Principal’s Welcome

September 2, 2016

Desmond College Principal : Ms Vourneen Gavin Barry

“I’m delighted to welcome you all to our website.

I hope you enjoy browsing through this site and

getting to know us better.”

Ms. Vourneen Gavin Barry
Principal

Emily Duffy, 6th Year Student, speaker at
BTYSTE 2017 Workshop, on Thurs 12th Jan with Rio Ferdinand

January 11, 2017

Emily Duffy, Desmond College 6th Year Student, will be participating in a workshop on Thursday 12th January 2017, 3-4PM, with former England and Man Utd. footballer, Rio Ferdinand, at this year’s BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition.

Emily has been selected as a BT Alumni who will represent previous successful projects at the Alumni Stand, in relation to her project ‘The Duffily Bag’.


Desmond College, Emily Duffy, speaking at the BTYSTE2017 with Manchester United's Rio Ferdinand

Desmond College, yet again, is One of the Highest Represented Schools at the 2017 BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition

January 11, 2017

11 January 2017: BTYSTE 2017 - Ergonomic Planter – Senior Technology (Jack O Connor and Diarmuid Curtin)
Ergonomic Planter – Senior Technology (Jack O Connor and Diarmuid Curtin)

11 January 2017: BTYSTE 2017 - A Study into the meaning and development of Play over the last five decades – Junior Social
A Study into the meaning and development of Play over the last five decades – Junior Social (Conor Fox)

11 January 2017: BTYSTE 2017 - Autistic Communication System  - Intermediate Technology (Alice Duffy)
Autistic Communication System – Intermediate Technology (Alice Duffy)

11 January 2017: BTYSTE 2017 - A Rush to Biomass – Senior Biological and Ecological (Jaimie Cambell and Niamh O Connell)
A Rush to Biomass – Senior Biological and Ecological (Jaimie Cambell and Niamh O Connell)


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Honey Bees: Natural Born Mathematicians Chemical Physical and Mathematical (Leona Mulally, Rhea Crowley and Michéal Murphy)


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Managing the Mighty Mites Intermediate Biological and Ecological (Liam Callanan, Tiernan Mason and Jack Grimes)


2017-01-11-what-determines-school-readiness-junior-social-and-behavioural-btyste2017
What determines School Readiness Junior Social and Behavioural (Aoife Corbett and Amy O Shea)


2017-01-11-an-investigation-into-to-parents-use-of-social-media-and-their-awareness-of-privacy-settings-intermediate-social-and-behavioural-btyste2017
An Investigation into to Parents use of Social Media and their awareness of Privacy Settings Intermediate Social and Behavioural (Ellie Bucke, Aoife Lee and Emma Brennan)


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The Fire Tech Stinguisher Junior Technology (Kayla McMahon)


2017-01-11-the-physics-of-a-skateboard-intermediate-physical-chemical-and-mathematical-btyste2017
The Physics of a Skateboard Intermediate Physical Chemical and Mathematical (Ben Montgomery)

Christmas Spirit in Desmond College

January 11, 2017

Dec 2016: Second Year Students in Desmond College who participated in Secret Santa
Students in Second Year who participated in Secret Santa.


December 2016: Ms Sandra Quaid with her tutor group who participated in Secret Santa
Ms Sandra Quaid with her tutor group who participated in Secret Santa.


Dec 2016: Students from Desmond College Post Primary School delighted with their Secret Santa Presents.
Amy O Sullivan, Nikita Quaid, Shauna O Sullivan, Shane Copse and Alisha O Brien delighted with their Secret Santa presents.


December 2016: Desmond College Post Primary School Staff got into the festive spirit
Desmond College Post Primary School Staff got into the festive spirit.

Orienteering Trip to Doneraile

January 10, 2017

December 2016: Some Desmond college First Year Students at the Orienteering Trip to Doneraille
Some First Year Students at the Orienteering Trip to Doneraile.


Dec 2016: Desmond College Post Primary Students at the Orienteering Trip to Doneraile
Amanda Harty and Katelyn Curtin at the Orienteering Trip to Doneraile.


Dec 2016: Desmond College Post Primary School Students at the Orienteering Trip to Doneraile
Deirdre McMahon and Ciara Ryan at the Orienteering Trip to Doneraile.


December 2016: Desmond College First Year Students at the Orienteering Trip to Doneraile
Michael Barrett, Kacper Kazmierczak, Aoife Lee, Holly Kelly, Emma Brennan and Ellie Bucke at the Orienteering Trip to Doneraile.


December 2016: Desmond College Students enjoying themselves at the Orienteering Trip to Doneraile
Fiona Leahy, Kristina Horan, Michelle Leahy, Connor Collins, Katelyn Ahern and Emer McGuirk at the Orienteering Trip to Doneraile.

Munster Football for All Clubs

December 16, 2016

Dec 2016: Desmond College Post Primary School student selected for the Munster football for all clubs squad
Darragh Leahy has been selected for the Munster Football for All Clubs squad.

Darragh received a letter from the Football Association of Ireland thanking him for his commitment to football.

Darragh’s first fixture was against Leinster in Kilkenny on 3rd December.

Congratulations Darragh from all the staff and students at Desmond College!

Christmas Exam Timetable

December 15, 2016

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Dec 2016: Christmas Exam Time Table for 1st Year Students


Dec 2016: Christmas Exam Time Table for 2nd Year Students


Dec 2016: Christmas Exam Time Table for 3rd Year Students


Dec 2016: Christmas Exam Time Table for 5th Year Students


Dec 2016: Christmas Exam Time Table for 6th Year Students