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

National Wellbeing Day

April 27, 2017

Desmond College are very proud to be the involved in the LCETB Wellbeing Initiative. As part of National Wellbeing Day a number of activities were provided to both staff and students in an effort to promote mindfulness. Students and staff participated in 10 at 10 where they had 10 minutes to meditate. Yoga was also provided for both staff and students along with lunchtime meditation.

April 2017: Students in Desmond College Secondary School Limerick, enjoying Yoga as part of National Wellbeing Day
Students enjoying Yoga as part of National Wellbeing Day.

Literacy Week

April 26, 2017


March 2017: Winners of Literacy Week competitions in Desmond College Post Primary School
Collage Winners as part of Digital Literacy for Literacy Week Dylan O Shea, Sean Barrett, Anna De Silva, Muireann Dooley, Chloe Ahern, Shane Baguio, Joanne Lai, Jennifer Cordoso and Marcelina Krzywdainska.


March 2017: Winners of Literacy Week competitions in Desmond College Post Primary School
Spelling Bee Finalists for Literacy Week Ciaran McKenna, Aaron Moinbhiol, Adam Grimes, Deirdre McMahon, Sarah Barrett and Aoife Lee. Winner of the Challenge was Aoife Lee.


March 2017: Winners of Literacy Week competitions in Desmond College Post Primary School
Word of the Day Challenge Winners Aaron Moinbhiol, Ciaran McKenna, Jamie Fahy, Declan Kennedy, Adam Grimes, Sarah Barrett, Andy Mukosha and Dylan O’Shea.

A Sample of Second Year Pic Collages from Literacy Week

April 26, 2017

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

27th March 2017: Second Year Students from Desmond College sample of collages from Literacy Week

Desmond College Strikes again with outstanding success in Business

April 25, 2017

Students from Desmond College took part in Student Enterprise Finals and Get Up & Go Enterprise Finals held recently.

Deirdre McMahon came 3rd in the Junior Section with her Business GZ2Hero, Breda Magner & Ava Cashin came 2nd in the Intermediate Section with their business CrossBar Challenge whilst Thomas Curtin & Dylan Moloney took Most Innovative Project for their business Kone Kollector all in the Student Enterprise Awards.

In the Get Up & Go regional finals, Thomas Curtin, Dylan Moloney & Hannah McMathon won 1st Place in the Innovation Section whilst Alice Duffy, Rhea Crowley, Amy O Shea, Aoife Corbett & Leona Mullally took 1st Place in the Quality Section with their project Puzzle Pals.


April 2017: Desmond College Students involved in Business and Enterprise Awards
Leona Mulally, Amy O Shea, Aoife Corbett, Rhea Crowley, Hannah McMahon, Alec Duffy and Thomas Curtin.


April 2017: Desmond College Students involved in Business and Enterprise Awards
First Year student Deirdre McMahon representing Desmond College with her product at the Student Enterprise Competition.


April 2017: Desmond College Students involved in Business and Enterprise Awards

Roz Barrett, Amy O Shea, Rhea Crowley, Aoife Corbett, Darragh Collins and Alice Duffy very successful at the Enterprise Finals.

Limerick’s Fittest School

April 21, 2017


April 2017: Desmond College Newcastlewest Transition Year Students participate in Limerick's Fittest School
Liam Callanan, Aoife Corbett, Hannah McMahon and Dylan Moloney -Transition Year Students competing in Limerick Fittest School.


April 2017: Desmond College Newcastlewest Transition Year Students participate in Limerick's Fittest School
Dylan Moloney, Alice Duffy, Liam Callanan, Aoife Corbett, Darragh Collins and Hannah McMahon – Desmond College’s Transition Year team who came third place in Limerick’s Fittest School.

Desmond College presents “The Way of the Cross 2017”

April 13, 2017


April 2017: Desmond College's the Way of the Cross on Good Friday

Desmond College presents “The Way of the Cross 2017”
on Friday 14th April 2017 – leaving Calvary Graveyard at 2.20pm.
It promises to be a spectacular event.