22Apr 2024

Dunmore Community School Celebrates Earth Day April 22nd

The Green Schools Committee organised a host of events to mark Earth Day April 22.  These included a guided walk on the Bog Loop starting at the Historic Dunmore Castle.  The students were accompanied by Rosie – Mr. Daly’s Dog for this stunning walk washed with beautiful spring sunshine.  The Bird Song was everywhere and …

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18Apr 2024

50th Anniversary

Today senior LCVP students visited Coffey, Athenry to help celebrate their 50th anniversary.  There we met past students, Dylan Hanley and Cormac Heneghan who are completing apprenticeships with Coffey.  Coffey are responsible for all types of Civil Engineering.  They build motorways, bridges, roundabouts, railways, water treatment plants etc.  We visited stands to find information on …

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16Apr 2024

Dunmore Maths Students FIGURE IT OUT…

Congratulations to Julian Rutkowski, 1st year, who was the top scorer among our First Year cohort who participated in the IMTA First Year Maths Competition last term. All of our First Year students entered and completed the Maths Competition ensuring another huge success this year. Well done to all participants.

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22Mar 2024

World championships

Best of luck to Nathan Gannon as he heads off to Glasgow next week to the Worlds Irish Dancing Championships. Nathan will be representing Connaught & Ireland.

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22Mar 2024

Student Enterprise

A huge congratulations to our TY Enterprise Students, Conor Maloney, Ellen Gilmore and Jack Mannix who won a prize for best market research in the Student Enterprise Competition recently.  They attended the Clayton Hotel in Galway.  Their business was called Lights Out. They sold sleep aid kits, a unique collection of products to help have …

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21Mar 2024

European Money Quiz

Well done to our first and second-year business studies students who took part in the European Money Quiz today in school.  This quiz is Europe’s biggest financial literacy competition.

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19Mar 2024

Seachtain na Gaeilge 2024

An eventful Seachtain na Gaeilge was had this week in DCS. The students participated in ‘Tráth na gCeist’, comórtais postaeir and cluichí as Gaeilge. Today we closed Seachtain na Gaeilge with a Céilí. Thanks to all the students who participated throughout the week and the Transition Year students who helped run the events. Míle Buíochas. …

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09Feb 2024

DCS Podcast with Gary Sice

Our first guest on the ‘Gáire na nGael ‘ podcast is Gary Sice.  Gary has won accolades at every level in football. An All-Ireland Hogan Cup winner with St. Jarlath’s College. An All-Ireland under 21 title with Galway.  Four All Ireland club titles with Corofin and two senior Connacht titles with Galway. Gary kindly spent …

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07Feb 2024

St Brigid’s Day Fundraiser for Sr. Rose Kelly in Haiti

Students & Staff from Dunmore CS along with staff from Howley’s Eurospar came together to mark the Feast of St. Brigid (Feb. 01st) by organising a fundraiser to support the work of Castlebar native, Sr. Rose Kelly, who for many years has lived and worked in Haiti. Haiti is considered to be one of the …

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29Jan 2024

Regional Cross Country finals

Congrats to all our Students who represented our school in the Regional Cross Country finals in Loughrea last week. We had great success on the day with our Minor Boys team & our Junior Boys qualifying. Saoirse Hunter qualified in the intermediate girls and Paddy Forde qualified in Senior boys. A huge congratulations must go …

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