Coláiste Chraobh Abhann, Kilcoole

“Our school is about the pursuit of educational excellence in a community where mutual respect prevails”

Coláiste Chraobh Abhann aim to achieve this by:

  • offering a broad-based curriculum which will meet the individual needs of learners.
  • encouraging and motivating learners:
    • to develop academically with the support of a high quality teaching service
    • to develop physically, socially and personally by participating in a wide range of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities
    • to develop morally, spiritually and ethically through curricular and non-curricular means and from the example set by adults in the school
    • to achieve their potential
  • fostering a culture of respect, understanding and encouragement within all members of the school community
  • providing a well-maintained, safe and happy environment
  • providing a disciplined and ordered environment which is caring, tolerant and inclusive
  • valuing each member of the school community equally
    providing facilities, resources and services of the highest standards
  • supporting staff to develop professionally and personally
  • establishing structures which allow parents, students and local community to cooperate with and support the school
  • encouraging the local community to use the school as a resource and, in turn, be a resource to the school
  • promoting life-long learning for all members of the school community
  • responding to the needs of the community, society and the individual learner by adapting services when required
  • reflecting on and evaluating the schools customs, practices, policies and structures on a regular basis
  • closely co-operating with and supporting parents in fulfilling their role as primary educators of their children
  • preparing learners for life and responsible citizenship so that they may continue to be valued members of society

Contact Details

Address: Creowen, Kilcoole, Co. Wicklow

Tel: 01 287 0198
Fax: 01 287 0330

Principal: Oliver Stack
Principal email: