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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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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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08May 2022

DCS Darkness Into Light 2022

At 4:15 am on Saturday the 7th of May, we held our 2nd Darkness into Light walk to help raise funds for Pieta House. Sincere thanks to all those who donated to Pieta house, and to all who turned up to join us for the walk – students, parents, staff and members of the local …

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30Apr 2022

Darkness into Light 7th May 2022

On Saturday 7th May the annual Darkness into Light Walk is taking place around Ireland. Please walk with us at Dunmore Community School on the morning of the 7th May. Register online at www.darknessintolight.ie or please donate at https://www.darknessintolight.ie/donate  

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30Apr 2022

Native Irish Trees

Ms. Scarry and the Transition Years were busy this week organising the gifting of 150 tree saplings to students, staff and parents. Looking forward to seeing these native Irish trees ( Oak, Birch, Silver Birch, Hazel, Rowan, Scott’s Pine, Beech) mature and develop for generations to come. Thank you to Dunmore Tidy Towns Committee and …

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30Apr 2022

Breast Cancer Awareness Workshop

Rachel from Breast Cancer Ireland gave a very informative workshop to all of our Senior Cycle girls on Thursday 28th April. The outreach programme aims to educate women of all ages about the importance of good breast health.  Should an abnormality occur, it will be identified early, and the treatment outcome will be a lot more positive. …

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07Apr 2022

Galway Student Enterprise Competition

Students from Dunmore Community School were very successful in the recent Galway Student Enterprise Competition organised by the Galway Local Enterprise Office. Nathan Gannon, a Transition Year student, created handcrafted wooden medal holders which were sold at the Christmas Market in Dunmore and online. He won the Best Marketing Award in the Senior Enterprise Category.  …

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04Apr 2022

U14 Girls Football Team Top Group

Our U14 girls football team have started off the season very well by topping the group. They have put up huge scores against the schools they have played against…St. Cuan’s, St. Mary’s Ballygar, Convent Balllinasloe and Pres Tuam. We have now qualified for the quarter final where we will travel on Thursday to play Headford. …

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04Apr 2022

Volleyball Final

Massive congratulations to our Junior A Boys Volleyball team on winning the All-Ireland Sheild Final today against Hansfield Educate Together held in the University of Limerick. It was a very close game, winning by 2 points in the final set. Well done boys! What an achievement!  

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