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Good Luck to the Senior Soccer Team!

The very best of luck to the Senior Soccer team who are in action tomorrow morning in the Leinster Senior Semi-Final! The team will go head to head with Coláiste Cois Life for a place in the Leinster Final with tip-off set for 11:30 in Stella Maris FC (Drumcondra)! The very best of luck to […]

Pack for Incoming First Year Parents

Last week, Mr. Clarke hosted an information evening for incoming first year parents on the school’s use of iPads for learning and teaching. The information pack from Wriggle is available here – IOS parent pack DONABATE CC Many thanks to Mr. Clarke for his hard work and we look forward to welcoming our new First Year […]

National Geography Award for Sadhbh Nevins

The 2018 Gwenda Hurst Memorial Medal has been awarded to past pupil Sadhbh Nevins, who sat her Leaving Certificate last June. Each year, the Association of Geography Teachers of Ireland selects the most meritorious paper in the Leaving Certificate Geography examination for the award. In total 23,326 students sat the Leaving Certificate Geography examination in […]

Leinster Title for DCC Junior Hockey

The Donabate CC junior girls ended the season on a high with a great performance against Mount Anville at the Leinster Finals held in Three Rock Rovers Hockey Club. The match was played last Tuesday at Three Rock Rovers, a neutral venue with tip off set for 10.15 that morning. The girls talked tactics and […]

Senior Rugby Team Seal Final Spot

Congratulations to Donabate CC Senior Rugby Team who progressed through to the final after finishing top of their group in a blitz of games against Malahide CS and Hartstown CS in Malahide Rugby Club. First up for DCC was Malahide and this was a close and thrilling encounter. DCC were victorious emerging 12-7 winners. Cian […]

Go Orange Day

Go Orange Day was an event held in the school on the 15th of February, organised by the Transition Year Cycle Against Suicide committee. The committee was set up by teachers in the school to help students organize together and enact plans for the school to spread a message of mental health awareness. The day […]

DCC Triumph Over Tullow

DCC progressed through to the penultimate stage of the Leinster Senior Cup after an impressive victory over Tullow Community School on Tuesday afternoon. The game ended in a 5-1 victory for the home side on a damp and blustery day in Ballymastone. DCC got off to a great start, retaining possession early on and stringing […]

Donabate CC Irish Debating Team Regional Finalists

Ar an gcéad lá déag de mhí an Márta, chuaigh an fhoireann díospóireachta (lena lucht tacaíochta) chuig Coláiste na bhFiann. Babhta leathcheannais a bhí ann. Bhí sceitimíní ar gach duine; na foirne agus an lucht féacanna freisin. Ar an drochuair, níor bhuaigh ár bhfoireann, ach bhí siad an-mhaith ar fad. Ba mhaith linn comhghairdeas a […]

Happy Pi Day!

There was great excitement in Maths classes in DCC today as the Maths Department celebrated Pi Day. Maths classes today took part in a range of Pi activities from Pi dingbats to Kahoot and competition for learning the most digits of Pi. The pi digits competition began this morning with third year student Neasa Bissett […]

5th Year LCVP Welcome Keogh’s!

5th year LCVP classes were delighted to welcome Laura from Keogh’s to DCC today. Laura spoke to students about how she got her position as the marketing executive with Keogh’s. She also discussed the history of the product, how Tom Keogh got the inspiration to begin selling crisps, their current export markets, the relationship with […]