About the Home Economics Department
All of the Home Economics teachers in the department have a Bachelor of Education Degree. There is a subject co-ordinator for the department and the department has regular meetings to plan and co-ordinate subject activities. The teachers of the Home Economics department all undergo continuous professional development on an ongoing basis. Department members are experienced State Examination Commissioners at both Junior Certificate and Leaving Certificate level for practical and written exams. Home Economics has established a strong position in the school.
Ms. Fiona Graham (Bachelor of Education) – Department Co-ordinator
Ms. Mary Dunstan (Bachelor of Education)
Ms. Kelly Doolan (Bachelor of Education)
The Home Economics department has two rooms within the school.
The Home Economics department and students are actively involved in a wide range of whole school activities – the ‘Milk It!’ competition, a teacher’s meal organised by LCA students, The Great Irish Bake in aid of Temple Street Children’s Hospital, Bake Sales, and a trip to the Chocolate Factory etc.