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11Jun 2016

Mini marathon 2015

Our present 3rd & 5th years presenting a cheque to Chloe Brennan 5th year who accepted the cheque on behalf of the County Roscommon Association supporting People with Special Needs. Ms McManus travelled with the girls last year to Dublin.

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14Apr 2016

Good luck to Our TY CANSAT Finalists today

Good luck to our transition year team who compete in the national finals of CANSAT in Birr Castle today, Friday 15th. The competition is run in conjunction with European Space Education Resource Office (ESERO), European Space Agency (ESA), Science Foundation Ireland (SFI), Cork Electronics Industry Association (CEIA) and Galway Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT). Their …

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07Apr 2016

Dunmore CS Students win GMIT CANSAT regional Final.

Two transition year teams participated in the local GMIT regional Cansat final, with Team CAN-Struction being victorious on the day. They will now compete in the national finals in Birr on Friday April 15th. The competition is an Engineering-Science Technology Project run by the European Space Agency.The aim of the competition is to design and …

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27Jan 2016

Transition Year Cansat

Congratulations to Team CAN-a-Bits (best video) and Team CAN-struction (most work done to date) who have succeeded in winning all categories of the preliminary round of the CANSAT competition hosted by GMIT. https://www.facebook.com/Gmit-CanSat-923640067646096/?fref=ts CanSat is a simulation of a real satellite, integrated within the volume and shape of a soft drink can. The challenge for …

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17Dec 2015

Google Call to Code competition

Our first year students took part in a computer coding programme taught by  students in our school from September to November, culminating in the  Google  Call to Code competition. 2 of our students, Emma Kelly and Conall Walsh came in the top students in Ireland. Well done!   (L.McGovern)

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16Dec 2015

Call to Code 2015

Some of our first year students took part in the Call to Code 2015 today. Further details on this are available on https://code.org/learn    (D. Quinn)

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04Nov 2015

George Boole Day

Students putting Boolean logic into practice in their Maths class to celebrate George Boole day. L.McGovern

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