About Athlacca National School

Our Mission Statement


The aim of this school is to maximise the talents of all the pupils, to provide them with a sound academic education and to open their eyes to the world around them.

All our planning for effective teaching and learning is guided by the Aims, Principles and Features as listed in the Introduction to the Primary School Curriculum. We strive for the holistic development of the child and to enable them to reach their potential.

Our school aims to give all the children a solid religious and moral education within the Catholic ethos of the school and to help them establish a faith in God that will grow as they develop.

About Athlacca National School
Athlacca National School Mission Statement

Athlacca N.S. is an inclusive school and meets the nine grounds as listed in the Equal Status Act 2000. Discrimination, as stated in the Act is prohibited on the following grounds:

  • Gender
  • Marital status
  • Family status
  • Sexual orientation
  • Religion
  • Age
  • Disability
  • Race
  • Traveller community

Athlacca N.S. aims to offer the children a positive experience of school life. We hope the children will view school as a welcoming and secure place where their talents and skills are enhanced and nurtured and where tolerance and respect are promoted.