O’Carolan College is a coeducational, multi denominational school catering for over 600 students. The school has more than doubled its enrolment in the last decade. The school provides the full range of curricular programmes including an optional Transition Year programme. Moreover there are also a wide range of extracurricular activities.
O’Carolan College embodies the principles of a positive work ethic where effort and endeavour are valued and happiness and prosperity are valuable qualities. This is stated in our mission statement.
‘We aim to foster and encourage every child's talents in a caring way’
The School promotes inclusivity and equal opportunity to quality education which is reflected in our enrolment policy and our SEN policy. Pastoral Care is the cornerstone of all practice within the school reflected in the tutor system. Our excellent guidance department supports students with academic needs and pastoral needs. We foster positive links and parental involvement with home and school. We have a successful Attendance strategy promoting school attendance. Our motivated staff are committed to achieving a centre of excellence enabling each individual to achieve their full potential.
Mr. John Grant