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Congratulations Junior Certs

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welldoneWe'd like to congratulate all our students on their fantastic results.

All your hard work has paid off and all your teachers and staff here at Scoil Pól are very proud of you!

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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.

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Bridget Ryan, Deputy Principal



Latest Photo Gallery

Liam McCarthy comes to Scoil Pól!

Liam McCarthy Visits Scoil Pól

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Latest News

Liam McCarthy Visits Scoil Pol!

On Friday the 19th of October Richie McCarthy and the Limerick hurlers brought the Liam McCarthy cup to Scoil Pol Kilfinane. Here are some photos and videos, which highlight the excitment from the day. Our thanks to Richie McCarthy, Darragh O'Donovan, Pat Ryan, Barry Murphy, Jimmy Quilty and of course our very own Sean O'Donnell for being with us on the day and to Matt O'Callaghan being a fantastic MC.

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Scoil Pol Awards 2018Awards Night 2018 

Congratulations to all our students who excelled during the year 2017/2018, each student was awarded at our Award Cermony on Friday the 21st of September in Scoil Pól. Each shone through in a varitey of awards from class awards to Gaisce to individually recognised awards such History, Math, Art, Science and Sports. Well done to everyone who recived an award on the night.

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Welcome 1st Years 2018

Scoil Pól extends a very warm welcome to all our first year students joining us in 2018.

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LeavingCert18Leaving Cert Results Day 2018

'We are delighted with this years Leaving Certificate and Leaving Cert Applied results. Students both achieved and exceeded their expectations and hopes and everyone in Scoil Pól wishes every one the very best in their careers ahead. 

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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: Hurling, Football, Chess ...

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Interschools..

 

 

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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 16th November 2018

Monday - CAT 4 test with primary school
U15 football match in Rathkeale
Colours day
Joanne O Riordan visits Scoil Pól
Ballyhoura Healthy Eating local foods launch in Scoil Pól at 7pm

Tuesday - TY group going to South Court for Lifesaver Program
Green school Water Ambassador training in Cork
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Thursday -  TY group going to Kilmallock to Friars Gate
Friday2018 Rose of Tralee winner Kirsten Mate Maher visits Scoil Pól

Upcoming events - click here

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What Scoil Pól Offers!

 

  • A smooth transition from primary to second level education.  Scoil Pol Kilfinane
  • 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,
    data protection, data projectors and computers.
  • 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)

Scoil Pól and Wellness!

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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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