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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 schools website. Scoil Dara is a happy school where we aim to provide the best educational experience and developmental opportunities for our students. In Scoil Dara we value effort, hard work, respect, personal responsibility, kindness and collaboration. Through our website we want you to familiarise yourself 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

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.  

School Reopening on Wednesday 18th October

After careful inspection of the school building and services today, Scoil Dara will reopen for students tomorrow Wednesday 18th of October as normal. 



Maths Week in Scoil Dara

Scoil Dara have organised many maths activities in school this week. Senior Students are undertaking a PRISM contest (Problem solving for Second level Mathematicians) on Thursday. The winners will be announced on Friday. There will be maths puzzles and games taking place in class for all students during the week. Scoil Dara is registered on the Maths Week Ireland website – please visit for more information.  

Climate Action Week

Climate change is important in all of our futures. As this week is Climate Action Week, Scoil Dara will be getting involved in many action projects. You can visit for inspiration.

Upcoming Events

School closes (1.20pm) for midterm break

Friday 27 October 2017

Midterm Break

Monday 30 October 2017

School reopens after Midterm Break

Monday 6 November 2017

3rd Year P/T Meeting

Thursday 16 November 2017

School Closed - JCT Staff Training Day

Monday 27 November 2017
Latest News

Health and Wellbeing Week

Scoil Dara ran a Health and Wellbeing Week (9 - 13 October) which coincided with 'World Mental Health Day' on 10 October. The aim of the week was to create awareness around mental health, promote health and wellbeing, as well as adding to the positive atmosphere of the school. A Schedule of Activities was planned for the week. Thanks to all involved in co-ordinating and promoting the week's activities. Click here to view the Schedule of Activities. 

18/10/2017 11:20 | Scoil Dara

Random Acts of Kindness Day

On 12th October Students, Teachers and Staff of Scoil Dara participated in random acts of kindness throughout the day.

13/10/2017 09:03 | Scoil Dara

European Day of Languages

There were many activities organised in Scoil Dara as part of ‘European Day of Languages’ at the end of September. Some of the activities included 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!
02/10/2017 11:29 | Scoil Dara

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

Students in Scoil Dara took 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.
02/10/2017 11:28 | 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
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