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Visit to Irish National Heritage Park

Students and staff had the pleasure of visiting the Irish National Heritage Park Wexford during their JCSP Geography and History cross curricular theme. They took an incredible journey through 9000 years of Ireland's past in the outdoor museum. They explored the world of our ancestors as we walked through 35 acres of woodlands. A visit [...]

2017-06-07T08:36:51+00:00 June 7th, 2017|News|

Positive Mental Health Awareness Fairy Door Project Markievicz Park Ballyfermot

We are delighted to announce that our SCP after school  Art Club has had their Mental Health Awareness Fairy Door Project  added to "The Native Tree Trail"  in Markievicz Park Ballyfermot. To find them you can navigate your way around the park using The Native Tree Trail Booklet. Thank  you to  Dublin City Council who agreed to [...]

2017-06-03T07:58:06+00:00 June 3rd, 2017|News|

Thanks Allianz Worldwide Care – Business in the Community Awards 2017

Thank you to Allianz Worldwide Care for their commitment our students through our Business in the Community partnership. Allianz staff offer weekly mentoring to our 5th and 6th year students, plus one to one language support.  At  the recent 'Business in the Community' awards ceremony 2017. Iqura Naseem, with her mentor from Allianz, being presented [...]

2017-05-24T07:16:45+00:00 May 24th, 2017|News|

Positive Behaviour Awarded

We at St. Dominic's  strive to meet the needs of the whole school community so that the growth and development of each individual is realised. We seek to achieve this by creating an atmosphere where parents & guardians, staff & students work for the spiritual, intellectual, moral, physical and emotional growth of all. At the end [...]

2017-05-19T22:26:53+00:00 May 19th, 2017|News|

Transition Year Graduation 2017

Our Transition Year Graduation took place on Wednesday 17th May to celebrate the achievements and development of the students during the course. The Transition Year programme here in St. Dominic's College Ballyfermot offers each student a broad holistic curriculum enabling her to develop her own particular gifts, reach her full potential and to develop a love of learning.  Every [...]

2017-05-19T21:39:47+00:00 May 19th, 2017|News|

6.45am school walk to raise awareness of Positive Mental Health

Congratulations to all our staff, students and parents  who participated in our early morning walk to raise awareness of Positive Mental Health Staff, students and parents met at the school for 6.45am  and following the all we all returned  to school for some nice breakfast  #GreenRibbon #SeeChange.

2017-05-19T19:11:25+00:00 May 19th, 2017|News|

Preparations under way for our mental health awareness walk

Preparations are under way for our mental health awareness walk!!! "Our See Change Mental Health" early morning sponsored walk will take place on   Friday 19th May @7.00am We will meet at the school @ 6.45A.M. for face painting and set off on our local walk at 7a.m. A special breakfast will be served in [...]

2017-05-15T17:53:01+00:00 May 15th, 2017|News|

Awarded 21st Century School of Distinction

Congratulations to Ms. Keeler and her Team who have just received notification that our school has been selected as a 21st Century School of Distinction this year. The panel was extremely impressed with your application and highlighted our excellent community links and the comprehensive mentoring programme as particular strengths.

2017-05-15T11:47:29+00:00 May 15th, 2017|News|

Sr. Elizabeth Healy OP Congregation Prioress, of the Dominican Sisters address for the President’s visit

A Uachtarain, Distinguished Guests, Staff and Students. Congratulations to each one associated with St. Dominic’s Ballyfermot on your 60 year anniversary. This is a joyful day , a day for looking back, to the courage and dynamism of the sisters who founded the school and even further back to St Dominic, in whose honour the [...]

2017-05-08T21:08:59+00:00 May 8th, 2017|News|

‘Shop for Good’ pop – up stalls in Dundrum shopping -100% of the proceeds from the sales of the coupons will go to Pieta House.

 ‘Shop for Good’,  is a charity fundraising initiative for the fourth year in a row, with all proceeds going to Irish charity Pieta House. Customers were asked to purchase Shop for Good coupons for €1 from pop-up booths around the centre. The coupons allowed customers to avail of fantastic discounts across a huge range of stores and restaurants [...]

2017-04-30T14:34:19+00:00 April 30th, 2017|News|