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  • Digital School of the Year 2015 and 2016

    Innovation in Education.

  • F1 in Schools Winners 2014

    Autolaunch Racing came first in Ireland.

  • Academic Awards

    Proud of our Students' Success

  • Wizard of Oz 2017

    This years play was a huge success.

  • Academic Excellence


  • All Ireland Champions 2017

    Minor Girls and Senior Boys Relay Teams.

Our Mission Statement

Presentation College is, by choice, a truly co-educational school. We aim to prepare all of our pupils, girls and boys alike for the challenges, responsibilities and experience of adult life. All members of the school community - pupils, parents, teachers and other staff - are held in very high regard and their dignity, worth and individuality is respected. We strive to build a sense of community based on Christian values. The school’s Code of Conduct acknowledges this and aims to promote a culture of respect throughout the school. It recognises that good discipline enables good teaching and allows good learning to take place.

Open Night 2018

Presentation College, Carlow provides an excellent education for both boys and girls who are looking to achieve high academic results in a friendly and caring environment.

Monday, 12th November

Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Professional and Experienced Teachers
Academic Ethos
Wide Range of Subjects
Monitored Study
Career Planning
Regular Assessments
Numerous Sporting and Co-curricular Activities
State of the Art Facilities

Please Note: Only students accompanied by an adult allowed entry.

For further information please contact the school on 059-9143927, 
059-9140645 Fax or


Changes to Examinations for both Junior and Senior Cycles

Changes are now implemented in both cycles which includes new grading schemes. You can view the full list of changes in the attached document.


Click here to view the full list


Digital School of the Year 2016

Presentation College was delighted to win, for the second year in a row, the Digital School of the Year category at the 2016 Accenture Digital Media Awards, which took place in the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel, Burlington Road, Dublin on Friday, 19th February.Now in their twelfth year, the Accenture Digital Media Awards are the most prestigious Digital Awards in Ireland. They recognise creativity and innovation across multiple areas of an ever evolving sector which includes digital content creation, advertising and marketing, mobile media, app development, social networking, education, web design and development.
The ICT Department in the school would like to thank all members of the school community who have contributed to the school's success in this area and for their ongoing support. 

Upcoming Events

St Patrick’s Day - Bank Holiday

Sunday 17 March 2019

View the Calendar

Presentation College Carlow

Presentation College, Carlow

The school is a co-educational Catholic voluntary secondary school which caters for pupils of all religions and backgrounds. We aim to provide our pupils with an education that equips them for life and living in the modern world. We aim to challenge students to share with us the Christian vision of life. We have drawn up a Mission Statement that describes the kind of school we wish to be. We hope that every member of the school community will attempt to live by it and we intend that all of our decisions are informed by it and our school development plans based on it.

Latest News


Presentation College attends launch of programme addressing Ireland’s teen suicide rate and mental health illness stigma.  Presentation College are among the first in Ireland to implement a new mental health programme  - HEADSTRONG in ass ...

07/10/2018 13:01 | Presentation College

Road Safety Authority

Presentation College welcomed the Road Safety Authority (RSA) to the school and all of the senior classes and some junior classes had an opportunity to experience the highly impressive Road Safety Interactive Shuttle. Students tested their speed and capab ...

07/10/2018 13:00 | Presentation College

Carlow Volunteer Expo

Transition Year students from Presentation College recently visited the Volunteer Expo in the Fairgreen Shopping Centre, Carlow. The students had the opportunity to appreciate all of the local charities and organisations that do amazing work in our local ...

07/10/2018 12:59 | Presentation College

Seachtain na Gaeilge Competition

Well done to Ms. Conway's First and Second Year Irish classes who took part in the 'Seachtain na Gaeilge' Art competition. The competition was run as part of Bliain na Gaeilge 2018 which aims to increase the visibility and usage of Irish language. The fol ...

07/10/2018 12:58 | Presentation College

World Meeting of Families 2018

When we were asked if we wanted to volunteer to help out for the Pope’s visit back in April I was delighted, not only to be asked, but to have so many of my friends and classmates to volunteer with. In total, forty students and ten teachers from Pre ...

09/09/2018 22:47 | Presentation College

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