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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22Feb 2021

Virtual Enrolment open

We are delighted to launch our redesigned website to coincide with our Virtual Enrolment for the 2021-2022 school year. Please visit our homepage at for enrolment information. We look forward to meeting our incoming 1st years and their parents/guardians, as soon as it is safe to do so. Before enrolling, please take some time …

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06Feb 2021

Virtual Enrolment 2021: 22nd Feb – 5th March 2021

Unfortunately, this year, we are unable to invite you to join us in our school for our annual Open and Enrolment Night. This night is one of the highlights of our school calendar, as our students and staff get the opportunity to showcase our wonderful school to our prospective students and highlight the wide variety …

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04Feb 2021

RTE2 Junk Kouture

Congrats to Sarah, Niamh and Riya having reached the final of Junk Kouture with their design Efflorescence; Michelle Visage’s favourite design in the Western Region! Sarah’s performance tonight was absolutely brilliant. We’re so proud of you all. The public vote is open again tomorrow so please keep voting for our girls.

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03Feb 2021

Junk Kouture Online Daily Voting

A reminder to everyone to please keep voting daily for Efflorescence. We currently have the 5th highest number of votes nationally, but we need a big push to get us to the top! Please ask your parents, siblings, aunts, uncles, cousins, grandparents, great grandparents, neighbours, friends and postman to pleeease give us their votes!!! Only …

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02Feb 2021

A spotlight on an upcoming talent: Caoimhe Herviaux

During this unusual and uncertain time, one thing is for certain, there is some fantastic talent in Dunmore Community School and that is evidenced time and time again! Today we would like to take the time to recognise the achievements in art of one of our fifth-year students, Caoimhe Herviaux. Caoimhe constantly wows us in …

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25Jan 2021

Junk Kouture – Grand Final

Ms Mc Manus, Ms O’Reilly and all staff and students of DCS are very proud to support Sarah Jennings, Niamh Kirrane and Riya Kudla in the final of Junk Kouture next week. Tune in to RTE 2 on February 4th from 7 – 8pm to watch the final and support our girls. Design: Efflorescence Design …

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31Dec 2020

Extended Christmas Holidays

The Department of Education has deferred reopening of schools until Monday the 11th January to allow the school community time to follow public health advice and to minimise any contacts before the return to school. In an announcement yesterday, Minister Foley said: “It is a key objective of Government that our children and school staff …

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31Dec 2020

Happy New Year 2021

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 2021.

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