Only Dublin 10 school to offer full Contact Rugby to their students

The 2016/2017 school year was an exciting, enjoyable and transformative year for our Rugby Team. We competed for the first time in the Junior School Leinster League and the team is growing ever since! the 2017/18 is looking to be a very successful rugby season! Rugby is a sport which fosters courage, fitness, team effort [...]

2017-10-06T19:25:32+00:00 October 6th, 2017|News|

Student Leadership Teams 2017-2018

 Student leadership  is valued within our school community. We have a core student leadership team, who take the responsibility to motivate and support other student leaders, who in turn take responsibility to listen and support all students in partnership with school management, staff and parents. Our leadership team for  2017-2018 are  Head Girl: Nikita Nolan   Deputy [...]

2017-09-19T15:20:37+00:00 September 19th, 2017|News|

Open afternoon Wednesday 20th September 2017 2.30pm-6pm

The Countdown is on! Excitement builds as our staff, students and parents prepare to welcome prospective students on Wednesday 20th September 2017, for our annual open afternoon from 2.30pm- 6pm Every person is important in a Dominican educational community. Our school strives to be inclusive, caring and welcoming. Our mission is to nurture  a school [...]

2017-09-18T08:50:11+00:00 September 18th, 2017|News|

Cycle Against Suicide Ambassador School 4th Year in a Row

We are delighted to announce that we will be awarded our 4th Cycle Against Suicide Ambassador Award  the National Ceremony in the Royal Hospital Kilmainham Dublin on the 12th September - Then we will start planning for next year to achieve 5 in a row! "It's ok not to feel ok, and it's absolutely ok [...]

2017-09-11T19:11:10+00:00 September 11th, 2017|News|

TY Students Attend The National School Summit

Our Transition Year students first educational trip of the year was to the School Summit which was held at the Show Centre Swords, Co Dublin. Students had the opportunity to meet and discuss many different career options, and further study with the presenters.  Our students were happy to interact with Sr. Liz our Deputy Principal [...]

2017-09-11T19:09:52+00:00 September 11th, 2017|News|

Student Leadership Training Workshop

Student leadership is a very important aspect of our school life it takes many names and forms e.g.  student voice, student participation, student decision-making, and student empowerment, among others. The  aim of our leadership programme is to  promote and support students as leaders, it does not hold a single definition of leadership. Instead, our programme [...]

2017-09-11T16:52:20+00:00 September 11th, 2017|News|

6th Year Student Leadership Training Workshop with Sr. Liz Smyth OP

We were happy to invite Sr. Liz Smyth OP our Deputy Principal, who is on  Career Break to fulfil her role as a  member of her Congregation Council to facilitate our 6th Year student leadership workshop. Sr. Liz and the team reflected on the importance of student leadership. What is expected of the student leaders? [...]

2017-08-30T21:00:39+00:00 August 30th, 2017|News|

Brian Mooney: Waiting almost over for Leaving Cert students New grading system and CAO points structure may cause confusion Brian Mooney Most schools announce in advance what time they will be distributing the Leaving Cert results, in individual envelopes to each candidate. Photograph: Getty Images  The Leaving Cert results are available on Wednesday, online, by [...]

2017-08-14T20:55:25+00:00 August 14th, 2017|News|

The Living Church – Knockadoon Music & Liturgy Course 2017

Thirty six years ago, Fr. Fiontan O’Murchu OP along with members of the folk group from St. Mary’s Popes Quay, Cork established a course for young people involved in church music. They realised there was a great need to resource the growing number of “Folk” groups that were emerging across the country and give them [...]

2017-08-14T20:03:46+00:00 August 14th, 2017|News|