About Us

Welcome

A dhaoine uaisle go léir, It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to our school website which hopefully you will find both informative and interesting. Dean Maguirc College is an all-ability 11-18 co-educational school which consistently achieves much academic success and this is evidenced by our examination results each August. In addition, we continue […]

School Year 2021-2022

SCHOOL YEAR SEPTEMBER 2021 – JUNE 2022 TERM 1 Wednesday 1st September 2021                             Year 8 pupils Thursday 2nd September 2021                                Year 8 and Year 14pupils Friday 3rd September 2021                                    All pupils Friday 22nd October 2021                                      Staff Day Monday 25th October 2021 –                                  Friday 29th October 2021                                     School closed                                               Wednesday […]

History

Dean Brian McGurk Dean Brian McGurk was born in the heartland of Carrickmore, in the townland of Augnagreggan in 1622.  His father was eireannach or stewart of the Church lands in the parish of Termonmaguirk. Brian was ordained to the priesthood in 1660 and for the first 12 years of ministry he served in his […]

House System

The school operates a House System aiming to increase motivation, promote a sense of responsibility and participation and to provide a focus for leadership development among the pupils. At the start of Year 8 all pupils are divided into one of four Houses (Canice’s, Davog’s, Finbarr’s and Tiernach’s) and they remain in that house throughout […]

School Prayer

Our school prayer God our father, you call each of us by name, and you treasure each of us individually as though no one else exists. Inspire us to respect and value by work and deed, each person who comes into our lives this day. Amen Our school motto Proficens Sapientia et Gratia – Growth […]