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Scoil Dara Library Visit by Local Author

Dec 01 2016
 To conclude Library Week 2016, Laura Cassidy, a local author is visiting the school Monday Dec 5th. This is the second year running that Laura will return to the school to inspire students to become more creative in their writing. We are grateful to Kilcock Library, especially librarian Mary Dunne for making the arrangements for these workshops to take place and part funding the event.

The Combined Schools Careers Night

May 05 2016
The Combined Schools Careers Night on Thursday April 28th was a huge success with over eight hundred students attending presentations by representatives from twenty six career sectors.  It is hoped that this will once again become an annual event in Scoil Dara's calendar.  Thanks to Maynooth University for the use of The John Hume Building to facilitate the event.

Scoil Dara's New Proclamation for 1916

Mar 14 2016
Ms Dorian and Transition Year students recently held a competition for students to compose a new proclamation for 2016. Congratulations to the winner Wura Biala (1st year student) whose winning submission was entitled: ‘Scoil Dara: Dreams for the future’

Scoil Dara's Bank of Ireland Branch

Mar 11 2016
Scoil Dara's Bank of Ireland branch was launched by Transition Year Business students on March 10th last. It will facilitate TY students working in a variety of roles from Bank Manager to Customer Service Official as part of an effective team. 

Kildare Enterprise Regional Finals

Mar 08 2016
Congratulations to Transition Year students from Sweet Temptations (Alex Mulligan, Niamh Langley and Conor Lane) who won a trophy and €100 euro bursary for the best display in the Kildare Enterp​rise Regional Finals on March the 3rd

Award of Excellence

Feb 28 2016
Congratulations to Caoimhe Sheil and Emily Davies who each received an " Award of Excellence" on Feb 9th in Maynooth University  for the results they obtained in their Junior Certificate  Business Examination 2015.