Prospective Students

School Transport Provision 2017/2018

November 15, 2016

Business Eireann School Transport Provision 2017/2018

1. Who is eligible?

Children who reside at least 4.8 kilometres from and attending their nearest school are eligible for post primary school transport.

2. How do I apply?

Online to Bus Éireann at www.buseireann.ie.

3. When do I apply?

Applications should be submitted before the last Friday in April. Late applicants are not guaranteed a seat.

4. What is the charge?

The current annual charge is €350 per child with a family maximum of €650.

5. Can I spread the payment over the school year?

Payments may be made in two instalments in July and December.

6. Are some children exempt from paying?

Yes. Only eligible children i.e. children residing at least 4.8 kilometres from and attending their nearest school, who hold valid Medical Cards (GMS Scheme), do not pay. All other children must pay.

7. Where can I get more details on the scheme?

Full terms of the Post Primary School Transport Scheme are available at www.education.ie and www.buseireann.ie.

8. Where can I get further information?

From your local Bus Éireann School Transport Office.

To contact your local Bus Éireann School Transport Office by email please go to www.buseireann.ie.

Open Night: TONIGHT, Wednesday 5th Oct 2016

October 5, 2016

Open Night for 5th and 6th class pupils and their parents on Wednesday 5th October presentation by principal at 7pm

Desmond College welcomes new First Years (2016-2017)

September 2, 2016

26th August 2016: Desmond College Newcastle West, Limerick, Welcomes Their New First Years!
Ellie Bucke, Michelle Leahy, Kellie Griffin, Ciara O Connor, Miranda Connors, Kacper Kazmierczak, Connor Collins and Gary Farnan

26th August 2016: Desmond College Newcastle West, Limerick, Welcomes Their New First Years!
Holly Kelly, Ciara Ryan, Pawel Kaminski, Luke O Sullivan, Ava McDonagh, Katelyn Curtin, Amanda Harty

26th August 2016: Desmond College Newcastle West, First Year Students
Christopher O Brien, Kristine Horan, Emer McGuirk

Desmond College and GaelCholaiste new First Year Students in Desmond College August 2016
Marlon McCarthy, Deirdre McMahon, Fiona Leahy, Kevin O Grady, Agnieszka Andrzejczak and Anna Culhane

26th Aug 2016: Desmond College and Gaelcholaiste welcomes their new first year students!
Natalie Cunningham, Conor Mulqueen, Ruben Dowling, Eve Shepherd, Océane Mambouana and Adam Grimes

2016: Aug 26th Desmond College Newcastle West, Welcomes Their New First Year Students!
Sarah Cashin, Emma Brennan, Sarah Barrett, Emma Beasley, Aoife Lee and Brianna Callanan

26th Aug 2016: Desmond College Limerick, welcomes their new First Year Students!
Aaron Mansfield and Michael Barrett

26th Aug 2016: Desmond College Limerick, welcomes their new First Year Students!
Nikita Lysaght, Darren Bridgeman, John Collins, Ciarain McKenna, Jamie Fahey and Katelyn Ahern

DESMOND COLLEGE
& GAELCHOLAISTE UÍ CHONBA
OPEN NIGHT 2015

October 13, 2015

Desmond College Open Night: Tuesday 13th October : Presentation by the Principal at 7pm

Open Night for
5th and 6th Class Pupils and their Parents
on Tuesday 13th October 2015.

Presentation by Principal Vourneen Gavin Barry at 7pm.

2015 – 2016 First Year Students

September 6, 2015
Desmond College First Year Students 2015-2016

Amy O Sullivan, Mary Sexton, Chloe Aherne, Shauna O Sullivan

Desmond College First Year Students 2015-2016

Yvonne Leahy, Eileen Guiney, Layla McMahon, Shane Baguio, Mairead Ryan

Desmond College First Year Students 2015-2016

Dylan O Shea, Nathan Wright, Cormac Browne, Billy Cunningham, Matthew O Connor, Cian Ward

Desmond College First Year Students 2015-2016

Cian Másún, Cian O Nuailláin, Liam Mac Mathúna, Melissa Ní Fhlaitheartaigh, Ayla De Barra

Desmond College First Year Students 2015-2016

Shannon Copse, Joshua Creedon, Alanis Leen

Desmond College First Year Students 2015-2016

Ronan Mullane, Mark Carey, Igor Pplinski, Conor Fox

Desmond College First Year Students 2015-2016

Michaela Harty, Muireann Dooley, Breda Curtin

Language Fun at Open Night! (2014)

October 14, 2014

Desmond College Open Night 9th October 2014: a bit of spanish fun! Desmond College Students Participating in some Language Fun at their Open Night on 9th October 2014 French Fun at the Desmond College Open Night 9th October 2014! Spanish Language Fun at Desmond College at the 2014 School Open Night

The Class of 2013 : Where Are They Now?

