5 June 2019|General News, Parents', Students

The academic year 2019-2020 will begin for students on Friday August 23rd for Sixth Year Students and for the First Year Induction which will begin at 11am. We look forward to welcoming our Sixth Years and our incoming First Year class for their induction morning. This will take place between 11am and 1pm and the incoming First Years should attend in full uniform. There is no need however for the First Year students to bring school books for their induction morning.

The following are the times/dates of return for each year group:

Friday August 23rd at 8:50am: Sixth Years Return

Friday August 23rd at 11am: First Year Induction Morning (11am – 1pm)

Monday August 26th at 8:50am: Second Years / Third Years and Fifth Year Students return

Tuesday August 27th at 8:50am: Transition Years Return


First Year students do not need to bring books for their induction morning on Friday 23rd August at 11am. First Year students will receive information about their timetable for the academic year 2019-2020 at induction.

Full timetables for each year group will be sent via the school messaging service.


Calendar for 2019-2020

Please click on the link for a list of Key Dates 2019-2020 for the next academic year.



The following are the Book Lists for First, Second, Fifth and Transition Years for the academic year 2019-2020. There is a limited book grant available from the Department of Education & Skills for assistance with the purchase of school books. If you have any queries in this regard please contact the School Office.

For the First Year Book List please click Book List for First Years 2019-2020

For the Second Year Book List please click Book List for 2nd Years 2019-2020

For the Transition Year Book List please click Book List for Transition Years 2019-2020

For the Fifth Year Book List please click Book List for Fifth Years 2019-2020



  • Black V-necked pullover with white band inset on V.
  • College Crest on pullover
  • Mid grey pants, Hopsack material
  • Light grey shirt
  • College tie
  • College Jacket
  • Appropriate footwear (Runners are not allowed except for P.E. & games)
  • Clear soled non marking runners for P.E. class

Students are reminded that their name should be clearly marked on all items of uniform.

The school uniform is available at: Paul’s, High Street, Kilkenny and Duggan’s Menswear, High Street, Kilkenny (except for the jacket)