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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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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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11Dec 2021

Tuam AC Juveniles Success – Congrats Saoirse and Sarah

Well done to our 2 of our girls on their continued success in Athletics with Tuam AC Juveniles last Sunday in Kilkenny. Saoirse Hunter was 1st home from Tuam AC, 2nd home from Galway and 6th home from Connacht and Sarah Hartnett was 2nd home from Tuam AC and 3rd home from Galway. They had …

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11Dec 2021

Best of Luck Daithí

Best of luck to Daithí Gannon, 2nd year, and the U14 RDYSL Roscommon team who are playing in the final of the Kennedy Cup today in UL.

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08Dec 2021

School Reopening

The Department is advising that schools throughout the country will open tomorrow as usual. The Department would like to thank school communities, staff, students and parents, as well as the emergency services for their support during Storm Barra.

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07Dec 2021

School Closed 8th Dec

Due to the high winds forecast for tonight, the Dept of Ed has instructed schools in counties with a Red or Orange warning to remain closed again tomorrow, the 8th Dec. Therefore, we will remain closed tomorrow and reopen on Thursday morning. This is to ensure the health and safety of the school body and …

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06Dec 2021

School Closure due to Storm Barra

Due to the significant nature of Storm Barra, as forecast by Met Éireann and to give sufficient notice to schools and parents/guardians, the Department is advising that all schools covered by the Red Alert and Orange warning from Met Éireann should not open tomorrow, the 7th of December.  A status orange warning has issued for counties …

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