NOTICE: Now enrolling for online evening classes for the autumn term. Online and postal enrolments open now for classes beginning on October the 12th

Kinsale Open Cross-Country Report

Athletes from Douglas Community School competed in the Riverstick/Kinsale open cross-country on Sunday 10th in perfect weather conditions. A tough undulating course greeted the athletes but the Douglas boys stood up to the challenge. The u14 team was made up of new 1st year students who had never competed before. The team finished in a … Read more

Transition Year

FOURTH YEAR CURRICULUM CORE SUBJECTS Irish English French/German Maths Religious Education Technology PE (including Health Education) Information Technology Media Studies MODULES Ten week modules, related to a range of option subjects for Leaving Certificate. Each student will take a minimum of six of these modules, each module being allotted three classes per week:- Science Studies … Read more

Work Placement

Outline The work placement can involve either work experience or work shadowing. Work experience is where the student participates in the work of the firm where he is located, doing duties as assigned by the employer. Work shadowing may be more feasible in highly skilled work environments, where the need for specialised knowledge and training … Read more