Welcome to Clongowes Wood College SJ, Ireland’s leading seven-day boarding school for boys set in beautiful surroundings, thirty kilometres from Dublin airport and within easy reach of UK airports. A Catholic school in the Jesuit tradition, the school has been at the forefront of Irish education for over 200 years.
Clongowes 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.
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, the UK and further afield.
Our happy and nurturing school aims to help our students fulfil their potential as individuals underpinned by the Jesuit maxim of Cura Personalis or care of the individual. Academic standards are high with our graduates progressing to universities in Ireland, the UK, Europe and the USA.
Contact our Admissions Department to discover why families from the UK choose Clongowes for their sons.