Discovery Primary Science
Discover Primary Science and Maths (DPSM) is the national programme, run by Science Foundation Ireland, to foster interest in science, technology engineering and maths amongst children in primary schools. It makes the delivering the science and maths curriculum in our school and makes it more interesting, relevant and visual for our students. Since 2010 the programme has been run in conjunction with the European Space Education Resource Office (ESERO) Ireland which uses space to inspire and engage young people in science and technology in the world around them.
In 2013/14, Danescastle N.S. applied for the first time in the Discovery Primary Science and Maths Award. We were delighted to receive
- A Plaque of STEM Excellence (STEM=Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths
We have received awards in 2015, 2016 and 2017.