Due to the large number who have confirmed to attend the AGM and talk by David Coleman will now be held in The Newpark Hotel and not the McAdoo hall as originally advertised. Refreshments from 7pm.
Clinical Psychologist, David Coleman, to address Kilkenny College Parents Association AGM
The Kilkenny College Parents Association has invited Clinical Psychologist, David Coleman to speak to parents at the AGM of the Association on 26th September 2019.
David Coleman is a practicing Clinical Psychologist and an Adjunct Associate Professor in the School of Psychology in UCD. He also presents television programmes, contributes regularly to RTE Radio 1, writes a weekly column for the Irish Independent and has authored three books so far. Best known in Ireland as the presenter of the RTÉ television series Families in Trouble, 21st Century Child, Teens in the Wild and Families in the Wild and most recently Bullyproof
More details will be posted on Facebook and the Website in early September. We hope to see as many parents as possible at the AGM.
Please click below to download the re-opening schedule and key dates for the upcoming academic school year.
An extensive gallery of pictures of our 2019 students receiving their results on Tuesday is now available online. Pictures taken by Dylan Vaughen. Please click the 'Picture Gallery' in the top right hand corner or alternatively follow the drop down menu under news. The link can also be clicked below.
Kilkenny College will hold our Open Days for enrolments into Form 1 in 2020 on the following dates:-
16th September 2019 - Monday
9:15 a.m. Open Day for Boarder Boys
17th September 2019- Tuesday
9:15 a.m. Open Day for Boarder Girls
20th September 2019 - Friday
9:15 a.m. Open Day for Day Pupils – Session 1
1:15 p.m. Open Day for Day Pupils – Session 2
Closing date for receipt of applications for 2020 Academic Year is 1st September 2019
Kilkenny College Open Days are by invitation only to those families who have submitted a completed official Application Form / Intention to Enrol Form
Families are invited to attend the Open Day which includes:
A presentation by the Headmaster outlining:
o The ethos of Kilkenny College,
o The daily schedule,
o The facilities of the College,
o The staff,
o The subjects taught,
o The co-curricular programme,
o The Transition Year programme,
o Career Guidance,
o Academic standards and achievements
Information on Grants from the Administrator of the Secondary Education Committee.
A Tour of the College accompanied by a member of staff and a Prefect.
Refreshments in the Dining Hall and a chance to meet members of staff.