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Cúrsa de Paor 2019

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Cúrsa de Paor 2019!!

Starting Monday 1st - 12th
July 2019


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to download Application Form 

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Our School Improvment Plan 2017/2018

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Building extension at Scoil Pól 
Scoil Pól are delighted to announce that the Department of Education have sanctioned the building of a new Wood and Construction Studies room. This will be a state of the art facility that will allow students of Scoil Pól to continue to develop their skills both in designing and making of projects at a well established excellent standard. For more information click here...
Planning permission for the extension has been granted and funding has now been approved in full, the wait to start buliding is close with work hoped to start in the coming weeks.

Welcome to Scoil Pól Kilfinane's Website

Mike O'Hara Principal Scoil PólAs Principal of Scoil Pol Seconday School I wish to welcome you to our website. I hope that while visiting our website you experience the sense of achievement and togetherness that exists within our school community.

Scoil Pol is located near the foothills of the Ballyhoura Mountains, approximately twenty five minutes from Charleville and Mitchelstown and less than ten minutes from Kilmallock.

We are a co-educational school with a proud heritage of academic excellence, an ethos of inclusion and a wide range of extra-curricular activities. This is anchored by our Pastoral Care System that fosters the development of all aspects of students' lives as we join them on their educational journey.

I hope you enjoy visiting our website. Should you have any further questions, or require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Mike O'Hara Principal

Vice-Principal Address

BridgetRyanCuirim fáilte mhór romhaibh chuig Scoil Pól. 

As Deputy Principal of Scoil Pól, it is a privilege to highlight some of the features which make our school an excellent centre of teaching and learning, characterised by a sense of community and shared vision, and a positive and engaging school experience for the emerging adults in our care. As you can see from our website our school offers a wide range of subjects and programmes. 

Our teachers demonstrate daily their commitment to the achievement of academic excellence, optimising the potential of every student, including those with special educational needs. Teamwork, leadership skills, flexibility and a healthy balanced life style are promoted through participation in a wide range of extra-curricular activities. Partnership, responsibility, ownership and decision-making skills are promoted through active involvement in Student Council, Prefect System, Green Schools’ Initiative etc.

Contuine Reading.... 

Bridget Ryan, Deputy Principal



Latest Photo Gallery

Celebrating our very successful sporting year 18/19

Celebrating Sporting Success

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Latest News

PhilosophyIrish Young Philosopher Awards

Last September a small group of students, together with Ms Dillon, set up the school’s first philosophy club. The aims of the club were to explore a range of philosophical questions proposed by the students, and to work on individual and group projects to enter in the Irish Young Philosopher Awards, taking place in UCD on May 15th.

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Secondary schools Irish Open draughts champions. DraughtsBoard

Cillian O'Brien, Owen O Sullivan, Eoin McGrath and Sean Meade played great stuff and were deserving winners after playing 6 matches each and coming out as champions on March 15th in the South Court Hotel.

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HappyFeetScoilPolPoster smlScoil Pol Happy Feet 2019

Due to the yellow waether warning we sadly have to postpone HappyFeet. The safety of all participants must come first. The new Happy Feet Date will be announced shorty. Thanks again for all the support.

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Scoil Pól presents Greased Lightenin' Musical 2019.
We are all very excited here in Scoil Pól as we announce our upcoming Musical!

EXTRA NIGHT ADDED SUNDAY 10TH MARCH - due to popular demand

 

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AcceptanceWeek18 5Acceptance Week

What a finish to our amazing Acceptance Week! On Friday 16th November we had the pleasure of welcoming the 56th Rose of Tralee to our school; the fantastic Maria Walsh. 

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Parents Association

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 Parents' Association

Welcome to the Parents' Association section of the Scoil Pol website.read more...

Extra Curricular Activities

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Lots of outside the classroom activities!!

Sport: Camogie, Hurling, Football, Golf ...

Miscellaneous .. Choir.... Philosophy Club

Interschools.. Draughts

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Transition Year Scoil Pól

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 Welcome to Transition Year in Scoil Pól

Please have a look through our cirriculum and activities that take place during TY in Scoil Pól 
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A Week in Scoil Pól

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 June 2019

 

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Scoil Pól Kilfinane Co.Limerick

 

What Scoil Pól Offers!

 

  • A smooth transition from primary to second level education.  
  • A caring environment in which pupils are introduced to Christian values and ideals.
  • Tradition of academic excellence.
  • Physical education in a wide range of sports and extra-curricular activities.
  • Talented, committed teaching staff and facilities.
  • Supervised after school study

 

Facilities

Scoil Pól provides the best of modern facilities:

  • Bright and spacious classrooms, equipped with broadband connection,
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  • Science Laboratories.
  • Home Economics Room.
  • Woodwork Room
  • Technical Graphics/DCG Room
  • Art Room
  • I.T. Room
  • Resource Room
  • Library
  • Gym
  • Sports Field
  • Hard Courts
  • Prayer Room
  • Meeting Room
  • Supervised Lunch Room

 

Communication with Parents

Scoil Pól recognises that parents are the primary educators of their children and places great emphasis on regular communication with parents. We listen to parental concerns and work in close partnership with parents to ensure that students are cared for in a nurturing and supportive environment.

  1. Parent teacher meetings are organised for each year group.
  2. Results from academic tracking of student are available to parents
  3. Four academic reports are issued for each student per year.
  4. Parents are involved in Parent' Association and Board of Management
  5. Our Student Journal links home and school
  6. Website

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Small class sizes in Scoil Pól ensure individual attention and support excellence in teaching and learning.
"Students learn more and behave better when they receive high levels of understanding, caring and genuineness".
(Watkins and Thackery)

Online Safety

In January 2017 Dr. Maureen Griffin came to Scoil Pol to speak to our students and also to their parents in the evening, about the online protection, and what to be aware of. Maureen kindly provided material for the website for you at home to download. Click here to go to the page with the resources.

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