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Coláiste Cois Siúire is a modern, co-educational, non-denominational post primary school that provides quality education to all, under the patronage of Kilkenny and Carlow ETB.

Our School Vision
Education Through Respect & Innovation

Our Mission Statement

Coláiste Cois Siúire is committed to providing quality education in a safe, mutually respectful and innovative learning environment. The school recognises that each student is unique and encourages its students to become enthusiastic and determined learners. It is the aim of the school to facilitate all of its students in fulfilling their academic and social potential.

Our School Ethos

The patron of Coláiste Cois Siúire is Kilkenny and Carlow Education and Training Board (KCETB).

ETB schools are underpinned by five core values: excellence in education; care; equality; community; respect.

ETBs are the largest providers of multi-denominational education in Ireland and renowned for the provision of an inclusive, innovative, high-quality education that meets the needs of the entire community.

ETB schools bestow equal opportunities on their students and strive to provide high-quality education through respectful, positive, supportive and responsive learning environments.


Our School

Learn more about our spacious and well-equipped school campus. See how we make every student feel welcome and cared for every day.

Why Choose Us?

Our school is ranked in the top two co-educational schools in the area. We boast small class sizes and high levels of individualised student support.


We have arranged a wide range of extra-curricular activities for our students in areas such as sports and music, with opportunities for students to play active and leading roles.

Academic Success

Our past pupils are leaders in their respective fields and, together with their families, they regularly support and endorse our school community.

Connected School Community

We use the latest technologies to connect our students and parents to a rich environment of teaching, learning, assessment and reporting.

Broad and Balanced Curriculum

Our broad range of subject options allow students the flexibility and choice to become a rounded life-long learner.




Bus routes from all surrounding areas.


Team sports are for teenagers of all ages to enhance team spirit.