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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Sligo Grammar School Remembrance Service 2020

 

 

SGS Virtual Open Day 2020

This year due to Covid19 our annual Open Day will be a virtual one and will be held on Friday 6th November at 7pm. Simply click on the poster below or the banner on the Home Page at or after 7pm on 6th November  and gain access to our “Virtual School”!

 

20×20 Campaign

 

The first term saw the National 20×20 Campaign kick off. This campaign aimed to acknowledge women and girls participation in sport of all kinds. It also aimed to encourage women and girls to continue to get involved in activity, and maybe even be inspired to take up a new sport. SGS has put together a little video to celebrate its students and teachers as they get out there and get active!

Download 2021 Mock exam timetables below.

 

Junior Cert. Mock Exams

Leaving Cert Mock Exams 

 

Download 2020-2021 School Calendar  here. 

 

Download The Extra-Curricular Activities Calendar 2020 – 2021 here. 

 

Online Calendar

Click here to check our ONLINE CALENDAR. Find out the events, activities and important dates month by month. 

 

 

INFORMATION FOR PARENTS

 


  • INFORMATION REGARDING THE POSTPONEMENT OF IMPLEMENTATION OF REVISED CURRICULUM SPECIFICATIONS FOR SENIOR CYCLE HERE
  • HOME YOUTH LIAISON SERVICE: The Home Youth Liaison Officers will be available for parents and young people if they wish to speak to them. Email address homeyouthliaisonservice@gmail.com and phone numbers are 071 9144441, 071 9142742.
  • DOWNLOAD A SAMPLE SCHOOL MEALS MENU FOR BOARDERS HERE
  • LATEST PARENTS ASSOCIATION NEWSLETTER Download HERE 
  • LEAVING CERTIFICATE PE SPECIFICATIONS 2020. Link to Examinations.ie HERE


Latest News

  • Remembrance Service 2020

    Remembrance Service 2020

    On Friday 20th Nov. 2020 Sligo Grammar School held its Annual Remembrance Service. This year it was a pre-recorded Virtual Remembrance Service and reflected on the way our world has been turned upside-down by Covid19. Our headmaster thanked the students …

  • Adieu Mr Potter

    Adieu Mr Potter

    No sooner has Sligo Grammar School said goodbye to Mrs Lipsett and Mrs O’Donnell than we once again bid “Adieu” and “Happy retirement” to Mr Alfred Potter. After 35 years of teaching in SGS Mr Potter is bowing out and …

  • Irish Angus Project Ends

    Irish Angus Project Ends

    On the 10th November the SGS Angus Girls said a permanent goodbye to their five angus calves. Named Ash, Midnight, Blair, Cheddar and Ermi, the calves – now yearlings – left Harte’s Farm for ABP Clones where they were slaughtered. …

What our Students Say

School Musical “Little Shop of Horrors”

"An amazing experience as I never worked in a professional acting atmosphere before".  Ewan Murrin 

 

School Musical "Little Shop of Horrors" 

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

School Musical "Little Shop of Horrors" 

"An amazing experience as I never worked in a professional acting atmosphere before".  Ewan Murrin  

School Musical “Little Shop of Horrors”

"I enjoyed every minute of it and thought it was a great experience" Erin Nielsen

School Musical "Little Shop of Horrors" 

2018-03-21T20:13:27+00:00

School Musical "Little Shop of Horrors" 

"I enjoyed every minute of it and thought it was a great experience" Erin Nielsen

School Musical “Little Shop of Horrors”

"We'd do it all over again!" Gillian and Sarah

 

School Musical "Little Shop of Horrors"

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

School Musical "Little Shop of Horrors"

"We'd do it all over again!" Gillian and Sarah 

School Musical “Little Shop of Horrors”

"The whole cast owned the stage and was bursting with energy" Karrie Chambers 

 

School musical "Little Shop of Horrors"

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

School musical "Little Shop of Horrors"

"The whole cast owned the stage and was bursting with energy" Karrie Chambers  

School Musical “Little Shop of Horrors”

"I never thought I'd get my spotlight!" Caoilte Brannigan

 

School Musical "Little Shop of Horrors" 

2018-03-21T20:18:52+00:00

School Musical "Little Shop of Horrors" 

"I never thought I'd get my spotlight!" Caoilte Brannigan 

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