Dr Ciaran Dunne, School of Appied Languages and Intercultural Studies at DCU, visits some of our Sixth Year students in the library.
First years working on posture, communication skills and personal development.
Eye contact, movement, coordination and balance.
Team work and co-ordination.
Personal Development Class. April.
Phyllis Farrell, Guidance Counsellor in Plunkett College, gets into the finer details of progression to third level with our students.
Ms O’Brien and Melanie Smyth are encouraging students to mind their minds and to be wise about their use of technology and remember to take plenty of breaks from screentime.
Mr Hussain, Science teacher, supports with the regulation beads being used to help students with their mental health. Stay in the Green Zone, girls
Mindfulness Cards are being used with students to help with their mental health.
Students with the school librarian, Ms Dickson, in front of the library's Black History Month display.
First year students listen attentively to Missy Daviesmesh as she reads a list of ways students can improve on their Personal Development. First years came up with Lovely ideas for personal growth In Ms O'Brien's PD class this morning (23rd February).
Ciara McDonnell and 6th year students after their Striking the balance Talk in career class this morning.
Ciara talks to two students (Fajinmi Ayanfejesu and Oyinloye Adetoun) interested in giving Rugby a TRY.
Katie McDonnell speaks to 6th year students today about striking the balance and how students can balance a good study routine along with keeping fit and well during their leaving certificate Year.
Thanks to Dr Rouse for sharing his own University experience.
Sixth year students listen attentively to Dr Paul Rouse Associate Professor of History in UCD.
Ms O’Brien welcomes Dr Paul Rouse to speak to 6th years as one of a series of talks to encourage growth mindset and encourage students to never give up on their ambitions.
This talk is one of a series of Growth Mindset talks encouraging our students to progress to third level and to never give up on their ambitions.
6th year students follow up on Carol Dweck’s theory of growth mindset in Career class with Ms O’Brien following their Mind to Mind talk from UCD professor Dr Paul Rouse.
6th year student Alison Burke enjoys a Growth mindset video in career class this afternoon (23rd February).
Students delighted with the updates on courses in Athlone IT. Athlone IT has been voted IT of 2018. Interested students talk to Dermot Judge during Ms. O'Brien's career class on 19th January
College Awareness Week: 20th November - 24th November, 2017:
Some of our sixth years with Ruth Daly from the Pontifical University, Maynooth
Some of our sixth years were lucky to have a visit from Ruth Daly from the Pontifical University of Maynooth recently
UCD meets St.Dominic's. There was great interest from our 6th year students in UCD too. Thanks to Daire at admissions for a very interesting UCD presentation. Let's Go Girls!
Jonny Cooper visits our sixth years for a college talk. Thanks DCU!