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 channelled 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

Transition Year students had their Awards night on Wednesday 25th May. See photos from the night on the Transition Year Events page and in our gallery here

For Summer Exams Timetable please go to our calendars and timetables download page.

  • Summer Exams begin Thursday 26th May
  • School ends for TY on Friday 27th May
  • School ends for summer on Friday 3rd June for non exam years

 


Latest News

  • Seachtain na Gaeilge Winners

    Seachtain na Gaeilge Winners

    This year’s Seachtain na Gaeilge was a particularly successful one. It coincided with Proclamation Day and the 5th year students who took the project on managed to put together a varied and entertaining  programme, so much so that they emerged as …

  • Valedictory Celebrations

    Valedictory Celebrations

    On Friday, May 20th we said goodbye to our 6th Years, the Year of 2016. The day began with a whole school assembly in Calry Church, where speeches were made by Mr. Hall, the Deputy Head Boy and Deputy Head …

  • Athletics and a Triathlon

    Athletics and a Triathlon

     Athletics continue to be a major part of the sports education in Sligo Grammar School.  In the past couple of weeks, there have been two large athletics events for TY students. One being the all-Ireland qualification rounds for track and …

What our Students Say

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.”

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.”

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.”

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.”

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