Principal’s Welcome 

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It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the Scoil Chríost Rí Website which, I hope will provide you with a flavour of the school, its ethos and its culture. Scoil Chríost Rí is an all girls Catholic secondary school founded by the Presentation Sisters and in the trusteeship of CEIST.

Here in Scoil Chríost Rí we believe that every pupil is unique and that it is our task to enable her to reach her potential as an individual whilst also encouraging her to respect the differences of others in the community. During her time in school we will endeavour to ensure that each pupil will have developed into a self-confident young lady, ready to take her place in society. In line with our mission statement, we constantly strive for excellence in learning and teaching by providing a rich and diverse curriculum that caters for the needs of each individual.

As Principal, I am thrilled to be leading the school forward, building on the tremendous achievements of its past and becoming part of its unfolding and exciting future here in our new premises on the Borris Road. I am also privileged to work with a staff that is highly professional, and whose commitment underpins the warmth and vitality of this great school. In Scoil Chríost Rí, we are greatly supported by our Board of Management and by a very active Parents Council. As you browse through this website you will discover a vibrant school community where a myriad of activities take place in any given day and where pupils can enjoy school and are happy – thus enabling them to confidently achieve success in examinations.

Helen O’Donnell



Our Mission

Scoil Chríost Rí is a Christian Community, whose focus is the holistic formation and development of young people including those who are specially challenged. This task is undertaken with care, compassion and concern for each student. Scoil Chríost Rí is a place of growth and development which is both challenging and responsive.