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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

Mental Health Ireland

At the Mental Health Ireland awards ceremony  held in Dublin City Council offices on Thursday 15th March, Marcus Prouse was crowned National Winner in the photography section.  The theme was ‘Positive Mental Health’.  There were 1500 overall entries with a shortlist of 45.

 

By |March 16th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Mental Health Ireland

St. Mary’s Parish Julianstown

The school is delighted to welcome Rev Poulton to the area and is looking forward to working with her and helping support the parish in the future.

By |March 16th, 2018|News|Comments Off on St. Mary’s Parish Julianstown

Book Week

We were delighted to welcome Dave Rudden, renowned author into the school during book week to speak to our students about his latest books and writing life.

By |March 16th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Book Week

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