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U19s Basketball

The under 19 boys basketball team played Castleknock under 19s last week. As it was our very first match of the year, the game was loose in some places, but we played determinedly and with great spirit. The team were down by a solitary point at the end of the first quarter. We began the […]

Mini Sumo Robot Competition

Last academic year Donabate Community College took part 1st ever Irish Mini Sumo Robot Challenge led by Mr. McDermott These finals of the Irish Post Primary Schools Mini Sumo Robot Challenge were held in the Galway Education Centre on Friday the 19th April 2013. Amid scenes of great fun and excitement Tullamore College emerged as […]

First Year Gaelic Football Begin with a Win!

Well done to the First Year boys gaelic football team who started off their championship with a win this afternoon, defeating Ardgillan Community College by 6-07 to 2-05. They play Balbriggan in the next round! Well done to all the team!

World Finals Getting Close

As the World Finals is getting closer (44 Days!) we want to update you all on our progress and thank the community for their support. For those that might be new to our story, we are representing Ireland as a collaboration team at this years F1inSchools World finals which takes place in Austin, Texas on […]

Fighting Words Project

Transition Year students have started their year-long book project at Fighting Words, the creative writing centre for primary and secondary school students, set up by Sean Love and Roddy Doyle. Each year Fighting Words select one school to write and publish a book. This year our school was chosen for this exciting, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. There are nineteen […]

Night class Availability

There are still places available in the following classes –  Spanish, Yoga, Italian and Irish for Beginners classes on Tuesday nights

Junior Certificate Success!

Midday on Wednesday last, students from Donabate Community College received their long awaited Junior Certificate results. For all, it was the culmination of three years hard work, dedication and commitment which will serve them well in the years and challenges that lie ahead. Eoghan McGleenan and Hazel O’Shea received top honours, achieving ten and nine […]

Soccer Success for Donabate Community College Students

Over the summer, students from Donabate Community College enjoyed the sunshine and prepared for their return to school in September. Incredibly however, First Year student Sophie O’Donoghue, Second Year students Brianna O’Connell and Aoife Fennell and Third Year student Katie Robinson were celebrating their fourth All Ireland soccer title with Shelbourne United. Prior to this […]

Autumn Night Classes

Donabate Community College will run a night class programme for adults this Autumn, beginning on Tuesday 24th September 2013. For more detailed information about classes visit where you can also enrol online. This facility should be available at the start of September. Enrolments will take place in the college on 10th and 17th September from 7.30 […]

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 […]