Principal’s Welcome

August 29, 2018

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

Innovation in Science Class

February 22, 2019

Ms O Grady’s First Year students designed and built “cars” as part of Energy Conversions. The “Papermobile” team won the competition for the most efficient design. Well done to all involved.

Ms O'Grady’s First Year science class who built cars as part of Energy Conversions
Ms O'Grady’s First Year science class who built cars as part of Energy Conversions

Mr O'Leary checking out the designs made by Ms O'Grady’s science class
Mr O'Leary checking out the designs made by Ms O'Grady’s science class

Ladies Basketball

February 22, 2019

On Tuesday 12th Feb Desmond College Ladies basketball teams under the management of Ms Creed played Killmallock in Desmond College. The First Year team had a comprehensive win while the Second Year team showed outstanding teamwork and commitment but were narrowly defeated.

Desmond College First Year Basketball Team
Desmond College First Year Basketball Team

Desmond College Second Year Basketball Team.
Desmond College Second Year Basketball Team.

Holocaust Education Trust Ireland

February 21, 2019

Desmond College was delighted to welcome Ann O Reilly from HETI, the Holocaust Education Trust Ireland. Ann provided TY, 5th and 6th year students with a very educational, insightful and interesting presentation on the Holocaust.

Amy O'Sullivan, Muireann Dooley, Cian Mason, Sean Salamah with Ms Nicola White and Ann O'Reilly from HETI
Amy O Sullivan, Muireann Dooley, Cian Mason, Sean Salamah with Ms Nicola White and Ann O Reilly from HETI

Wellbeing Wednesday in Rang Grandin

February 20, 2019

Students in Rang Grandin visited Gorboy Horticultural Centre and the local library to view an Art Exhibition with Ms O Connor as part of Wellbeing Wednesday.

AJ Dee at Gorboy Horticultural Centre
AJ Dee at Gorboy Horticultural Centre

AJ Dee and Alan Wallace admiring the Art Exhibition in the local Library
AJ Dee and Alan Wallace admiring the Art Exhibition in the local Lbrary

Early Christian Ireland Displays In History Class

February 19, 2019

Ms O’Mahony’s history students made displays based on Early Christian Ireland as part of History class in preparation for Classroom Based Assessments.

Rhys O'Connor and Jan Fasiczka producing displays on Early Christian Ireland as part of History class
Rhys O’Connor and Jan Fasiczka producing displays on Early Christian Ireland as part of History class

Josh Dore, Michael Mason and John Sheedy producing displays on Early Christian Ireland as part of History class
Josh Dore, Michael Mason and John Sheedy producing displays on Early Christian Ireland as part of History class

Ms O'Mahony’s History class producing displays on Early Christian Ireland
Ms O Mahony’s History class producing displays on Early Christian Ireland

Wellbeing Wednesday In Desmond College

February 14, 2019

Students from Rang Grandin enjoying their therapeutic colouring as part of wellbeing Wednesday
Students from Rang Grandin enjoying their therapeutic colouring as part of wellbeing Wednesday

Wellbeing Wednesday in Rang Grandin
Wellbeing Wednesday in Rang Grandin

Students from Rang Grandin enjoying their therapeutic colouring as part of wellbeing Wednesday
Students from Rang Grandin enjoying their therapeutic colouring as part of wellbeing Wednesday