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Mol an óige agus tiocfaidh sí (praise youth and she will come)

At St. Dominic's College we are committed to acknowledging the positive behaviour of our students.  At the end of term two, our 1st and 2nd year students were rewarded with a Pizza party for receiving over 240 VSWare points  #Incentives  "Mol an óige agus tiocfaidh sí"

2017-04-24T13:02:45+00:00 April 24th, 2017|News|

Untimely Death of our esteemed caretaker Joe RIP

It is with deep regret that we announce the sudden and untimely death of our esteemed caretaker Mr Joe Moore RIP funeral mass  will take place on Saturday 22nd April at  11.30am in our Parish Church, Church of Assumption,  Ballyfermot. (see www.rip.ie for further details). All students are requested to wear  full school uniform and [...]

2017-04-21T09:00:23+00:00 April 21st, 2017|News|

We are now in a prime position to become a leading school in STEM thanks to Salesforce.org

Thanks to Salesforce.org we can accelerate our mission to provide STEM programs, professional development training, mentorships and IT infrastructure for our students and staff. Mary Daly (Principal) is delighted to announce a grant from Salesforce.org, the philanthropic arm of Salesforce. Our school ethos encourages all students to reach their full potential academically, personally, physically and [...]

2017-04-02T12:20:28+00:00 April 2nd, 2017|News|

Ambassador School for the Cycle Against Suicide for the Fourth year in a row

We are delighted to announce  that we have been awarded as an Ambassador School for the Cycle Against Suicide for the Fourth year in a row !!!! #ProudSchool #Consistent #Committed #CAS17

2017-03-27T19:05:44+00:00 March 27th, 2017|News|

Transition Year students visit Google Headquarters as part of Engineers week.

Ms. Keeler (Career Guidance Counsellor)  brought twenty lucky Transition Year students to Google Headquarters as part of TY guidance activity and in particular Engineers week. Student experienced first hand what it would be like to work in Google whilst attending very exciting workshops such as "Google Careers" "CV & Interview" and finally a crash course in [...]

2017-03-10T20:09:23+00:00 March 10th, 2017|News|

Junior Rugby Team highly commended at Blitz in Mount Temple

Excellent display of rugby by our Junior Rugby Team today in Mount Temple who were commended by Leinster Rugby Development Officers for the team spirit, determination and of course their new kit. Training will resume next week as they prepare for Round Two of the Leinster Junior Cup #Team

2017-03-10T13:51:53+00:00 March 10th, 2017|News|

5th Year Students Visit Sales Force – Leading Irish Company

A number of our 5th year students attended  Sales Force Sandyford  for an introduction to the company and a workshop on employment skills.  During their visit Students had the opportunity to prepare presentations which  they will then 'pitch' to Salesforce in the UK through an online program.    

2017-03-03T20:03:15+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|News|

Music before, after and during the school day at St. Dominic’s

We at St. Dominic's College  support the theory that music  greatly enhances students’ understanding and achievement in non-musical subjects. For example, a ten-year study, which tracked over 25,000 middle and high school students, showed that students in music classes receive higher scores on standardized tests than students with little to no musical involvement. The musical students [...]

2017-02-23T19:55:08+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|News|