Welcome to Sligo Grammar School

Welcome to Sligo Grammar School’s website. The keystones to the school’s success include respect, trust, co-operation, participation, consultation, collaboration and teamwork. Our enthusiastic and dedicated staff place great emphasis on the holistic approach. Such efforts are channeled so that our pupils develop characteristics of being good, reliable citizens, fit to take their place in society. Together with a fine tradition of sport and community involvement, the school offers a wide range of activities to ensure the personal and social development of the whole child.

Our Mission Statement

One Body, One Spirit

Sligo Grammar School aims to promote excellence in an inclusive and supportive community that reflects Christian values, where each member is enabled to achieve his/her full potential in life and in learning.

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Notes

RULES FOR EXAMS ARE HERE

IF YOUR CHILD IS LEAVING THE SCHOOL AFTER AN EXAM AND BEFORE THE OFFICIAL END OF THE SCHOOL DAY THIS PERMISSION SLIP WILL HAVE TO BE SIGNED AND HANDED INTO THE OFFICE. 

Updated School Calendar for 2017/18 is HERE 

NEW JUNIOR CYCLE

General information for parents is HERE

A Power Point presentation is HERE

Information for parents/guardians of students who will receive a Junior Cycle Profile of Achievement (JCPA) award in 2017 is HERE

Junior Cert Mock Exam timetable can be downloaded HERE

Leaving Cert Mock Exam timetable can be downloaded HERE 

 Mid-Year exams for 1st, 2nd and 5th can be downloaded HERE
 
Transition Year Mid-Year Exam can be downloaded HERE

Latest News

  • TYs on the slopes!

    TYs on the slopes!

    This year our TY students have the great good fortune to be taken to the Italian Alps for their annual TY  school tour. The destination is Santa Caterina Valfurva, Italy. They left Sligo in the early hours of Sunday 14th …

  • Carol Service 2017

    Carol Service 2017

    The first term officially ended on Friday 22nd December with our annual Christmas Carol Service in Calry Church. The service of Nine Lessons and Carols was officiated by Rev. Partick Bamber, and the SGS choir, under the baton of director …

  • Fundraising 2017

    Fundraising 2017

    The term has been a marvellous one for fundraising in SGS. The school values the efforts the students put into raising awareness of the wider community and encourages fundraising of all kinds. Christmas always prompts drives to help those less …

What our Students Say

American Student

"It was a great way to to learn all about the culture of another country without feeling overwhelmed or alienated because of being away from home."

American Student

2016-04-12T14:36:15+00:00

American Student

"It was a great way to to learn all about the culture of another country without feeling overwhelmed or alienated because of being away from home."

Korean Student

 

"This school gives me an opportunity to make friends despite my imperfect English."

Korean Student

2016-04-12T14:26:54+00:00

Korean Student

 "This school gives me an opportunity to make friends despite my imperfect English."

German Student

 

"Really nice teachers, nice students. No bullying everyone is very polite. Everyone gets along and it's easy to get into a group."

German Student

2016-04-12T14:17:11+00:00

German Student

 "Really nice teachers, nice students. No bullying everyone is very polite. Everyone gets along and it's easy to get into a group."

Indian Student

 

"When I arrived my English was not great, students and teachers have helped my English to improve a lot. I enjoy being in this school."

Indian Student

2016-04-12T14:34:29+00:00

Indian Student

 "When I arrived my English was not great, students and teachers have helped my English to improve a lot. I enjoy being in this school."

Spanish Student

 

"The students and teachers are very friendly and helpful. It was easy to settle in."

Spanish Student

2016-04-12T14:22:35+00:00

Spanish Student

 "The students and teachers are very friendly and helpful. It was easy to settle in."

Want to find out more about us?

Have a look at our online prospectus