Tuesday 18 June 2019

CorkHi12°| Lo

Cork Independent

Lifestyle & Leisure

Scholarship for Douglas student

Wednesday, 12th December, 2018 5:01pm

The New Year is looking bright for one Cork Leaving Cert student who received a special award from UCC last week.

Cian Deasy of Douglas Community School (DCS) was presented with a prestigious scholarship for UCC’s Quercus Talented Students' Programme which supports students with outstanding promise.

The programme promotes excellence in areas such as academia, sport, creative and performing arts, active citizenship, and innovation and entrepreneurship.

The good news comes in the same week which saw DCS rank within the top ten schools in Cork for students progressing to third level according to the Irish Times. With 97 per cent of its 2018 Leaving Cert students going on to third level, DCS is both the highest ranked school in the Douglas area and the overall highest ranked community school in Cork.

ePaper Service

Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8
Desktop, Tablet & Smartphone friendly
Cookies on Cork Independent website
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. We also use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the Cork Independent website. However, if you would like to, you can change your cookie settings at any time by amending your browser settings.
How does Cork Independent use cookies?
Cookies enable us to identify your device, or you when you have logged in. We use cookies that are strictly necessary to enable you to move around the site or to provide certain basic features. We use cookies to enhance the functionality of the website by storing your preferences, for example. We also use cookies to help us to improve the performance of our website to provide you with a better user experience.
We don't sell the information collected by cookies, nor do we disclose the information to third parties, except where required by law (for example to government bodies and law enforcement agencies).
Hide Message