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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09Feb 2020

DCS Prospectus 2020

Our 2020 Prospectus is now available to view below and on our General Info Menu. I look forward to calling into the local National Schools and meeting the 6th class students over the coming weeks with information packs and enrolment forms. Reminder: Our open night for incoming 1st years is taking place Thursday, 27th Feb …

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05Jan 2020

Welcome Back to a New Term

Happy New Year and welcome to a new term in DCS. School resumes tomorrow the 6th Jan as per our calendar. After school study will also resume tomorrow. Only students who have returned a signed slip will have received a text about payment. If you have forgotten or lost the letter you can email us …

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24Dec 2019

End of Year fun

Well done to our Student Council on the excellent end of year entertainment that they organised for us on Friday and the effort they put into decorating our school in the run-up to Christmas. Also thanks to our choir and Religion Department for the lovely Carol service we had.

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