Drimnagh Castle Gaelic Football Leagues

The school leagues have gone fantastically this year, with most of the school’s students participating. They are a great way to get fit and improve your Gaelic skills. It consists of 8 teams made up of random students. All the teams have teacher mangers and two 6th class managers. The competition starts with group stages, then…

College Awareness Week

Our school is college aware. Recently our class did our own student ID cards as part of College Awareness Week. On our ID cards we had to draw our faces on the top right corner of the card and our teacher put the crests of Trinity College, UCD, DIT and DCU we looked at the…

Shoebox Appeal

In room 13 we were helping other countries by helping team hope fill shoeboxes, with LOTS of things   like toys , food ,clothes , washing equipment [soap]  and other things like them. We also sent a picture of all the boys in our class. We’re not allowed to put liquids in the box or food…

Science Trip

Some boys from Drimnagh Castle went on a science trip on Tuesday the 4th of November. This trip was organised by the Trinity Access Programme (TAP). 6 boys from 6th class were picked to go – Rafael, TJ, Rhys, Ross, Cillian and I. We were brought by bus to the Teagasc campus in Co. Meath.…

Maths Week Drimnagh

Maths Week 2017

In our school, maths is a big subject, so we were so excited to hear that it was maths week. We did all kinds of activities in our classes such as Mangahigh. This is a website where you can play maths games online to improve your maths skills. Children from other schools in Ireland and…

Important Dates for 2018

We have finalised the dates for the Confirmation and the Communion this school year. The Confirmation will be held on Thursday the 15th of March at 11:30 and the Communion will be held on Saturday the 26th of May at 11:30. Both celebrations will be held in the Church of the Assumption, Walkinstown. We look forward to…

SCHOOL BOOKLISTS

Below you will find a link to class booklists which are in the parents section of our website. The school will re-open on Thursday 31st of August at 9:05am for classes 3rd-6th and on the same day at 10:00am in the hall for the 2nd classes. Enjoy the remainder of the holidays and see you…

School of The Year

On Friday the 10th of March, Cumann na mBunscol Naisiunta held their flagship annual awards night sponsored by Cornmarket in the Killyhevlin Hotel in Enniskillen in Co. Fermanagh. This event recognises the contributions made by teachers from the entire island of Ireland to the Promotion of Gaelic Games. This year, Drimnagh Castle decided to enter the…

Digital Schools Award

The School is delighted to announce that we have received the prestigious Digital School of Distinction Award, which is a Department of Education and Skills flagship award programme which promotes, recognises and encourages best practice use of technology in primary schools. The award recognises the schools digital culture and use of technology to enhance our…