Internet Safety Talk Survey

Internet Safety Talk for Parents/Guardians 7:30pm Tuesday 22nd January 2019 The parent/guardian talk is for all classes. Talks for children is from 2nd  to 6th classes.See note below from Zeeko. This was sent through Aladdinl earlier in the week. We are looking...

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Internet safety talk for children and parents/guardians

Internet Safety Talks - 22 January 2019 Internet safety talks for children 2nd - 6th classes will take place on Tuesday 22nd January 2019. Internet safety talk for parents/guardians will take place on Tuesday evening 22nd January 2019 in the halla. Managing social...

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January focus is Happiness

Happiness is our theme for the month of January. We will spread happiness by showing a positive attitude to work and play. We will spread happiness by helping others and being cheerful and kind. We will spread happiness by being grateful for what we have. Spread some...

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Nollaig Shona! Happy festivities!

We had a rousing whole school assembly today to mark the end of a wonderful term of learning. Sincere thanks to the staff for their hard work in creating a school where learning flourishes. We wish everyone a very happy break with lots of relaxation and rest. Thanks...

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Student Council represent DSP40

The Student Council were very busy recently representing the school at two different events. On 20th November they visited the Dáil where they learned about how Dáil business is conducted. They had a tour of the corridors where portraits of Taoisigh were on display....

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DSP40 update

Our DSP40 social media campaign is running well thanks to Victoria and David who liaise with the UCD students managing the media. What has been done so far? Email address set up to send in material dspforty40@gmail.com Facebook, LinkedIn and Instragram accounts set up...

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DSP WINTER MARKET 2018

A BIG Thank You to everyone who made this year’s Winter Market a roaring success. We celebrated the day with our existing DSP Families as well as past pupils and teachers who joined in the fun and got to laugh and reminisce together at the many photos from years gone...

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Spooctacular DSP

Spooktacular DSP Halloween Disco 2018 On October the 26th, the DSP Community dressed in their finest and most inventive costumes to celebrate another year of spooky skeletons, sweets and lots of dance moves! The school halla was the epicentre of all action; it was...

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Welcome back – lots of updates!

Summary Report from the Board of Management A meeting of DSPNS Board of Management (BOM) was held on Monday 22nd October 2018 Items on the agenda included the Treasurer's Report, Principal's Report, Communications Report, Maintenance report, Voluntary Contributions...

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Proud to be part of DSP

Class time with Junior Infants yesterday Wednesday, and yard time today Thursday with 1st - 6th classes prompted some staff to reflect on how proud we are to be part of DSP. In the yard we observed children playing a great range of games, role playing for the future,...

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Voluntary Contributions

DSP Voluntary Contributions Dear Parent/Guardian, We hope that your child/children are settling in well into the new scool year and look forward to a great year ahead. We are writing to you regarding the DSP Voluntary Contribution for the academic year 2018 - 2019....

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Student Council 2018-2019 promoting student voice

Congratulations to the wonderful speakers and campaigners who took part in the Student Council elections. We are delighted many children put their names forward and made very good presentations to their classmates. We also saw some creative dress and posters from...

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Whole School Photo on Monday 1st October 2018

Thanks to the organisers of the DSP40 Family Quiz night. It was a tremendous social occasion for all involved! We are coming to the end of September the month where we put a lot of time into establishing routines, assessing learning and guiding...

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PTA AGM tonight

PTA AGM Agenda Time & Place: 7:45 pm (sharp) on Sept. 25th, 2018. 1. Fire Exits 2. Greetings and apologies 3. Chairpersons report. 4. Treasurers report. 5. ECA report. 6. 40th Anniversary 7. PTA committee elections. 8. AOB, incl. date of first PTA committee...

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DSP40

What do you know about how our school was set up 40 years ago? There's a chance to have fun and test the collective knowledge at the DSP40 Family Fun Quiz. The venue is totally booked out, thanks to our super organisers. Dalkey School Project changed the face of...

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Happy 40th Birthday Assembly

The whole school gathered at assembly today to start us on a year of celebrating DSP40. The actual birthday is 1st September 2018 - tomorrow. We began assembly with a minute of mindful meditation. We watched a slideshow on the history of the school highlighting the...

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Fáilte ar ais! Welcome back to DSP – 40 years young!

We look forward to celebrating 40 years of being a child and learner-centred school during the school year 2018-2019. The Student Council raised our flag with the new school logo in June 2018. Over the coming year we will explore what it means to be the first Educate...

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A SEASON TO REMEMBER FOR THE GIRLS’ FOOTBALL TEAM

A SEASON TO REMEMBER FOR THE GIRLS’ FOOTBALL TEAM By Liam Mackey As the school year draws to a close, it’s only fitting to acknowledge the tremendous season enjoyed by the DSP girls’ football team who, in only their second year of participation, achieved the notable...

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Countdown to launch of our new school logo

  DSP 40th Birthday We are very excited about our new school logo, our first step in celebrating the foundation of our school almost 40 years ago. The logo represents our child-centred, empathetic, innovative approach to education. Sincere thanks to Paul Murray 6th...

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