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DCC students at Bridge 21

As part of Transition Year in Donabate Community College, some students have been lucky enough to attend Bridge 21 throughout the year. What is Bridge 21? In their own words, Bridge 21 is “an education programme based in Trinity College, Dublin”. They offer a “new model of learning that can be adapted for use in […]

DCU Spring Open Day

The DCU Spring Open Day is taking place this Saturday the 13th of April between the hours of 10am to 2pm across the Glasnevin and Drumcondra campuses. It is a brilliant opportunity for potential students to see what DCU has to offer. Over the course of the day they will have the opportunity to take […]

DCC Philosophy Club Visit DCU

Well done to DCC’s Philosophy Club who visited DCU on last Wednesday. Students were shown around the Cregan Library, with the help of Victoria, to pick out philosophy books to help with their projects for the upcoming philosophy competition: The Young Philosopher Awards which will take place in UCD in May. They were shown around […]

Ballyboughal Community Response – Meeting Tomorrow

Please see below an event happening in Ballyboughal National School tomorrow from 10am until 1pm tomorrow. Please share with anyone you think might be interested.

Global Health in DPETNS

On Thursday the 28th of March, TY students visited Donabate Portrane Educate Together National School to celebrate Global Health Day. At the beginning of the day, 6th class students were presented with short 2 minute presentations called “gongs”. Adult facilitators Ellie, Abby and Maria and TY students, Alanna, Thomas and Eoin gave the presentations. They […]

Charity Clothing Collection

Please see below details from the Parents’ Council for a Charity Clothing Collection they are running next Tuesday 9th and Wednesday 10th April. We sincerely thank the Parents’ Council for their continued assistance and support.

Well done Ms. Lee and Ms. Fitzpatrick!

Today is National Autism Awareness Day which you can find more information on here. Recently, two of our ASD class teachers were invited to be guest speakers by Dr. Tish Balfe from the Dept of Inclusive and Special Education in DCU. Ms. Fitzpatrick and Ms Lee gave a talk to Post Graduate Students who are […]

Students Speak at Junior Cycle Symposium

Normally we avoid posting at the weekend, however this afternoon we make an exception as we would like to congratulate Ms Lowry and her Third Year students who presented at the first ever Junior Cycle English SOAR Symposium today in All Hallows’ College. Students spoke honestly and passionately about their journey through Junior Cycle and […]

Visit to Ireland Skills Live!

5th Year students from Engineering, Construction studies and Technology classes were given the opportunity to go to see Ireland Skills Live in the RDS in Dublin. Ireland Skills was an initiative which lasted for three days. The RDS was packed with National Skills competitions, interactive workshops and activities. The event allowed us to investigate some […]

Grow2CEO Challenge has begun in DCC!

Grow2CEO Challenge has begun in Donabate Community College! The Spinach seeds have advanced past Germination stage, 8 days post planting. On Wednesday, Second Year students; Kristine Banez, Mia Fitzgerald, Isabelle Kelly, Abby Maria Lawless, Maidie Mason and Sophie Porter, planned for planting out which will be their next stage once the seedlings have developed to […]