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15Nov 2021

National Garda Youth Award 2021

It was a very proud day for our school when our students from the What About Me? team received a National Garda Youth Award for their contribution to society. The group produced a booklet which was written by Katie Heneghan for siblings of people with Special Needs. Molly Martyn was the illustrator of the booklet. …

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09Nov 2021

Junior Girls Football

On Thursday October 14th the Dunmore girls played the Kiltimagh girls in the Junior Girls division. The weather was noticeably clear for the girls today with no rain and no sun in their eyes. We started at 11 o clock sharp, and Dunmore started with an mighty goal from Rebecca Noone. Kiltimagh responded with a …

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07Nov 2021

6th Year Virtual Parent Student Teacher Meeting

Due to the rise in COVID cases across the country, we are unable to hold our planned face to face 6th-year parent-teacher meeting on Monday the 8th November. We have opted to trial a virtual face to face video conference meeting with you and your child.  At this stage, all 6th-year parents/guardians will have received …

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02Jun 2021

Darkness into Light Walk 2021

A huge thank you to everyone that contributed and donated to our Darkness into Light fundraiser. The resheduled walk took place recently and we were delighted to be able to present a cheque for €2890 to Joe Burke from Pieta House on Friday the 28th May. Special thanks to Laura McGrath for her support in …

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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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18Oct 2020

NUIG Talk for 6th Yr students

On Monday 14th September, Ms. Caroline Duggan NUIG’s School Liasion Officer gave two informative talks to our 6A and 6B classes inline with Covid-19 guidelines. She presented information to students on the wide range of undergraduate courses that will be available to them in Sept 2021 including the re-introduction of a degree in Agricultural Science. She …

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30Aug 2020

New School Year 2020-2021

Following a few extremely busy weeks here in Dunmore Community School, we are looking forward to welcoming our students, both our existing and our new first years, back after a prolonged absence. As explained in the recent letter emailed to you all, we have put in place lots of procedures and protocols to ensure as …

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12Apr 2020

Happy Easter 2020

Wishing all our students/parents/guardians/staff and their families a very Happy Easter during these difficult times. Take care and Stay Safe. #stayathome

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12Feb 2020

Old Tuam Society visit

Special thanks to Anne Tierney, President of The Old Tuam Society who joined us in DCS last week to give a presentation to our students who are involved in Breaking the Seal. The Old Tuam Society are participating with the Breaking the SEAL Programme (BTS), an NUIG initiative programme. The programme connects second-level students to …

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