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TY English Trip to London

In the ‘wee hours’ of Saturday 30th March, 04.30 to be precise, thirty one excited TY students descended upon Dublin airport ready to embark upon an adventure to London.

The lack of sleep didn’t seem to dampen their spirits, and we arrived bright and early in a very sunny Gatwick, picked up our coach and headed […]

By |May 23rd, 2019|News|Comments Off on TY English Trip to London

Past Pupils Reunion – Saturday November 2nd 2019

As part of our 350 celebrations the school is hosting a reunion event for all past pupils on Saturday 2nd November 2019 in the Westcourt Hotel Drogheda.  Tickets can be purchased directly from the hotel (041 98 30965).  Further information can also be sought from the school office or the Drogheda Grammar School Alumni page […]

By |May 22nd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Past Pupils Reunion – Saturday November 2nd 2019

Netball Winners

Congratulations to our super star 1st and 2nd Year netball girls who won their Netball Ireland Schools final 20 – 16 against Rosemont School! Thank you to Rosemont for an excellent game and for the ice-creams afterwards!

By |May 22nd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Netball Winners

Debating Champions

Huge congratulations to our debating team who reached two finals recently.  They were crowned Meath Inter Schools debating champions as well as close runner up in the LMFM Coca Cola GR8 debate.  Well done to the team and Mr Nestor.

By |May 22nd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Debating Champions

Gold Medals & School Sports Day!

The North Leinster schools athletics championship were a successful series of events for Drogheda Grammar School.  Euan Caniffe won gold for both the discus and javelin at his age group.  Meanwhile Sophie Gartland won her heat in the 100 metres.  Both go on to represent the school in the Leinster championships and hopefully All Irelands.

On […]

By |May 22nd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Gold Medals & School Sports Day!

Hockey

WINNERS!!!! Drogheda Grammar School’s 1st Year hockey team are now Leinster Champions with a super 4-2 win over Mount Temple in the final!  A great performance which bodes well for the future.

What a day in North Kildare Hockey Club recently!!!  Three wins out of three for our hockey superstars in the Meath & District Finals.  […]

By |May 3rd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Hockey

Rugby

It was wonderful to welcome South Africa’s Parklands College to the school on their netball and rugby tour.  Parklands won the netball and we won the rugby!  All matched were played in great sporting spirit and it was a great example of how sport unites and touring can be such a positive experience for all […]

By |May 3rd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Rugby

Reunion

The reunion event to celebrate the school’s 350th anniversary will be held on Saturday 2nd November in the Westcourt Hotel Drogheda.  To buy tickets please contact the hotel directly (041 9839065).  Further information is available on the school alumni page on Facebook or directly from the school office.

By |May 3rd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Reunion

Debating

The Debating team were successful in defeating Loreto College, Navan last Thursday at the Meath Inter-Schools Debating Competition.  They opposed the motion that ‘The EU is a failed experiment’.  They are now through to the grand final in May, building on their previous achievement of qualifying for the semi-finals of the ‘Coca-Cola Great Debate’, to […]

By |May 3rd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Debating

Sports Day

The entire school took part in the school sports day just before we broke up for Easter.  With each student representing one of the 4 houses (Singleton, Eramus, Grattan and Marsh) all students had the opportunity to take part in a number of individual and team events and represent themselves and their teammates.  It was […]

By |May 3rd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Sports Day