Clongowes Wood College is a leading boarding school set in beautiful surroundings, thirty kilometers from Dublin in the heart of the Co. Kildare countryside. A Catholic school in the Jesuit tradition, Clongowes strives to support students in their growth towards a greater understanding and awareness of their faith and the part that this plays in their lives. We are a home from home for 450 boys from all over Ireland and abroad.

Since 1814, Clongowes graduates have become leaders in the areas of business, sport, politics and the arts. Our warm and happy school puts the care and nurturing of each individual student at the heart of everything we do.

Clongowes boarding school is a special place that provides an all-round education in a dynamic living and learning community. Our facilities are exemplary with every opportunity given to each student to develop, grow and learn in order to fulfil his potential.

Social News
Clongowes on Facebook

Santa Claus conducted himself if not the orchestra when he made an appearance at the Clongowes Christmas Concert on Sunday to the delight of the younger members of the audience. #HoHoHo ... See MoreSee Less

Santa Claus conducted himself if not the orchestra when he made an appearance at the Clongowes Christmas Concert on Sunday to the delight of the younger members of the audience. #HoHoHo

Joe Morrin, Maeve Beggs and 34 others like this

Mark Kiernan👍🏻

2 days ago
Avatar

Comment on Facebook

Mass from Clongowes will be broadcast live on RTÉ Long Wave 252 and RTÉ Radio 1 Extra tomorrow Sunday 10th Dec at 11am. ... See MoreSee Less

It was the best of times; indeed it was the very best of times! From the moment they awoke on the morning of December 8th the first years were all but uncontainable with excitement at the prospect of the day ahead...https://clongowes.net/god-bless-us-every-one/ ... See MoreSee Less

It was the best of times; indeed it was the very best of times! From the moment they awoke on the morning of December 8th the first years were all but uncontainable with excitement at the prospect of the day ahead...https://clongowes.net/god-bless-us-every-one/

Niamh Ryan Egan, May García Valenciano and 60 others like this

Jazz Crowley-LongThank you for luncheon and dinner yesterday Frank! See you all Sunday!

6 days ago
Avatar

Margaret SorohanSiobhan Uadlog

5 days ago
Avatar

Comment on Facebook

Forever Amber. The Rector, Fr Michael Sheil and Clongowes staff get into character for the launch of our application for the AMBER FLAG, where a school must promote the values of the flag symbolising Mental Health. More here: bit.ly/2BEorKD ... See MoreSee Less

Forever Amber. The Rector, Fr Michael Sheil and Clongowes staff get into character for the launch of our application for the AMBER FLAG, where a school must promote the values of the flag symbolising Mental Health. More here: http://bit.ly/2BEorKD

Clongowes Wood College SJ shared Clongowes Sports's post. ... See MoreSee Less

Progress on the VMP #flatout 🤙👋🏉

Ian Mc Loughlin, Angela O'Donnell and 14 others like this

Elizabeth O'KaneKeep going at speed! Rhetoric 2018 won't get much time on this beautiful new pitch.....so #flatout is the operative word!

5 days ago
Avatar

Comment on Facebook

The main concourse of Clongowes was awash with forty shades of amber Wednesday morning for the launch of our application for the AMBER FLAG, where a school must promote the values of the flag symbolising Positive Mental Health. More here: bit.ly/2BEorKD ... See MoreSee Less

The main concourse of Clongowes was awash with forty shades of amber Wednesday morning for the launch of our application for the AMBER FLAG, where a school must promote the values of the flag symbolising Positive Mental Health. More here: http://bit.ly/2BEorKD

Clongowes Wood College SJ shared Clongowes Sports's post.

Well done boys!
... See MoreSee Less

Great win today for our TY team in the semi-final of the league. 14-10 against Belvedere College. A thriller on Mocky’s Pitch.

Well done boys!

Maeve Beggs, Miriam Harty and 23 others like this

Ann Quinn McGovernCongratulations

7 days ago
Avatar

Comment on Facebook

The Senior Choir with a rousing rendition of Jingle Bell Rock performed for our visitors from Age Action and KARE. #ClongowesChristmas ... See MoreSee Less

Clongowes on Twitter
+ Facebook
Clongowes on Facebook

Santa Claus conducted himself if not the orchestra when he made an appearance at the Clongowes Christmas Concert on Sunday to the delight of the younger members of the audience. #HoHoHo ... See MoreSee Less

Santa Claus conducted himself if not the orchestra when he made an appearance at the Clongowes Christmas Concert on Sunday to the delight of the younger members of the audience. #HoHoHo

Joe Morrin, Maeve Beggs and 34 others like this

Mark Kiernan👍🏻

2 days ago
Avatar

Comment on Facebook

Mass from Clongowes will be broadcast live on RTÉ Long Wave 252 and RTÉ Radio 1 Extra tomorrow Sunday 10th Dec at 11am. ... See MoreSee Less

It was the best of times; indeed it was the very best of times! From the moment they awoke on the morning of December 8th the first years were all but uncontainable with excitement at the prospect of the day ahead...https://clongowes.net/god-bless-us-every-one/ ... See MoreSee Less

It was the best of times; indeed it was the very best of times! From the moment they awoke on the morning of December 8th the first years were all but uncontainable with excitement at the prospect of the day ahead...https://clongowes.net/god-bless-us-every-one/

Niamh Ryan Egan, May García Valenciano and 60 others like this

Jazz Crowley-LongThank you for luncheon and dinner yesterday Frank! See you all Sunday!

6 days ago
Avatar

Margaret SorohanSiobhan Uadlog

5 days ago
Avatar

Comment on Facebook

Forever Amber. The Rector, Fr Michael Sheil and Clongowes staff get into character for the launch of our application for the AMBER FLAG, where a school must promote the values of the flag symbolising Mental Health. More here: bit.ly/2BEorKD ... See MoreSee Less

Forever Amber. The Rector, Fr Michael Sheil and Clongowes staff get into character for the launch of our application for the AMBER FLAG, where a school must promote the values of the flag symbolising Mental Health. More here: http://bit.ly/2BEorKD

Clongowes Wood College SJ shared Clongowes Sports's post. ... See MoreSee Less

Progress on the VMP #flatout 🤙👋🏉

Ian Mc Loughlin, Angela O'Donnell and 14 others like this

Elizabeth O'KaneKeep going at speed! Rhetoric 2018 won't get much time on this beautiful new pitch.....so #flatout is the operative word!

5 days ago
Avatar

Comment on Facebook

The main concourse of Clongowes was awash with forty shades of amber Wednesday morning for the launch of our application for the AMBER FLAG, where a school must promote the values of the flag symbolising Positive Mental Health. More here: bit.ly/2BEorKD ... See MoreSee Less

The main concourse of Clongowes was awash with forty shades of amber Wednesday morning for the launch of our application for the AMBER FLAG, where a school must promote the values of the flag symbolising Positive Mental Health. More here: http://bit.ly/2BEorKD

Clongowes Wood College SJ shared Clongowes Sports's post.

Well done boys!
... See MoreSee Less

Great win today for our TY team in the semi-final of the league. 14-10 against Belvedere College. A thriller on Mocky’s Pitch.

Well done boys!

Maeve Beggs, Miriam Harty and 23 others like this

Ann Quinn McGovernCongratulations

7 days ago
Avatar

Comment on Facebook

The Senior Choir with a rousing rendition of Jingle Bell Rock performed for our visitors from Age Action and KARE. #ClongowesChristmas ... See MoreSee Less

+ Twitter
Clongowes on Twitter