Support and Pastoral Care

The school is committed to ensuring the welfare of the student and has put in place a support system which aims to cater for the pastoral needs of each student:

Year Head and Assistant Year Head deal with pastoral and behaviour issues.

Class Tutors meet with classes weekly.

Mentors: these are trained senior students assigned to first year classes.

Chaplain: involved with teaching, services etc. throughout the year.

Three Guidance Counsellors: available for career guidance.

Educational Psychologist: service assigned by the DES.

Attendance Officer.

HSCL (Home School Community Liaison): liaises between home and school.

School Completion Co-ordinator.

SPHE: a three year social, personal and health education programme delivered to all junior students.

Cairde anti-bullying programme.

Evening Study.

Pastoral Care Team.


For information on access to to any of these supports please contact the school at 


Meas, Mórtas, Muintearas.

Respect for ourselves and others, pride in our work, and a sense of community.