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|

Snaps from Transition Year – Film Module.

  Transition Year Film Module. In this module students learn about the art of movies. We look at what makes a good film, how a film is made, the different types of film. We compare different types of film. Mr O'Brien teaches  us how to work a camera, and edit a movies. Following all the technical input, [...]

2017-02-23T17:54:10+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|News|

SnapChat legend James Kavanagh makes a surprise visit

SnapChat legend James Kavanagh made a surprise visit to our transition Year students and presented them with a silver ticket for the Regional Finals of the Junk Couture Competition on the 2nd March.Good luck and congratulations Ms. O'Brien and all the TY students involved.

2017-02-16T22:55:00+00:00 February 16th, 2017|Featured, News|

Congratulations to our 1st Year Basketball Dream Team

Congratulations to our 1st Year Basketball Dream Team who won their match today against St. Dominics's College, Cabra! The score was 14-12 and their coach Ms. Heenan was full of praise for the team's performance. Well done Team! We are proud of you! ????????

2017-02-14T00:57:59+00:00 February 12th, 2017|Featured, News|

Emmanuel Dublin Diocesan Liturgical Concert 2017

Congratulations to our soloists who will be preforming during the 2017 Emmanuel Dublin Diocesan Liturgical Concert at the Helix Theatre on 9th March 2017.  Tickets may be purchased at or the Helix DCU Box Office 01 700 7000  

2017-02-16T21:02:50+00:00 December 27th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|

The Countdown is on to our Celebration Gala Dinner – ‘Reeling in the Years’

To Celebrate 60 years of Dominican Education in our school we are planning a night to remember on Friday 11th March 2017 in Moran’s Red Cow Hotel, Nass Road Dublin The celebration will commence at 7.30 pm with some creative entertainment performed by staff and students followed by a gala dinner. Afterwards, there will be plenty of music [...]

2017-02-23T17:57:02+00:00 December 27th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|

College Awareness Week 2016. #AspireAchieveExcel

St. Dominic’s College Ballyfermot celebrates the benefits of further education, as part of College Awareness Week 2016. #AspireAchieveExcel St. Dominic’s College Ballyfermot did it once again and made this year’s College Awareness week Bigger and Better than ever. The third annual College Awareness Week (CAW) took place from November 21st to November 27th 2016. The [...]

2017-02-16T11:46:53+00:00 December 5th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|