ISSU Survey

Can you please complete the survey from the ISSU regarding Covid-19 in schools and the State Examinations 2022. This survey can be accessed from the link below.
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By |January 12th, 2022|News|Comments Off on ISSU Survey

Science Week Winners

Well done to the winners of the top 3 prizes for the at-home Science challenges given out during Science week. The boys had the choice of carrying out & filming their experiment while at home using only household items. Students could pick from a choice of 2 challenges, ‘is it possible to make a gummy bear […]

By |December 10th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Science Week Winners

Stand Up Awareness Week

DGS celebrated its inaugural Stand Up Awareness Week in November. Our corridors were brightly decorated with flags representing the LGBTQIA+ community and staff and students wore Pride stickers and badges. Form 5 student Ruairi Holohan addressed our school in a whole school assembly which followed with an entire class dedicated to learning about the LGBTQIA+ […]

By |November 19th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Stand Up Awareness Week

Home-Economics Trip

Form 4 Whitworth enjoyed a fantastic day at Crow Street in Dublin this week where they learnt new culinary skills such as how to make the perfect coffee and flaming cocktails! They also listened to the owners talk about what it’s like to own a restaurant. It was a great day of inspiration for our […]

By |November 19th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Home-Economics Trip

Sport Results

It was a busy end of term for our sports teams as a full schedule of sporting fixtures returned. There were wins for our Boys Senior Soccer and Rugby teams as well as for our Girls Hockey teams. Well done everyone!

By |November 19th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Sport Results

Anti-Bullying Week

Anti-Bullying week took place during the last week of this term. A lot of work was completed by teachers and students to ensure that students were made aware of the dangers and seriousness of bullying. Our students heard from British pop star Asher Knight who talked about his experiences of struggling with his mental health […]

By |November 19th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Anti-Bullying Week

Science Week

Last week DGS students celebrated Science week. The week was jam-packed with exciting activities. To name just a few: 

rockets designed, built & put to the test
immobilised enzymes made and their application tested
slime experiments
red blood cells, white blood cells & platelets made
numerous chemical reactions carried out throughout the week & great […]

By |November 18th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Science Week

Form 6 Geography Field Trip

Last week 6th year Geography class completed their field work project at Bettystown beach. They spent the day out in the fresh air collecting samples and observing the unique nature of the shoreline. It was a very productive day to mark the start of their project.

By |October 15th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Form 6 Geography Field Trip

TY Bonding Trip

TY students spent the day at Carlingford Adventure Centre recently where they enjoyed a day of kayaking and pier jumping. It was a brilliant opportunity for the students to work as a group and get to know each other better. The excellent weather made the day all the more enjoyable!

By |October 15th, 2021|News|Comments Off on TY Bonding Trip

Sport Results

The resumption of sport fixtures this term has been met with great enthusiasm by our students. They our relishing the challenge of putting their training to use and for some of our students it is a wonderful opportunity to represent our school for the first time. Our hockey and rugby teams have begun the season […]

By |October 15th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Sport Results