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How these students clocked-up success in their first business 4 years ago

How these students clocked-up success in their first business

Two transition year students of St. Columba’s College Stranorlar are hoping it will be their time to shine at this week’s Student Enterprise Awards.

The Donegal mini-company final will see …
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Local LEGO camps get bigger and better for the Easter holidays 4 years ago

Local LEGO camps get bigger and better for the Easter holidays

By  •  Kids

After a very successful run of Christmas and Mid Term camps, Bricks 4 Kidz Donegal has just released an even greater schedule of Easter camps!

Twelve camps are taking place …
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This Donegal all-girls school may soon have boys on the roll call 4 years ago

This Donegal all-girls school may soon have boys on the roll call

By  •  News

The board of management has written to all parents inviting them to attend a meeting on 23rd October to discuss the possibility of the school going co-ed in September 2018.


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Future soccer starlets are off to entertain at the Aviva 5 years ago

Future soccer starlets are off to entertain at the Aviva

The event kicks off at 11.30am in the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, where 26 schools are competing in six sections.

Woodland NS, hailed as the ‘Woodlands Wonder Women’ by their coach Michael O’ …
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Gallery: Donegal schoolchildren do ‘Walk on Wednesday’ 5 years ago

Gallery: Donegal schoolchildren do ‘Walk on Wednesday’

By  •  News

Schools throughout Donegal took part in An Taisce’s Green-Schools’ National Walk to School Week 2017, the ninth annual celebration of walking to school, which took place from May 15th to …
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How we made Colourbox shine bright 5 years ago

How we made Colourbox shine bright

By  •  Business

“I first heard about the Student Enterprise Awards when I started Transition Year. It’s a competition for young people where they run their own business. Our teacher encouraged us to …
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How to catch a concert by the RTE Lyric FM Quartet in Donegal 5 years ago

How to catch a concert by the RTE Lyric FM Quartet in Donegal

The music group will be performing a series of 50-minute concerts in schools and community groups across Donegal from next Monday, May 8th.

RTÉ lyric fm will visit Donegal as part of their new stream …
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Margaret and Molly ‘pasta’ the test to reach the Big School Cook Off final 5 years ago

Margaret and Molly ‘pasta’ the test to reach the Big School Cook Off final

By  •  News

A team of pupils from Scoil Mhuire Milford have been named a regional finalist of the 2017 Mount Charles Big School Cook Off. Budding chefs Margaret McGreevy and Molly Sweeney …
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School secretaries face ‘unacceptable’ inequalities 5 years ago

School secretaries face ‘unacceptable’ inequalities

By  •  News

The claim was made in advance of a meeting in Letterkenny this week set to highlight the grievances of the body representing the school employees.

Local representative, Kathleen O’Doherty hit …
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PJs at school? Donegal woman Teresa Heeney says it’s okay for one day! 5 years ago

PJs at school? Donegal woman Teresa Heeney says it’s okay for one day!

By  •  News

National Pyjama Day 2017 takes place in creches and preschools nationwide on Friday 3rd March.

Teresa Heeney from Ballybofey, the CEO of Early Childhood Ireland, has thanked the 50,000 children …
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Actress Aoibhín looks for high drama from Donegal students 5 years ago

Actress Aoibhín looks for high drama from Donegal students

By  •  News

The former Fair City star joins this year’s expert judging panel alongside actress and author Amy Huberman and is encouraging students and supportive teachers in Donegal to get their entries …
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Longer weekend breaks proposed for local schools 5 years ago

Longer weekend breaks proposed for local schools

By  •  News

The four schools St. Eunan’s College, Loreto Convent, Colaiste Ailigh and Errigal College have been discussing the proposals in recent weeks, Donegal Daily reports.

The proposed plan, which will affect thousands …
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Schools could stay closed to stop further spread of flu 5 years ago

Schools could stay closed to stop further spread of flu

By  •  Health

Donegal GP Dr James McDaid has issued a warning about the flu virus and said that schools should remain closed after the Christmas break to prevent the outbreak of an …
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