Tá fáilte romhat isteach chuig Coláiste Oiriall. Glac tamall anois chun aithne a chur orainn agus chun eolas a chur ar ár scoil. Coláiste Oiriall is a progressive and vibrant school working to the highest standards in teaching and learning. We boast a broad curriculum with a superb range of on-site facilities offering pupils an opportunity to excel. We have a very strong pastoral ethos and generous staff commitment to sporting and cultural activities. We have a very high success rate in securing places in universities and our examination results are consistently considerably higher than the national averages.


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Preparatory Course

A preparatory course in spoken Irish for newly enrolled students in Coláiste Oiriall who didn’t attend an all-Irish primary school.

A 15 hour course run over five weeks divided into the following ten lessons:

  • Study and Learning
  • Homework
  • Everyday school life
  • Time
  • Extra-curricular activities
  • Disputes or Misunderstandings
  • Lunchtime
  • Getting to know other people
  • School Subjects
  • Classroom


  • Grammar = verbs, forming questions, adjectives, direct/indirect speech and prepositions
  • Mathematics terminology
  • Extensive use of audio-visual techniques
  • Emphasis on the spoken language
  • Focusing on school vocabulary only