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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 […]

Inspirational Women at DCC

Mary Hanafin, Fianna Fáil politician and former Minister of Education, recently gave an inspiring talk to our 5th and 6th year girls, about empowering women in the work place. She shared some interesting anecdotes about her independent journey up through the Dáil. Ms. Hanafin enlightened us with her many successes including meeting The Obamas at […]

Global Health Day A Success

Recently, TY students took part in the annual Global Health Day workshop. The workshop was provided by the Irish Forum for Global Health as well as teachers from DCC and past students. During the workshop, the students took part in many activities over the course of the day which made them aware of the difficulties […]

Interview: Junk Kouture Finalists!

We sat with Kila O’Donoghue, Elle Delaney and Anastasia Berdnikova who got through to the Junk Kouture Dublin Regional finals. They told us all about their experience from start to finish. ‘Originally we had the idea to make a Celtic Warrior inspired dress, but then we saw Lady Gaga’s triangle dress and we loved the […]

Important LC Dates for Aug/Sept

Please find a link to the new dates for the issue of 2019 Leaving Cert results and CAO offers – available here Due to the court case brought by a student last year, the process is much faster, and take a shorter time this year than in previous years. We are extremely proud of our […]