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  • Welcome to Scoil Dara Kilcock

    Promoting a spirit of service and care

  • Vibrant School Community

    Welcoming school community in which all members will experience a real sense of active participation and belonging

It is a pleasure to welcome you to our school’s website. Ours is a happy school where learning, growing and caring are the key concerns and activities of students and staff. In Scoil Dara we value openness and collaboration. Through our website we want to acquaint you with our school, its history, values and mission. We want to introduce you to our students, staff and Board of Management. In your browsing you will be briefed on our school policies, the different programmes we offer in the school and the range of subjects we provide for our students. We want to share our successes and celebrations with you.

David McCormack, Principal


Parents Association AGM

All Parents of students in Scoil Dara are invited to the Parents Association AGM on Wednesday 27th September at 7.30pm. Meet our New Principal and Senior Management Team.


Open Evening

Scoil Dara cordially invite parents and guardians of children presently in 6th and 5th class to our Open Evening on Thursday 5th October (5.30pm-8pm). You will have the opportunity to:

- View school classrooms and facilities
- Meet with teachers and students of the school
- Find out more about Scoil Dara
- Principal's address at 7.00pm

Parking facilities at back of school 

European Week of Sport (23rd - 30th September)

Students in Scoil Dara are taking part in a range of activities during European Week of Sport. Please click below for details of some of the events and also some links for parents, setting out some information regarding physical activity. Click here. 

European Day of Languages

There will be many activities organised this week in Scoil Dara as part of ‘European Day of Languages’. Some of the activities include students making announcements in their native language; sampling food from some of the students native countries; making posters with greetings in various languages; competitions, quizzes, games, songs, movies, presentations, discussions in various languages and much more!

Upcoming Events

School Closed

Monday 2 October 2017

Open Evening (5:30pm - 8.00pm)

Thursday 5 October 2017

6th Year & LCA2 P/T Meeting

Thursday 12 October 2017

School closes (1.20pm) for midterm break

Friday 27 October 2017

Midterm Break

Monday 30 October 2017
Latest News

Telephone Lines Down

We apologize for any inconvenience caused but we are presently unable to receive telephone calls on our landline. The problem has been reported and we hope to have the problem rectified as soon as possible. In the meantime, you can reach us on the following alternative number – 01-6287052. 

26/09/2017 11:25 | Scoil Dara

Junior Cert Results

Well done to all our Junior Cert students who received their results recently.

26/09/2017 10:38 | Scoil Dara

Welcome Back!

Welcome back to all students and staff. We hope you all had a fun and relaxing summer break. It is our hope that this school year will be full of successful experiences for all students. 

26/09/2017 10:33 | Scoil Dara

TY Enterprise Students – Awards

Well done to the following TY Enterprise students who won awards at Athlone and Lucan PDST competitions in May. Michael Daly: ‘Tallon and Daly’ – voted most likely to succeed as an entrepreneur in the Athlone PDST competition. Oisin Sloane, Daithi Marron & Ross Gill: ‘Woodland Decorations’ handmade wooden garden furniture. Won awards for Sustainability and Presentation. Oisin Egan, Adam Flynn & David Burke: ‘Dream It’ - an educational card game. Won an award for Quality. Caoimhe Tate Shaw , Deirbhile Tate Shaw & Lisa McGrath: ‘Sixth Scents’ - homemade candles. Won an award for Accounts. Cian Heffernan: ‘Homemade Heaven’ - protein snacks. Won an award for quality and also won a place in the National Final in May.

29/08/2017 10:52 | Scoil Dara

Active School Week (24th – 28th April)

Students and staff in Scoil Dara took part in a range of activities during Active School Week. Please click below for details of some of the events and also some links for parents, setting out some information regarding physical activity. Click here. 

18/05/2017 09:23 | Scoil Dara
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Staff Recruitment 

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