Welcome to Dominican College, Taylor's Hill.
You are very welcome to the Dominican College website. We invite you to look around the site to find out about our school.
Dominican College has a long and proud tradition of providing excellence in education for girls in Galway.
We strive to provide a holistic education whereby our students can achieve all they are capable of in a wide range of areas - academic, sporting, artistic, socially and musically amongst others.
I hope you enjoy your visit to our website.
What's New in Taylor's...
Inter-House Fun Run/Walk 2018
Well done to all the students and staff who took part in the 2018 Inter-House Fun Run on Friday 26th October. This event saw all involved undertake a 5km run/walk and represent their houses by dressing in their distinctive house colours.
The 2018 Summer Newsletter is now available for download to see what has been going on in Taylors over the past few months. Just click here to view the newsletter.
Heuston House Wins Kennedy Trophy
Congratulations to Heuston House who were the overall winners of the Kennedy House Trophy for 2017-18 with a score of 1662 house points. The trophy was presented to the winning house by Sr. Alberta who knew each of the Dominican Sisters that the houses are named after and she regaled the students with stories about them. Well done to all 6 houses who did so well this year. In total over 9000 house points were awarded to the girls across all the houses which is a tremendous achievement.
BTYS Project Ranks Taylors as Top School in Ireland!
This year a group of students from Millstreet Community School in Cork undertook a BT Young Scientist project to use school ranking criteria from a range of different countries to evaluate a sample of 100 Irish post-primary schools. The criteria included academic achievement, extra-curricular provision, success in national competition amongst other things and Taylors was ranked 1st, followed by Meanscoil Naomh Uinseann, Dundalk in 2nd place, and Clongowes Wood College, Co. Kildare, in 3rd!