Principal’s Welcome

August 29, 2017

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

Active Schools Week

April 23, 2018


April 2018: Desmond College's Active Schools Week


April 2018: Desmond College's Active Schools Week


April 2018: Desmond College's Active Schools Week


April 2018: Desmond College's Active Schools Week

Irish Times Article: Apr 15, 2018

April 17, 2018

Meet the students looking to revolutionise cycle safety

A device that projects a temporary cycle lane to warn road users of the space they need to leave for cyclists is vying to win an entrepreneur award run by the State’s network of local enterprise offices.


04 2018: Desmond College in the Irish Times

Cycle Safe 2000, which is competing in the senior category, is a project from Breda Magner (16), Evan Condon (16) and E’ueonn Ferron (16) from Desmond College, Newcastle West, Co Limerick.

The product the students have developed involves a device that attaches to a saddle and projects a temporary bicycle lane at the back of a moving bicycle to alert approaching vehicles.

Click here to read the full article …

Active Schools Week

April 17, 2018
      TIME         
MON
TUES
WED
THURS
FRI
08.50-9.30
 
 
ZORBE SOCCER
ZUMBA
ALL GIRLS
3rd year boys PE Class Arena Gym
 
09.30-10.10
ACTIVE KINGDOM
2nd year PE Class
ACTIVE KINGDOM
2nd year PE Class
2nd year Anois Programme
ZUMBA
ALL GIRLS
3rd year Boys PE Class Arena Gym
 
10.10-11.05
 
 
 
 
 
11.05-11.45
ACTIVE KINGDOM
TY
ACTIVE KINGDOM
5th year
JUDO
All 1st years
 
 
11.45-12.25
ACTIVE KINGDOM
3rd year PE Class
ACTIVE KINGDOM
1st Year PE Class
JUDO
All 1st years
 
 
12.25-1.05
 
12.45-1.30 HURLING BLITZ
12.45-1.30 HURLING BLITZ

JUDO
All 1st years
12.45-1.30 HURLING BLITZ
 
1.05-2.15
ACTIVE KINGDOM
Rest of 3rd years
ACTIVE KINGDOM
6th years
 
SOCCER BLITZ
1st, 2nd and 3rd year
 
2.15-2.55
ACTIVE KINGDOM
1st year PE Class
 
6TH YEAR STUDENTS VS STAFF VOLLEYBALL
SOCCER BLITZ
1st, 2nd and 3rd year
 
2.55-3.35
ACTIVE KINGDOM
1st year PE Class
 
VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT
SOCCER BLITZ
1st, 2nd and 3rd year
 

School Hurling League

April 17, 2018

School Hurling League starts today at lunchtime.
See fixtures for this week and teams below.

Desmond College Lunch Time Hurling League 2018

Self Help Africa: Jack O’Connor and Diarmuid Curtin

April 13, 2018



2017 Science for Development winners Jack O’Connor and Diarmuid Curtin who received a travel bursary to visit to Malawi.

While there, they field tested their award-winning seed planter, and met with students at the country’s leading agricultural research university.

TY Limerick Fittest School

April 13, 2018