06May 2021

Darkness into Light 8th of May

This Saturday morning, tens of thousands of people across the country will take part in the 2021 Darkness into Light walk to raise funds for Pieta House.  Unfortunately, due to COVID restrictions, we are unable to hold this walk for all who would like to join us in Dunmore CS but you are encouraged to …

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27Apr 2021

DCS Darkness Into Light 2021

This year in place of our DCS Run, we are participating in the annual ‘Darkness into Light’ walk to raise much-needed funds for Pieta House. Pieta House provides a free service to people who are in suicidal distress, those who engage in self-harm, and those bereaved by suicide. All of the services are provided free of …

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26Apr 2021

Extension to Dunmore CS

We are delighted to inform you that, further to an application to the Department of Education for additional accommodation, we have just received approval for six new classrooms for our school. This extension will comprise of: a two classroom SEN base, a sensory garden, a safe play area, two general classrooms, a Music room and …

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25Apr 2021

Mental Health Wellbeing Webinars for Parents

Monday April 26th 7pm-8pm: “Promoting positive mental health in young people”. This talk will be given by Professor Eilis Hennessy, Developmental Psychologist from the School of Psychology University College Dublin.  Monday May 10th 7pm-8pm: “Managing school stress”. This talk will be provided by Dr Elizabeth Charles, Senior Educational Psychologist from NEPS (National Educational Psychology Service). …

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25Apr 2021

Enterprise Final – National Final

Well done to our Second Year Business Class who came first in the Intermediate section of the County Final of the Enterprise Competition.  They won €250.  Their idea solves a problem in every household, pairing socks in the laundry.  How many of you have bags of odd socks in your home?  Solve this problem by …

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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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