Stillness, Attention and Enquiry: the heart of a John Scottus Education

Primary School

Pupils and their art

All parents want the best for their child and every child wants to be happy. We believe a John Scottus education provides the best that your child needs to be happy.

Secondary School


Central to the ethos of the school is character development through cultivating the life skills of stillness, attention and enquiry. The curriculum on offer in John Scottus Secondary will challenge the learner to develop all aspects of the person: mental, emotional, social, physical and spiritual.



John Scottus school offers a vision of education which gives young people the self mastery, strength of character and compassion to contribute meaningfully to the world around them. It is an education based on the belief that each child has at their heart a limitless potential.

JSS News

Girls Soccer Team

5th & 6th Class Soccer Update

Both the boys and girls teams in 5th and 6th class have been very busy over ..

Primary News

Shades Day

Shades Day

On Friday the 22nd April the girls and boys in JS wore sun glasses into school and donated €2 to a very worthy cause.

Secondary News


Girls Ultimate Frisbee Finals

On Tuesday April 5th the John Scottus Ultimate Frisbee team traveled to Loughlinstown Leisure Centre to compete in the Dublin Ultimate Frisbee League finals.