St Jarlath's College

Pastoral Care

We place a huge importance on the wellbeing of each student in our care.

Each year group in St Jarlath’s has a Year Head. The Year Head is a teacher with special responsibility for students in that year. The Year Head monitors progress and contacts parents when the need arises, whether it’s in connection with a matter of pastoral care, discipline or academic

Year Heads 2020/21

1st Year - Donal Blake

2nd Year - Liam Quinn

3rd Year - Éamonn 0'Loingsigh

TY - John Duggan

5th Year - Teresa O'Dowd

6th Year - Helen Sheridan

The Pastoral Care Team consists of the President, Deputy Principal, Year Heads and the Guidance Counsellor. The team meets once a week to discuss how best to help students who are experiencing difficulty.

Guidance Counsellor 2020/21 - Gillian Rattigan

We are very fortunate to have Fr. Francis Mitchell as Chaplain. Along with teaching Religious Education, he leads the many liturgical celebrations throughout the academic year. These events include our opening of the school year Mass, annual Carol Service and Graduation Ceremony providing unique opportunities to gather together as a school community. Our Chaplain offers an additional level of support and guidance along with our Care

Oct 23
Mid-term break
Nov 16
Assessment week 1
Dec 22
Christmas holidays
Jan 25
Junior Cert and Leaving Cert Trial examinations
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