Nagle Rice Secondary School, Doneraile, Co. Cork.  Tel: (022) 24500 / Fax: (022) 24586 / email:

Welcome to the Doneraile Youth Choir page!

The Doneraile Youth Choir (DYC) is made up of students from 1st - 6th year in Nagle Rice Secondary School. The choir, which has been in existence since May 2008, meets for practice every Tuesday after school for an hour and is involved in many musical and religious events both in school and in the parish. The Doneraile Youth Choir are also founding members of the phenomenon that is "Teen SpiriT - A Celebration of Teen Talent & Christian Faith" experience.

Mission Statement:

The Choir meets weekly in Room 2 after school, with Mrs O’Keeffe and Miss Lillis, from 4 - 5pm for practice.  Students are expected to be punctual and bring their choir folder with them.  New members always welcome!

Past Events for the Choir have included the following:

Annual Mass of Remembrance in Doneraile Church, November

Performances at School Open Day

Christmas Concerts in School

Advent Services in Doneraile Church

Fundraising Events locally

RTÉ's "Carols from the Castle" - Christmas Eve 2012

Friendship Week Concerts in school

Doneraile Parish Mission

Teen SpiriT I, II, III, IV - INEC Killarney - as featured on Nationwide

Teen SpiriT III - Cork Opera House

Teen SpiriT Leinster - Olympia Theatre Dublin (as featured on "Would you Believe?"

Fundraiser with Cork City Male Voice Choir

Diocesan Launch of Pope John Paul II Awards

Celebration of Hope, Peace and Friendship Concert - Mallow

Day for Youth @ Knock Annual Novena

Lenten Stations of the Cross

Parish Youth Hours

Kerry Diocesan Launch Day

Fundraiser Concert with Irish Chamber Orchestra - Doneraile Church

Youth Hour - Mitchelstown Church