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TY Politics

TYs recently had the pleasure of listening to a talk by Mr. Baker on the overview of our school structure which really helped to support their current studies on rules and power as well as decision-making. The Q and A style meeting was very interactive and beneficial for the students.

By |March 24th, 2021|News|Comments Off on TY Politics

DGS Trader Competition

Over the course of a week our TY students became efficient stock traders! They worked independently trading stocks through a Stock Market Simulator. The competition was fierce with fantastic efforts by Caelán McDonough Matthews, Darragh Sweeney Logue and Louis Bowler. Congratulations to Caelán who was the overall winner!

By |March 24th, 2021|News|Comments Off on DGS Trader Competition

World Book Day

On Thursday March 4th DGS celebrated the literary world virtually and in school. Students got involved in the various competitions running which included baking a cake of their favourite book, dressing up as their favourite literary character and designing their own bookmark among others. There was a wonderful response to the day’s events!

 

By |March 18th, 2021|News|Comments Off on World Book Day

Leinster Regional Session of the European Youth Parliament

Congratulations to Darragh Sweeney-Logue, Caer Ni Ghibne and Ruairí Holohan who took part in the Leinster regional session of the European Youth parliament in January. The students greatly benefited from the inspiring weekend of debate and discussion with other students from across Leinster where they discussed local and global issues.

By |March 18th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Leinster Regional Session of the European Youth Parliament

Construction Studies and Technology Projects

Form 5 Construction Studies students were very busy completing a practical project while at home this month. The students were posted out flat packs of a wall where they then had to draw it out of scale 1:10 to complete it. They had to add their own insulation, breathable membrane, plasterboard etc. Form 1 and […]

By |March 18th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Construction Studies and Technology Projects

Irish Junior Maths Competition

Congratulations to Peter Treanor, 1 Foster who finished in the top 60 of the Irish Junior Maths Competition 2021 out of 6,300 1st year students nationally. This is a massive achievement and we are very proud of him.

By |March 18th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Irish Junior Maths Competition

Online Learning Projects

Our TY students have not been deterred by the challenges of online learning. They have used this time to enhance their creative skills by working on various projects set by their Year Head and teachers. These projects include building the Eiffel Tower out of match sticks, making their own ukulele and learning how to play […]

By |March 18th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Online Learning Projects

Congratulations!

Congratulations to past pupil Rachel Berney who was recently awarded the Entrance Exhibition Award from Trinity College Dublin for her outstanding Leaving Certificate results. We are delighted to see Rachel’s hard-work recognised and wish her the very best in her studies.

We were also delighted to learn that Drogheda Grammar School topped The Irish Times feeder […]

By |January 29th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Congratulations!

TY Business – Irish Consumer Guide to shopping in the UK since Jan 1st

As I am sure you  know that since Jan 1st there are now extra charges for the Irish consumer when buying from the UK as Customs duty and VAT charges now apply. Our EU Consumer rights also no longer apply since Brexit!
 
Ms. Carney’s TY Business class have compiled a mini booklet of how their favourite […]

By |January 22nd, 2021|News|Comments Off on TY Business – Irish Consumer Guide to shopping in the UK since Jan 1st

Christmas Concert

Please see the link for the Christmas Concert which premieres tonight at 7pm. 
 
https://youtu.be/Oahb5MdQ7uw  

By |December 17th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Christmas Concert