Desmond College Senior Music Students Attend Performance of
Cantata BWV 78 “Jesu, der du Meine Seele” at
St Mary’s Cathedral in Limerick

October 27, 2017

Ms.Keane and Ms.O’Brien accompanied senior music students to St Mary’s Cathedral in Limerick where a full analysis and performance of Cantata BWV 78 Jesu, der du Meine Seele by Johann Sebastian Bach was conducted and analysed by Peter Barley.

It was performed by Ancor and St Mary’s Cathedral Choir. This Cantata is one of the four set works on the Leaving Certificate music course.


Oct 2017: Desmond College senior music students attend performance of Cantata BWV 78 Jesu, der du Meine Seele at St Mary's Cathedral in Limerick
Desmond College senior music students attend performance of Cantata BWV 78 Jesu, der du Meine Seele at St Mary’s Cathedral in Limerick.


Oct 2017: Desmond College senior music students attend performance of Cantata BWV 78 Jesu, der du Meine Seele at St Mary's Cathedral in Limerick
Desmond College senior music students attend performance of Cantata BWV 78 Jesu, der du Meine Seele at St Mary’s Cathedral in Limerick.

Desmond College students travel to UL, LIT
and Mary Immaculate College, Open Days

October 26, 2017

Oct 2017: Desmond College Students travel to the college open days in UL, LIT and Mary Immaculate
Sophie Bridgeman, Amy Ryan and Katie Hallinan visiting the college open days in UL, LIT and Mary I.


Oct 2017: Desmond College Students travel to the college open days in UL, LIT and Mary Immaculate
Aine Upton and Muireann Tobin visiting the college open days in UL, LIT and Mary I.


Oct 2017: Desmond College Students travel to the college open days in UL, LIT and Mary Immaculate
Eimear Ahern, Amy Ryan and Mary O Connor visiting the college open days in UL, LIT and Mary Immaculate College.


Oct 2017: Desmond College Students travel to the college open days in UL, LIT and Mary Immaculate
Niamh O Connell and Jaimie Cambell visiting the college open days in UL, LIT and Mary Immaculate College.

Desmond College Students in SciFest 2017 Finals

October 23, 2017

SciFest has had another very successful year to date in 2017. The number of students participating reached 10,000, an increase of 25% on the previous year. In all, some 298 schools and over 600 teachers were actively involved in SciFest at local and/or regional level. Since the project launched nationwide in 2008 some 50,000 students have taken part.

As in previous years SciFest@College fairs took place in 16 regional venues with almost 4000 students participating. These fairs took place between March and June in 14 Institutes of Technology, DCU and St Mary’s College, Derry.

Desmond College will be represented by 5th year students Thomas Curtin & Dylan Moloney with their “Height Adjustable Crutch”. The students represent Limerick Institute of Technology where the won the “Boston Scientific – Best Medical Devices” award and the “Abbott Runner-up Best Project Award” last April.

Desmond College will be represented by 5th year students Thomas Curtin & Dylan Moloney with their “Height Adjustable Crutch”. The students represent Limerick Institute of Technology where the won the “Boston Scientific – Best Medical Devices” award and the “Abbott Runner-up Best Project Award” last April.

Oct 2017: Desmond College Students through to the 2017 SciFest finals
Thomas Curtin and Dylan Moloney through to the 2017 SciFest finals.

Application Forms for 2018
must be submitted to School Reception before
Friday, November 17th 2017.

October 21, 2017

 

 

Important Information for Parents
re School Reports

October 21, 2017

School reports are now available to all parents to view online through our school website. You will be able to read the latest school report, along with past reports on your child.

All parents will receive a login username and password, by text to your phone. If you have not received these details by the 26th October 2017 please contact Reception.

To view your child’s school report please follow these steps:

  • On school website go to “Parents”.
     
  • Click on “Communication”.
     
  • Then click on “VSWare”.
     
  • Click on the VSWare link on the page, and put in your login and password details (texted to your phone).
     
  • Timetable appears – go to “Term Reports” and the report will appear.
     
  • If you wish to print, go to the following:
    • Actions
    • Print
    • Save
    • Open
    • Enable Editing
    • Print

     

 

 

 

Desmond College Football team presented with their County Football
victory medals by Limerick County Football Chairman, John Cregan

October 19, 2017


Oct 2017: Desmond College Football team presented with their County Football victory medals by Limerick County Football Chairman John Cregan
Desmond College U161/2 County Football Champions.


Oct 2017: Desmond College Football team presented with their County Football victory medals by Limerick County Football Chairman John Cregan
Jamie Kelly, Konrad Papierowski, Ms Vourneen Gavin Barry, John Cregan, Padraig Murphy, David O Donovan and Darragh Collins.


Oct 2017: Desmond College Football team presented with their County Football victory medals by Limerick County Football Chairman John Cregan
Bryan Mortell, Cormac Browne, Ms Vourneen Gavin Barry, John Cregan, Padraig Murphy, Declan Kennedy and Dylan McGrath.


Oct 2017: Desmond College Football team presented with their County Football victory medals by Limerick County Football Chairman John Cregan
Brendan Guiry, Liam Callanan, Ms Vourneen Gavin Barry, John Cregan, Padraig Murphy, Jack Grimes and Bryan Hartigan.


Oct 2017: Desmond College Football team presented with their County Football victory medals by Limerick County Football Chairman John Cregan
Mike Nash, Ms Vourneen Gavin Barry, John Cregan, Alan Wallace and Padraig Murphy.


Oct 2017: Desmond College Football team presented with their County Football victory medals by Limerick County Football Chairman John Cregan
Jason Corbett, Gavin Lynch, Ms Vourneen Gavin Barry, John Cregan, Padraig Murphy, Jack Corkery and Danny Moriarty.