Category Archives: Fifth Year

Science Week in Desmond College

Students of 5th Year at Desmond College get plasmolysed for Science Week.

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1st place win at Science Fair

Oisin O’Sullivan (5th year) won 1st place in Intermediate Category and the Special Award for Sensors in Technology at the Big Bang – Sentinus – Science Fair held on the 24th June in the University of Ulster. He received his … Continue reading

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5th Year Career Conference Trip 2019

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5th Year Student Representing Ireland

5th year Student Bronte Collins is representing Ireland this week in a dressage competition.

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Brothers of Charity Afternoon

TYs and 5th Years spend an afternoon with the Brothers of Charity  #community, #youmatter

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History Tour to Kilmainham Gaol

On Sept 10th 2019, 5th and 6th Year History students went on a tour of Kilmainham Gaol as part of their preparation for Leaving Cert History. A very insightful and enjoyable tour for all.

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Student Awards: Fifth Years

Awards 2019 Fifth year awards Rang Kenneth LCA SKills at work programme: presented by Ms O Mahony to: Yazmin Carey Paddy Clancy Darragh Leahy Gavin Lynch Jamie Mackessy David Moroney Chloe O Riordan Nora O Sullivan Cian ward John Woulfe … Continue reading

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Gaisce Silver Award

Congratulations to Evan Condon (5th Year) on being awarded a Silver Medal from the President’s Awards (Gaisce). The Award Ceremony took place in Thomond Park on April 30th 2019 where Evan was presented with his medal by the CEO of … Continue reading

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Desmond College Literacy Week 2019, April 8th -12th

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Agricultural Science Farm Walk at Pallaskenry Agricultural College

The 5th and 6th Year Agricultural Science students went to Pallaskenry Agricultural College on Wednesday 20th March to carry out a farm walk as part of the Ag Science syllabus. The students got a practical, hands-on insight into life on … Continue reading

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GAA Coaching Course

A number of 5th and 6th Year students received their certificates for successfully completing the GAA Foundation Coaching Course under the guidance of Ms.Ryan. Aoife Corbett receiving her certificate for successfully completing the GAA Foundation Coaching Course Dylan Moloney, Michéal … Continue reading

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Holocaust Education Trust Ireland

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, … Continue reading

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Rang Grandin

Alan Wallace picture at the launch of Desmond College Library Well done to Ben McCormick, Alan Wallace and Darragh Leahy on their Pic Collage Creation

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Pre-Leaving Cert Exam Timetable 2019

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Desmond College Finalists in
the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition 2019

Students involved: Fiona Kelly & Kayla McMahon Year: Transition Year Title of Project: Eye in the Cab Category: Intermediate Technology Group Teachers involved: Mr Donal Enright Details: Agriculture is a huge part of the life of the people of Ireland. … Continue reading

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the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition 2019