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About Our School
The religious denomination of the Scoil Cholmcille is Catholic with strong emphasis on Christian values and attitudes. The Bishop of Raphoe, Alan McGuckian, is the Patron. However, children of all faiths, and none, are very welcome to attend our school
Classes, Pupils Support
Scoil Cholmcille is a co-educational school, providing education for boys and girls, with classes ranging from junior infants to sixth class. We currently have over 220 pupils enrolled in the school.
There are nine class teachers in Scoil Cholmcille. We also have five special education teachers who provide additional support for pupils on a one-to-one basis, in small group settings and through in-class support or team-teaching.
Great Outdoor Facilities
School Activities & Extra-Curricular
WE OFFER A WIDE RANGE OF SCHOOL BASED AND EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES FOR THE CHILDREN. THESE INCLUDE:
Gaelic football • Soccer • Basketball • Athletics • Hip hop • Yoga • Mindfulness and meditation • Swimming • Chess • Choir • Quizzes • Green School Committee • Student Council • Aistear • Debating • Tin whistle 2nd – 4th class, a wide selection of instruments 5th – 6th classes.
From Our Principal
As Principal of Scoil Cholmcille, it is my pleasure to welcome you to our school website. We thank you for taking the time to visit.