  To purchase your copy, please send €6 in on Monday with your son/daughter to secure your calendar.  There is a limited number available.

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18Dec 2021

DCS Double Regional Girls Basketball Champions!

Our U16 and U19 girls had 2 fantastic wins yesterday in the Regional Finals in Maree, Oranmore! Unbeaten throughout the whole campaign both teams showed tremendous character, determination and some super offence/defence plays in all matches.   Amazing fast breaks up the court against Mount St. Michaels Claremorris, St. Joseph’s Charlestown, Pres Tuam, and finally …

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14Dec 2021

Kennedy Cup Winners

Congratulations to Dáithí and all the Roscommon team RDYSL on their win on Saturday in the. Kennedy Cup Shield final in UL.

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13Dec 2021

U16 Boys Basketball

Our Cadet boys team (U16) have won all their group games and have qualified for the West Region semi final/finals which will be held in Ballinfoyle Community Centre on Thursday. This young team won the final when they were in first year and due to Covid, they could not progress to the All-Ireland play-offs that …

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