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

3rd Class Girls Master The Cup Song

3rd Class Girls Master The Cup Song

Over the last few weeks the 3rd class girls, with the help of Miss Glackin, have been learning the Cup Song as Gaeilge.

Primary News


1st Class Observe and Infer!

Mr Sheils asked for help from his 1st Class.

Secondary News

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Art Mosaic

The Mosaic depicting the ethos of the school is now hanging in the front hall entrance of the school.