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Prize Day

Our annual prize day was held in May with guest speaker Dr Michael Mulvey, President of Dundalk Institute of Technology.  Well done to all prize winners and thanks to all the parents for their support.

By |May 28th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Prize Day

Maths

Congratulations to Connor Daly in 1st year who came 3rd in the recent All Ireland Maths Competition.  Well done Connor and the Maths Department!

We are also very proud of Ms Doherty and Ms Boyle who were selected by the PDST to demonstrate an interactive maths lesson to other colleagues around the country.

By |May 28th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Maths

Overseas Trip

Fifth Year and Sixth Year history students jetted off to Krakow recently as part of the annual senior history trip.  They visited Auschwitz, the Salt Mines and the Jewish Quarter while there.

Our Transition Year students had a jam packed trip to London spending 4 days seeing all the sights.

Thanks to all the staff who helped […]

By |May 28th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Overseas Trip

Chess Champions

The Drogheda Grammar School chess team retained their All Ireland chess trophy this year, coming out top in the annual chess competition for fee paying schools. Well done to all the team and their coach Mr Geoghegan.

By |May 28th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Chess Champions

Secondary Schools Hockey Cup

The senior girls’ team retained the secondary cup in Boyne Hockey Club’s annual tournament.  While normally Dundalk Grammar has been our opponents in previous finals this year our 1st year team won through and played the senior team in the final.  Well done to all involved.  The 1st year team has shown plenty of promise this year […]

By |May 28th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Secondary Schools Hockey Cup

Rugby

Well done to the junior rugby team on winning the Coca Cola Cup for the North East League 39-30 against St. Marys.   This lifted the team from their recent Leinster League semi-final defeat (after a replay) to De La Salle Churchtown and was some welcome silverware for their efforts all year.

The Transition Year sevens team […]

By |May 28th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Rugby

Basketball Champions

The second year girls’ basketball team won their league recently in a thrilling final 21-17.  Well done girls.

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School Transport

The closing date for applications for Bus Eireann school transport for the new school year 2018/19 is Friday, 27th April 2018.  If you wish to apply for Bus Eireann school transport please log on to www.buseireann.ie and fill in application form to check for eligibility.

For information on private bus routes to the school, please click […]

By |April 13th, 2018|News|Comments Off on School Transport

New Junior Cycle

The new Junior Cycle was introduced in September 2014.  In June 2017 these students sat the new Junior Cycle Final Assessment in English and in so doing became the first to receive the new Junior Cycle Profile of Achievement Award.  This award also reported on examples of Other Areas of Learning Experiences students have been […]

By |March 27th, 2018|News|Comments Off on New Junior Cycle

Enterprise Club

In December 2017, six Fifth Year students entered into a competition as part of the extra curricular Enterprise Club. The competition was organised by TV3 and ran by a local company based in Navan called Fintech Prepaid Solutions. 

The aim of the competition was to nurture and encourage innovation and analytical thinking amongst students by asking students to […]

By |March 23rd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Enterprise Club

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