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Our Ethos

A Roman Catholic school (which is established in connection with the Minister) aims at promoting the full and harmonious development of all aspects of the person of the pupil: intellectual, physical, cultural, moral and spiritual, including a living relationship with God and with other people. The school models and promotes a philosophy of life inspired by belief in God and in the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

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Who We Are

C.B.S. Dundalk is a co-educational primary school under the patronage of the Catholic Bishop of Armagh. The Principal is Ms. Patricia McKeever. The Education Act, 1998, Park IV Section 15 (d) required the Board of Management of C.B.S. Primary School to draw up a Policy: ‘concerning admission to and participation in the school, including the policy of the school relating to the expulsion and suspension of students and admission to and participation by students with disabilities or who have other special educational needs, and ensure that as regards that policy principles of equality, and the rights of  parents to send their children to a school of the parents choice are respected and such directions as may be made from time to time by the Minister, having regard to the characteristic spirit of the school, and the constitution rights of all persons concerned, are complied with’. The Education Act, 1998, Part IV Section 15 (g) requires this school to make reasonable provision for students with a disability or other special educational needs:-  ‘to make reasonable provision and accommodation for students with a disability or other special educational needs, including, where necessary, alteration of buildings and provision of appropriate equipment’.

School Enrolment

C.B.S. Dundalk is a co-educational primary school under the patronage of the Catholic Bishop of Armagh. Parents intending to enrol a child for Junior Infants should complete enrolment application form available from the school or from the office by 31st March of year of entry. Parents and respective children are invited to meet with the principal and visit the junior infant classes in April/May prior to starting school.

“‎Pro deo et patria”