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Gaelscoil Áine

Info for Parents

A new school in Drumcondra! An Foras Pátrúnachta are opening a new multi-denominational Gaelscoil in Drumcondra in September 2019, offering parents a great new school type. See further information below.

Why choose a new Gaelscoil?


The school is intended to open at Coláiste Chaoimhín, St. Mobhí Road, Drumcondra.


Our staff

We are delighted to have Príomhoide Niamh appointed as principal.
The school will open with Junior infants only. We appoint our second teacher at 18 students. Our expected pupil teacher ratio is 14:1 – a hugely valuable resource for your child as they begin their journey with us.

We will be recruiting our second teacher, our learning support teacher and our secretary during the summer.

Registration for 2019

Late registration is now open for 2019 Junior Infants only. Therefore, registration for all later years will open after Halloween 2019.
If you would like to register your child, please complete the registration form which is available here.
Email all registration forms to:
We hope to be able to cater for everyone who would like a place but cannot guarantee this.


See detailed information on our FAQ page here. If you can’t find an answer to what you’re looking for, just send us an email via the address below.

Our school

Our school is co-educational, multi-denominational and multilingual. We will grow to 8 classes, one of each class group. Everyone is welcome. Everyone is equal. A Gaelscoil4all! We’re delighted to be adding to a vibrant Irish language community in Drumcondra, one of the only places in Ireland to offer Irish-medium education from pre-school to post-grad! Above all, the happiness off our students comes first.

Latest update

The latest school update is available here. Parents who have accepted places for 2019 will receive regular updates directly by email.


You can contact us by email via or call us in the Maynooth office on 01-6294110.