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18May 2022

Connacht Athletics Finals

A number of our young students will travel to Athlone IT tomorrow for the Connacht Athletics finals. We wish them the best of luck and we are very proud of them. They will compete in the following events having qualified in the Regional finals lately.  Lily Concannon (1st Year) 800m, Sarah Hartnett (1st Year) 1500m, …

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18May 2022

Junior Boys Excel in Connacht Final

Dunmore Community School travelled to the Centre of Excellence on Monday 16th May to play St. Josephs of Foxford in the Connacht Final. Both sides had to wait a while for this match as both teams had players involved with County U17 campaigns.  Dunmore playing against a stiff breeze in the first half played with …

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17May 2022

CPR4SCHOOLS

Last week our TY students participated in our CPR4Schools Training. The programme provides students with the skills and confidence to recognise cardiac arrest and perform hands-only CPR. Following the training students are now certified in CPR Training and know: How to recognise cardiac arrest and perform CPR How to use an AED How to assist …

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15May 2022

Junior Boys seek Connacht title

Our Junior Boys  football team are seeking Connacht glory when they travel to Bekan tomorrow. They have been unbeaten on their road to the Connacht final and they look forward to the challenge against St. Joseph’s College,Foxford. The team & dual captains, Colm Costello and Robert Heneghan experienced success earlier in the year when they …

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11May 2022

TY Croagh Patrick Trip

TY’s along with Ms Clesham, Ms Doyle and Mr O Gara travelled to Westport to hike Croagh Patrick. Luckily the rain stayed away. A great day was had by all.  https://youtu.be/Ntg-1FhtcZA

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11May 2022

Dunmore Energy Master Plan

The Dunmore Energy Master Plan is being launched tomorrow in the town hall (Thursday 12th) from 11am-1pm. This event will outline the current energy profile for Dunmore in relation to transport, commercial and domestic uses and outline how as a community we can lower this into the future privately in our own homes and as a …

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09May 2022

DCS qualify for Connacht Schools Athletics final

Our first & second year students travelled to NUIG track in Dangan, Galway to compete in the South Connacht Athletics championships. For some of our students, it was the first time they competed in an athletics event. Our young students competed so well and really tried their best in a variety of events…sprints, middle distance, …

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09May 2022

Parent Rep for Upcoming BOM 2022-2025

The 3-year term of the current Board of Management of Dunmore Community School is coming to an end this academic year. If you would be interested in joining our next Board of Management as a parent nominee, please submit your name to the school office by Monday 16th of May 2022 by emailing bom@dunmorecs.ie or by …

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08May 2022

Retirement

After 28 years in Dunmore Community School, the past 15 as Deputy Principal, Ms Margaret Griffiths has announced that she is officially retiring this August. On behalf of the Board of Management, staff, students – past and present, parents and all associated with Dunmore Community School, I would like to take this opportunity to express …

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