The Education Secretariat supports Catholic schools, parents and parishes in the Archdiocese of Dublin.

Current Issues

Christmas Greetings

At this special time of the year, we wish God's blessing on all of you in our school communities and on your extended families for a happy and peaceful Christmas. Nollaig faoi shéan is faoi mhaise daoibh go léir.

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Visit the RE Primary and Post-Primary sections of our website for materials and resources for the season of Advent. For primary schools there is a special programme on the icatholic website which can be used as an RE lesson during Advent.

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Catholic Schools Week 2015

Catholic Schools Week (CSW) will take place from 25 January to 1 February 2015. The theme for CSW 2015 is Catholic Schools: A Call to Serve. Resources are now available to download. Hard copies will be sent to schools in early January.

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Data Protection for Schools Website

A data protection website for schools has been developed by the primary and post-primary management bodies with the assistance of the Department of Education and Skills.

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Statistics Form 2014 - 2015

Primary schools are required to complete the Statistics Form for the school year 2014 -2015.

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