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World famous scientist will speak at Prize Day

We are pleased to announce that Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell, the world famous astrophysicist, widely acknowledged to have made one of the greatest astronomical discoveries of the 20th century when she detected the first radio pulsar, a kind of neutron star, will be our guest speaker at our annual prize day ceremony on the 19th […]

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Debating Competition

The school debating team narrowly lost out in the semi-finals of the GR8 debate recently to a team from Sacred Heart. The motion “Assisted suicide should be legalised” provided a debate full of emotion, fact and strong arguments both for and against. Well done to both teams and thanks to LMFM who broadcast the debate.

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Drogheda Grammar School Choir

The school choir were delighted to take part in the recent fundraising concert for St Peter’s primary school. The choir of 50 students performed in St Peter’s church and were part of a line-up that included the Drogheda Orchestral Collective, Kern, the St Peter’s school choir and a piece form a Dundalk Grammar school ensemble.


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Health Promotion Week

The Grammar mile was extremely successful during health promotion week. A total of 395 miles were walked/ran by students on their lunch time. Many of the students completed 1-2 miles each day. Mena Feeney-Martin in 1st year completed a total of 11 miles through the course of the week.  The students of Form 1 Marsh […]

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The senior team won the North east area league and now face the winners of the metro league, St Columba’s College in the semi-final.

Well done to the TY sevens who won the Louth TY sevens tournament recently.

Also congratulations to Alex Holden, Luke O’Callaghan, Sean Flynn and Ryan Nolan who were nominated for the Leinster rugby […]

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Girls Basketball

Both the first year and second year teams are playing extremely well this season, and both teams qualifying for the quarter finals in their leagues. The 1st year team won their quarter final, sadly the second years lost by a single basket.


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Theatre, Film and Language

Senior English students attended a performance of Hamlet in Dublin recently as part of their Leaving cert while German students had a trip to the cinema. Meanwhile 6th year Irish students had a workshop as part of their preparation for the Irish orals.  Finally the French students were treated to a performance from a travelling […]

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An Evening of Music in St. Peter’s Church of Ireland, Drogheda, Friday March 24th

Drogheda Orchestral Collective, Kern and the school choirs of St. Peter’s NS, Drogheda Grammar Schools and DGS Ensemble will all take part in a very special concert of music for children in St Peter’s Church of Ireland, Drogheda on Friday March 24th.

Tickets are priced at €10 per adult, €5 per child or €25 for a […]

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Rugby All-Stars

Four students from Drogheda Grammar School have been nominated for the Leinster All-Stars Rugby Future Stars in this week’s Drogheda Independent.

The four students – Sean Flynn, Alex Holden, Luke O’Callaghan and Ryan Nolan would appreciate your vote. 

By |March 16th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Rugby All-Stars

Charitable Donation

Drogheda Grammar School students presented a cheque for €600 to Ciaran Briscoe from The Northeast Cancer Research and Education Trust .  This money was raised at the Drogheda Grammar School Christmas Concert.  Thank you to everyone that contributed. 


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