Blog Posts

22Apr 2021

Dunmore Transition Years Learn about Cars and Road Safety!!!

On Thursday 15th April, our 35 Transition Year students had a very enjoyable day learning about cars, road safety and basic car maintenance. They were very lucky to get the chance to spend an interesting day outside in the glorious sunshine. Thank you to the Irish school of excellence ( and their staff for a …

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26Mar 2021

West of Ireland Women’s Mini Marathon – Teens Target 30

An opportunity for teen girls to #getactive and raise funds for charity at the same time.Event takes place May Bank Holiday weeken. Be great to see as many girls as possible taking part.   Mini Marathon ‘It’s for Girls’ now open for registration! you sign up, to help you get ready, you can also avail of a  ‘FREE …

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25Mar 2021

Senior Cycle Enrolment

Thanks to everyone who turned up to our Senior Cycle information meeting online tonight. All relevant information had been added to our Senior Cycle Enrolment page including information videos on all the programmes we currently offer and information videos on all the senior cycle option subjects available to your child.  The password to this page …

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22Mar 2021

Senior Cycle Enrolment 2021-2022

At 7 pm (Note Time change) this Thursday, the 25th of March, we will hold a brief online meeting to advise parents/guardians of our 3rd year and TY students on the enrolment process for your son or daughter moving into senior cycle. A link to the meeting will be emailed to your child’s school based …

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19Mar 2021

20 Week Assessment Reports

1st, 2nd, 3rd, TY and 5th year Reports for our 20 Week assessments are now available online via our VSWare system at (1st, 2nd, 3rd and 5th year reports can be downloaded by clicking on the ACTIONS button.) I’ve included a PDF to explain how to view and download the reports and a short video to …

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18Mar 2021

Galway Student Enterprise Finals

Best of luck to all of our students who are taking part in the Student Enterprise competition. The Galway County finals takes place tomorrow at 12pm and can be watched on the following link Students from 1st Year, 2nd Year & TY are taking part. It is a wonderful competition where students get the …

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17Mar 2021

Happy St Patrick’s Day

Wishing all of Dunmore Community School’s students, parents, staff and the wider community a very happy  St. Patrick’s Day.

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09Mar 2021

LC/LCA Self Service Portal 2021

The Candidate Self Service Portal (CSSP) is a service provided by the State Examinations Commission (SEC) and the Department of Education for 6th year candidates entered for the 2021 Leaving Certificate. The Candidate portal will open at 12 Noon on Wednesday 10 March and close at 6 pm on Tuesday 16 March. The Leaving Certificate …

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27Feb 2021

Letter from Deputy Chief Medical Officer to parents and guardians

We have been asked to distribute the attached letter from Dr. Ronan Glynn, Deputy Chief Medical Officer to all parents/guardians. Our priority is to ensure a safe return to schools for students, their families and school staff, which is why we have recommended a phased return to in-school learning. – Dr. Ronan Glynn Here in …

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24Feb 2021

Letter from Minister for Education to parents/guardians

Further to the public announcement in relation to the reopening of schools, please see a letter from the Minister of Education we have been asked to distribute to parents/guardians. * On Monday 1st March final year Leaving Certificate students will return to in-school provision.   * Monday 15th March is the target date for the …

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