Coláiste Chraobh Abhann

Mission Statement

Mission Statement

Coláiste Chraobh Abhann is a co-educational, multi-denominational second level school which opened in 2003 and operates under the patronage of County Wicklow Vocational Education Committee.

'Our school is about the pursuit of educational excellence in a community where mutual respect prevails'

We aim to achieve this by:

  • offering a broad-based curriculum which will meet the individual needs of our learners.
  • encouraging and motivating our learners:
    • to develop academically with the support of a high quality teaching service.
    • to develop physically, socially and personally by participating in a wide range of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.
    • to develop morally, spiritually and ethically through curricular and non-curricular means and from the example set by adults in the school.
    • to achieve their potential.
  • fostering a culture of respect, understanding and encouragement within all members of the school community
  • providing a well-maintained, safe and happy environment.
  • providing a disciplined and ordered environment which is caring, tolerant and inclusive.
  • valuing each member of the school community equally.
  • providing facilities, resources and services of the highest standards.
  • supporting staff to develop professionally and personally.
  • establishing structures which allow parents, students and local community to cooperate with and support the school.
  • encouraging the local community to use the school as a resource and, in turn, be a resource to the school.
  • promoting life-long learning for all members of the school community.
  • responding to the needs of the community, society and the individual learner by adapting our services when required.
  • reflecting on and evaluating our customs, practices, policies and structures on a regular basis.
  • closely co-operating with and supporting parents in fulfilling their role as primary educators of their children.
  • preparing learners for life and responsible citizenship so that they may continue to be valued members of society.
Feb 22
Global Issues Week
Mar 01
LCA1 Work Experience
Mar 03
Incoming First Year Interviews
Mar 04
Transition Year PTS Meeting.
Coláiste Chraobh Abhann,
Co. Wicklow,

01 287 0198

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