Coláiste Naomh Cormac is a co-educational school nestled in the country setting of the Slieve Bloom mountains, under the patronage of and management of Laois Offaly Education and Training Board. In Coláiste Naomh Cormac, we aim to develop the full potential of every student in a learning environment where fairness, understanding, success and discipline are pursued. This policy is based on the school’s fundamental aim to foster in students an attitude of learning and to encourage them to strive for excellence.

Here in Coláiste Naomh Cormac, together with the Parents/ Guardians and the community we strive to nurture the moral, spiritual, intellectual, social and physical development of all our students”


At Coláiste Naomh Cormac we offer a dynamic place of learning which promotes respect, appreciation and care for each other. We are a school with very high academic expectations and standards. These are promoted in a safe and happy environment, which enables our students to develop into caring, responsible, confident young adults who can make a worthwhile contribution to society

We want our students to be happy while in school as it is within such an environment that they can grow and learn most successfully. We recognise the unique character of each student and nurture their spiritual, intellectual and physical growth. We are fully committed to educating our students as people of integrity and responsibility, encouraging them to use their gifts to contribute to a more just society. A spirit of co-operation, respect and understanding is encouraged between staff, students, parents and all those associated with our school. Students attending CNC will experience a welcoming environment in which they can develop their abilities and talents to the fullest extent

Colaiste Naomh Cormac has the following to offer your son/ daughter:

• A long-standing tradition and culture of academic success, achievement and excellence

• High expectations of students in all they do, be it academic, sporting or cultural.

• A wide ranging curriculum.

• A vibrant, enthusiastic and dedicated teaching staff who are committed to helping students achieve their potential.

• A welcoming and friendly environment for pupils.

• A strong sense of community within the school.

• Excellent care and support systems.

• A wide range of extra-curricular activities.

• Excellent facilities including 2 computer suites, 2 state of the art Science labs, Home Economics rooms, Art room, computers & data-projectors in every classroom, state of the art Woodwork and Engineering rooms , a full sized sports hall and large recreational outdoor spaces

• We are committed to ensuring our students achieve their full potential.




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