December 4, 2013

Graduation Class from 2013.
85% of our students have gone onto further study.
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11% of our students who graduated in 2013 went directly into employment from Leaving Certificate. Many of them had come through our LCA Programme.
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Two students decided to repeat their Leaving Certificate and remained with us in Desmond College.

OPEN NIGHT (2013)

October 22, 2013

OPEN NIGHT ON THURSDAY 24TH OCTOBER

7.00 pm – 9.00 pm

Principal Address at 7.30 PM

Come along and meet our students and staff who will all be there on the night to welcome you!

Desmond College Primary School Hurling Blitz 2013

September 30, 2013

Primary School Hurling Blitz 2013: Ardagh

Ardagh.

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Primary School Hurling Blitz 2013: Raheenagh

Raheenagh.

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Primary School Hurling Blitz 2013: Templeglantine

Templeglantine.

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Primary School Hurling Blitz 2013: Mahoonagh

Mahoonagh.

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Primary School Hurling Blitz 2013: Killoughteen

Killoughteen.

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Winners of the Desmond College Hurling Blitz - Courtney Boys School with their Principal Mrs Rena Culhane

Winners of the Desmond College Hurling Blitz – Courtney Boys School with their Principal Mrs Rena Culhane.

 

Desmond College Primary Schools Camogie Blitz 2013

September 30, 2013

Camogie Blitz 2013

Teams from Mahoonagh, Gaelscoil O’Doghair, Templeglantine and Killoughteen participating in the Desmond College Camogie Blitz with James Ryan and Sile Moynihan (County Players) along with Ms Aoife Culhane, Mr Mike Nash and Ms Marie Ryan ( teachers) and Principal Ms Vourneen Gavin Barry.

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Killoughteen Camogie Team runners up in the Desmond College Primary Schools Camogie Blitz

Killoughteen Camogie Team runners up in the Desmond College Primary Schools Camogie Blitz.

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Gael Scoil

The Camogie Team from Gaelscoil O Doghair at the Desmond College Camogie Blitz.

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Rahenagh

Raheenagh National School Camogie Team.

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The victorious Templeglantine Camogie Team proudly display their winning medals and Trophy at the Desmond College Primary schools Camogie Blitz

The victorious Templeglantine Camogie Team proudly display their winning medals and Trophy at the Desmond College Primary schools Camogie Blitz.

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Mahoonagh National School Camogie Team

Mahoonagh National School Camogie Team.

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Ardagh National School Camogie Team with James Ryan (Limerick County Player) and Sile Moynihan ( Limerick Intermediate Ladies Goalkeeper and Teacher in Desmond College) holding the the Munster Senior Hurling Cup and the Minor Hurling Cup at Desmond College Camogie Blitz

Ardagh National School Camogie Team with James Ryan (Limerick County Player) and Sile Moynihan ( Limerick Intermediate Ladies Goalkeeper and Teacher in Desmond College) holding the the Munster Senior Hurling Cup and the Minor Hurling Cup at Desmond College Camogie Blitz.

 

DESMOND COLLEGE OPEN NIGHT (2013)

September 29, 2013

Open night is on Thursday, 24th October 2013, 7.30pm to 9.30pm. Principal’s address at 8.00pm. Applications for First Years 2014 are available on the night or by contacting the school.

Open Night (2012)

October 18, 2012

Open Night for incoming 1st years will be held on Thursday, 25th October 2012, 7.30pm to 9.30pm.

Principal’s address at 8.00pm.

Open Night (2011)

October 23, 2011

The students of 5th and 6th Class, accompanied by their parents, are invited to our Open Night on Thursday, 27th October from 7.30 – 9.30pm.

Come along! We look forward to meeting you.