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Car Parking & Drop Off Arrangements

As there is an increased volume of traffic this year, we would like to make you aware of our car parking and drop off arrangements for all parents and students.

We have two car parks in the school available to parents.

Top car park – Mill Road Entrance
Bottom car park – Mornington/Marsh Road Entrance (beside sports hall)


For […]

By |September 1st, 2016|News|Comments Off on Car Parking & Drop Off Arrangements

Arrangements for Opening Week 2016

Monday August 29th  –  Form 1 – Form 5 – Form 6  only.

08:30am Prefects and Mentors meeting with Principal, Deputy Principal and Year Head

09:00am First Year students and Parents meet and greet.  Parents are asked to stay until 10:45 for induction talks.

12:00pm   End of School

Tuesday August 30th –  Form 2 – Form 3 – […]

By |August 23rd, 2016|News|Comments Off on Arrangements for Opening Week 2016

Bereavement Notice

The death has occurred of Vernon MacMaster, former Deputy Principal, Science & Mathematics teacher at Drogheda Grammar School.  Vernon had a long teaching career at Drogheda Grammar School in both Laurence Street and Mornington.

Reposing at his residence on Wednesday, July 27th and Thursday July 28th from 6pm to 8pm.  Removal Friday to Holmpatrick Church of […]

By |July 27th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Bereavement Notice

Arrangements For End of Term

Wednesday June 1st 3:30pm  –  Forms 3 & 5  finish exams.

Thursday June 2nd 12:00 noon  –  Forms 1 & 2 finish exams.

No School Friday June 3rd

Have a happy and safe summer.

By |May 30th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Arrangements For End of Term

Drogheda Young Innovators Winners

The award for overall winner of this year’s Drogheda Young Innovators Award went to three students from Drogheda Grammar School, Charlie Kinsella, Cian Mc Grady Mc Guinness and Simon Radike, for a TY mini company they setup called FlashDiscs.  FlashDiscs offer a range of audio CD revision guides for Junior Cert subjects, which are now […]

By |May 18th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Drogheda Young Innovators Winners

DGS Poetrython 2016

Poetrython 2016
To celebrate National Poetry Day Ireland, Drogheda Grammar School hosted its first ever Poetrython! What is this you may well ask?  Well, it involved the continuous reading of poetry from 9.00am to 3.30pm in the main foyer of the school.  In all, over 400 poetry readings took place as students and teachers read their […]

By |May 5th, 2016|News|Comments Off on DGS Poetrython 2016

All-Ireland Chess Finals

Drogheda Grammar School embarked on an optimistic endeavour Tuesday when they entered teams in all three categories of the Inter-Schools All-Ireland Chess Finals in Dublin.  The School was represented in the Champions Section, The Junior Section and the Ladies Category, in the finals which took place in the Green Isle Hotel.  The Junior team took […]

By |April 29th, 2016|News|Comments Off on All-Ireland Chess Finals

Seachtain na Gaeilge 2016 i Scoil Ghramadach Droichead Átha

An tseachtain seo thosaigh imeachtaí Sheachtain na Gaeilge inár scoil. Mar chuid den amchlár bhí Tráth na gCeisteanna, Céilithe, Gúrú na Gaeilge, ranganna cluichí, An Poc Fada, tombas na seachtaine agus ceardlann scéalaíochta. Ghlac achan dalta ó chuile bhliain páirt sna gníomhaíochtaí éagsúla. Bhí iomaíocht ghéar le sonrú sa Phoc Fada. Bhain achan duine an-sult […]

By |March 11th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Seachtain na Gaeilge 2016 i Scoil Ghramadach Droichead Átha

Enterprising Grammar School students win best sales award


Three Drogheda Grammar School students were recently awarded “Best Sales Award” at the The Louth County Student Enterprise Awards ceremony, with the judges blown away by the spread of sales throughout the country.  The awards ceremony took place in the Carrickdale Hotel, Dundalk on March 1st.  The Student Enterprise Awards is the biggest enterprise competition for […]

By |March 2nd, 2016|News|Comments Off on Enterprising Grammar School students win best sales award


Shane Hegarty, journalist and author, will be giving a talk to 1st and 2nd Year students for Book Week on Thursday 3rd March, World Book Day at 12.00 noon. Parents are welcome to attend. Waterstones will be selling Shane’s books at a reduced price after the talk. More information about Shane Hegarty and the other […]

By |February 23rd, 2016|News|Comments Off on WORLD BOOK DAY