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General Information

Length of School Day

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 8.50am - 3.00pm
Wednesday - 8.50am - 1.00pm

Break Times

K1 - K2
Monday - Friday: 10.35am - 10.55am and 12.50pm - 1.50pm

P1 - P2
Monday - Friday: 10.55am - 11.15am and 12.50pm - 1.50pm

P3 - P6
Monday - Friday: 10.55am - 11.15am and 12.30pm - 1.15pm

Lunch

A hot lunch is provided. Lunch tickets can be purchased in advance from Reception at 11.00am on any day. If they wish, students may bring their own lunches and snacks. Milk is available during mid-morning break. Parents are informed of the details at the start of the school year.

Supplies and Books Required

St Andrew's supplies copybooks. Pupils need to provide pens, pencils, erasers and a schoolbag for carrying school books. We would also recommend a separate bag for carrying Sports Gear.

School Uniform

Girls:

  • School Blazer
  • Grey Skirt
  • White blouse
  • Grey V neck pullover
  • School tie
  • Navy anorak or raincoat
  • Black leather shoes
  • White/grey knee socks or tights

Boys:

  • School Blazer
  • Mid-grey trousers
  • White shirt
  • Grey V neck pullover
  • School tie
  • Navy anorak or raincoat
  • Black leather shoes
  • Grey socks

Sports Uniform:

  • White Shorts
  • White T- shirt
  • Navy Tracksuit
  • Sport socks
  • Runners

OFFICIAL STOCKISTS - Uniformity Dun Laoghaire

A second-hand uniform sale is organised annually in June by the Parent Teacher Association (PTA). Uniformity set up shop in the school for one day in June.

Weekly Bulletin

An information bulletin (The Scoop) is sent to parents every week. It includes details of current events and activities in the Junior School.

Reports

Computerised reports are issued at the October Half-term, at Christmas, at Easter and in Summer.

Lost Property

To enquire about or retrieve items of lost property, pupils should refer to their class teacher or check  the Lost Property area at the Junior School reception.

Outings

The teachers and pupils of St. Andrew's College avail of the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of special outing whenever possible. These trips include:

  • The Jeanie Johnston Famine ship
  • The Zoo
  • Airfield house
  • Bray Head to Greystones Walk
  • Baltinglass Outdoor Education Centre
  • The Gaiety Theatre 
  • UCD “Let’s Go” activities
  • The Art Museum
  • The Cinema