School Chaplaincy


Our Chaplain, Deirdre Collins  is a faith presence in our school. It is from a faith perspective, under the co patronage of the Dioscese of Cork & Ross, that the Chaplain offers support to students, staff and parents.Our Chaplain's role includes:

  • Being availabile to pupils
  • Being a non-judgemental listener
  • Supporting Bereavement/ Loss/ Personal Crisis
  • Meditation/ Prayer Services
  • Preparation of school liturgical celebration
  • Encouraging & supporting school involvement in local/ wider community events
  • Arranging retreats
  • Meeting students individually
  • Informal contact around the school
  • Class contact
  • Promotes a spirit of social justice
  • Supports the implementation of various school programmes e.g. Mentor Programme, S.P.H.E., L.C.A.
  • Responding to the day to day Pastoral needs of pupils.