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Student Council Elections 2018-19

The Student Council Elections for 2018-2019 will be held on Friday the 28th of September. How do we vote for the Student Council? There are two stages in the Student Council voting. In the first stage of voting each class group will nominate one male and one female from their base class. This is done […]

Open Night Success in DCC

Recently, Donabate Community College held their annual Open Night for incoming first year students. The Night was a huge success, as a result of a huge collaborative effort from staff and students. Parents and children come from all over Fingal to view the school, it’s superb facilities, and all the subjects it has on offer. […]

Collecting my Junior Cert Results

On September 12th 2018, thousands of Transition and 5th year students anxiously waited to open their Junior Certificate results. The atmosphere was electric with students impatiently waiting with supportive parents and teachers. The 146 students from Donabate Community College  completed their Junior Certificate exams in June 2018 were very happy about their results and thanked […]

Calling all DCC Writers and Artists!

The Wellbeing Committee are calling on all DCC Writers and Artists! At one of last year’s whole school assemblies, students and staff were presented with bookmarks to thank them for being “daymakers”, those who make peoples’ days. These were very kindly made by Ms. Chaloner’s Second Year Art students. This year, the Committee are going […]

Donabate Community College Youth Choir

Dear Parents, Guardians, this Friday will see the inauguration of the Donabate Community College Youth Choir, led by our past pupil Laura Sheilds.  We invite students from First, Second and Third Year to meet with Laura at the Music Room, 1.10pm-1.50pm, no previous experience is necessary, simply a love of music and a wish to […]

Trip to Fighting Words

  On Thursday 6th of September, the 2nd Year class Luther King went to Fighting Words in Ballybough, Co. Dublin. We talked with Katie and Alanna, two of the attendees, and asked them a couple of questions about their experience at Fighting Words.     Q. What did you do when you arrived at Fighting […]

Congratulations Molly!

On Tuesday 21st of August, Molly Laforgue was playing in the LGFA Under 17’s TG4 Championship, with the Dublin U17’s development squad. The tournament took place in Abbotstown, where a great display of skill was witnessed. Molly Laforgue is a 6th year student who plays gaelic football for the ladies team, the minors, and also […]

Cycle Against Suicide – DCC Ambassadors

Yesterday was an auspicious day for DCC as two of our student ambassadors for Cycle Against Suicide (CAS) attended a ceremony at King’s Inns to collect our ambassador plaque for CAS. Our school was awarded this plaque on foot of all the work completed last year to support wellbeing initiatives in our school community. Well […]

Junior Cycle Results Celebrations

Congratulations to all our students who received their Junior Cycle results this morning. As always, students have outdone themselves across the spectrum of subjects. We are extremely proud of you all. A special word of congratulations to Alanna France and Matthew Crowe who achieved the highest results in the Year. Enjoy the rest of your […]

TY Trip to Causey Farm!

On August 28th, TY students of Donabate Community College went on their first trip to Causey Farm. Throughout the day the students participated in multiple activities, which included bread making, ceilí dancing and bog jumping. We left the school at 8:30 in the morning, we arrived at the farm at 10:00. The first activity of […]