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All Ireland Honours for Second Year Student

Congratulations to Second Year student, Olivia Smyth who participated in the Royal Life Saving Society Championships recently. Olivia swims for St. John Berchman’s Life Saving Club. Olivia and her partner successfully negotiated the Regional Championships before finishing first in the All Ireland Championships. This qualified the duo for a trip to Sheffield in England for […]

Parents’ Council AGM

A reminder to all parents that the Parents’ Council AGM will take place next Wednesday, 20th November, in the school at 7.30pm.

Odyssey Team Taking Flight

Best wishes to the F1 Odyssey Team who leave for Austin, Texas tomorrow to participate in the F1 in Schools World Finals! The team have been working very hard over the last number of months to prepare for the competition which starts next week. All in Donabate Community College wishes them a safe trip and […]

Science Department Shortlisted for Awards

Congratulations to the Science Department from Donabate Community College who have been shortlisted for Education Laboratory of the Year in the 2013 Irish Laboratory Awards. This is an incredible achievement as Donabate Community College is the only secondary school in the country to be shortlisted for this award. The other nominees in the category of […]

Third Year Student on National Basketball Team!

Congratulations to Third Year student Luke Rock, who has received a place on the Irish U15 Basketball Team. 2013 has been a very successful one for Luke. In May of this year, he was selected for the Dublin U14 Basketball Team to play a tournament in Belgium. Just two weeks ago, he was selected to represent […]

Golf Fun Day!

Junior Golf Ireland attended Donabate CC on Thursday 10th October with all the first years having a go at the games available. Apparently some teachers also had a go with Ms Flynn staring at the putting challenge and Mr Creevy seen driving the ball at the inflatable driving range. Fun was had by all and […]

Senior Golf Team Reach Leinster Semi-final!

DONABATE CC WIN IN TENSE FINISH The senior golf team of Kevin Le Blanc, Niall Foley, Matthew Keane, Sean Dowling and Joseph Hanney did the school and whole community proud last Friday by beating Maynooth Post Primary to reach the Leinster semi-final (see picture above with Principal Mr. Creevey and their manager Mr. Roche) The […]

Senior golf team preparing for Leinster 1/4 Final

Over 100 schools across four qualifying centres began the Senior Boys competition in the Leinster section. Only 2 teams qualify from each centre and Donabate CC has never qualified before. Usually we are thwarted by Malahide CS led by Donabate man Gavin Moynahan. With Gavin now attending Alabama College on a golf scholarship our team […]

Student Council Elections Announced.

Last Monday, 14th October, Donabate Community College held its first ever Student Council Election. Congratulations to all the students that were nominated by their peers. The Elected Council are as follows; First Years:          Eoin Molloy &  Zara Molloy Second Years:    Cian Shortle & Kevin Foley Third Years:        Philip Smith & Ronan Keogh Transition […]

Visit of the Australian Ambassador 18th October

On behalf of Odyssey F1, representing Donabate Community College and Ireland at this years F1 in Schools World Finals in Austin, Texas we would like to invite members of the community to our special event. We want to use this opportunity to thank all our sponsors, teachers and members of the community that have helped […]