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iPad Deployment Details

The iPad deployment for incoming 1st Year students takes place on Wednesday the 21st August. All students are to arrive at the school between 09:45am – 10:00am A number of students that have been contacted will attend in the afternoon. If you have not been contacted please attend as scheduled in the morning slot. Those […]

iPad Deployment for incoming First Years

Incoming First Year students must attend the deployment workshop on Wednesday the 21st August. The time is yet to be confirmed but keep an eye on this website during the week before the deployment for further details. On this day students will receive their iPad and eBooks along with their school email address, Edmodo login, […]

Online iPad Store for Incoming 1st Years

If you are a parent of an incoming 1st Year, please click here to find the full article on purchasing your iPad

‘Fighting Words’ at Donabate Community College

Excitement abounded in Donabate Community College on Thursday 16th May as the school learned that three of its’ students had been published in this year’s Fighting Words supplement in The Irish Times. The College had one student, now Second Year student, Anne Marie Keane published in the supplement in 2012, but an incredible three students […]

Fame and Forte

Next Wednesday and Thursday, the curtain will go up on Donabate Community College’s TY musical entitled ‘Fame and Forte’. Transition Year students have been preparing long and hard for their self-composed, self-choreographed and self-performed musical. Tickets are available at €5 each from the school. Doors will open at 7pm with the show going on stage […]

U16 Footballers Win Final

Congratulations to the U16 Gaelic football team for their comfortable win over Greenhills on Monday 13th May in the Dublin final. Although the match had been rescheduled a number of times due to unforseen events the team showed great commitment and spirit in the final by beating Greenhills 2-14 to 1-2. Donabate dominated most areas of the […]

Monster Community Table Quiz 30th May

In order to show your support for our recent national Junior F1 Champions we have organised a massive table quiz in the school in order to get them to the World Finals in Austin Texas. This fantastic event will take place on the 30th May starting at 7pm. We encourage all memebers of the community […]

Junior Team Awarded Place in World Finals

On Wednesday the 8th May the school received fantastic news that that Slipstream Racing have been awarded overall 2nd place in the national finals thus being awarded a collaboration spot at the World Finals which takes place in Austin Texas for the week leading up to the the penultimate Grand Prix. The possible countries which […]

Donabate Green Schools

Donabate Community College set up a Green Schools this year. Mr Tiernan and Ms Cuskelly run the Green Schools and there are class reps from first, second and fourth year along with some volunteers. We have recently earned our first green flag for our work on Litter and Waste and we our currently working on […]

Slipstream Racing Win National Title

This was Donabate Community College’s second year to enter the F1inschools competition. Again we entered two teams into the regional stages but this year for our first time a junior team was formed and participated in the D-Type category. The two teams which competed consist of senior team Ignition Racing (Amy Hollands, Brian Foley, Leon […]