St Jarlath's College

Our Mission Statement and Ethos

St. Jarlath’s College is a Catholic Voluntary Secondary School for boys under the patronage of the Archbishop of Tuam

Our mission is to…


We envision…

a school of Christian excellence where our students take pride of place, preparing to live extraordinary lives. To be academically accomplished, confident in their own worth and generous in the service of others

To these ends

  • We encourage a warm and genuine spirituality based on the teaching of the Church, the Gospels, the Sacraments and personal prayer
  • We value and promote honesty, integrity, kindness, courtesy and perseverance
  • We are dedicated to academic achievement and encourage our students to balance this with varied extra-curricular interests so as to develop all their talents and live full, rich and satisfying lives
  • We promote a healthy self-confidence and personal ambition, balanced with a sincere ethic of duty and service
  • We welcome students of other faiths and of none, and are happy to share what we have with anyone of good will
  • We commit ourselves, in every sense, to our students and to their care, safety and wellbeing at all times.

The good of our students is the measure of all that we do.

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Feb 02
Staff Training Day
Feb 08
Assessment week 2
Feb 12
Mid-term break
Mar 17
St. Patrick's Day
Bishop Street, Tuam, Co. Galway, H54EV84
093 243 42
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