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

Leaving Cert Results 2018

August 14, 2018

On behalf of the School community we wish each of our Leaving Cert students well as they collect their results tomorrow Wednesday 15th August.

Results can be collected from the school from 9.30-12.00 or on line after this time.

A number of staff will be available if any student or parent would like to talk. Our Guidance Counsellor Ms Collins will be available and has asked you to read the attached document for your information.

Good Luck!

The Leaving Certificate Results are out ... what now?
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Limerick Leader: “Royal approval: Limerick student explains
homeless invention to Prince Charles”

June 18, 2018

Limerick Leader: Emily Duffy, pictured with her sleeping bag for the homeless on a previous occasion, which she discussed with Prince Charles on his visit to UCC

“Emily met Prince Charles on Thursday when he visited UCC and where she, along with other high-achieving and talented students such as disability advocate Joanne O’Riordan, had been invited to meet him.”

“Since the 2015 Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition when she was a student at Desmond College, Newcastle West, Emily has gone on to become joint winner of the Spirit of Community Awards becoming an All Ireland Youth Volunteer of the Year.”

Read the full article on the Limerick Leader (opens in new tab/window) …

2018 Graduation

June 12, 2018






































































































































































































































































































































































5th Year French Poetry Writing Workshop

May 30, 2018

5th Year students participated in a French poetry writing workshop, and wrote poems on the thème du jour – “Mon Quartier”.

May 2018: 5th year students participate in a French poetry writing workshop


May 2018: Poems that the 5th Year French students wrote about their "quartier"

Desmond College Students’ French Dinner

May 30, 2018

French dinner dégustation – Students tasted different types of French cheese, a traditional ratatouille dish, and une tarte aux fraises.


May 2018: Desmond College Students have a French dinner dégustation!


May 2018: Desmond College Students have a French dinner dégustation!


May 2018: Desmond College Students have a French dinner dégustation!


May 2018: Desmond College Students have a French dinner dégustation!

5th Year Awards

May 29, 2018


May 2018: Fifth Year Awards


May 2018: Fifth Year Awards


May 2018: Fifth Year Awards


May 2018: Fifth Year Awards


May 2018: Fifth Year Awards


May 2018: Fifth Year Awards