Useful documents and information – for pupils, parents and prospective parents.

Dates for Academic Year 2021 / 2022
Dates for Academic Year 2020 / 2021
Application Form
Fees & Other Charges 2021-2022
Careers Department Guide for Parents
Educational Assistance
Leaving Certificate Subject Choice Booklet
Transition Year Subject Choice Booklet
Digital Devices 2020-2021
Transition Year Programme

Book Lists

Find information on the books, ebooks and stationery required by pupils in each Form, for the academic year 2019-2020.

All the form books listed are available from most major bookshops as well as Amazon and The Book Depository.

The nearest bookshop to St. Columba’s is Opening Minds, Supervalu Shopping Centre, Ballinteer, Dublin 16 Tel: 01 296 2027  Fax: 01 296 2056 E-mail:

All our form book lists are included on the Opening Minds online school bookshop. If you wish the books to be delivered to St. Columba’s (Bursar’s Office), they must be ordered online. Simply log on to and enter the Form code into the Quick Code box.

Parents of pupils in III should note that pupils in this form are required to come to school in September with a supply of exercise/copy books.  15 such books are recommended at the start of each school year.

Form I
Form II
Form III
Form IV
Form V
Form VI

Uniform & Sports Clothes

Find out and purchase school uniform items and sports clothes,

Uniform & Clothes List
Uniform Price List 2021-2022
Sports Wear - Uniformity
Uniformity Coronavirus Statement & Fitting Instructions
Hockey Equipment - ED Sports


College policies on admissions, bullying, child protection and more.

Admissions Policy
Risk Assessment and Child Safeguarding Statement
Anti-Bullying Policy and Procedures
Code of Behaviour
Complaints Procedure
Relationships & Sexuality Policy

Exclusions Policy
Data Protection Policy & Privacy Notice
Records Retention Schedule
Child Protection Policy
Substance Abuse Policy
Sports Supplement Policy

Inspection Reports

Official Department of Education inspection reports on a whole school and department level.

Supporting the Safe Provision of Schooling 2021
Guidance Inspection 2019
Spanish Inspection 2017
Latin Inspection 2014
Whole School Inspection 2012
Design & Communication Graphics Inspection 2012
Physical Education Inspection 2010
Science & Biology Inspection 2010
Maths Inspection 2009
English Inspection 2007

Internet & Computer Safety

Useful documents on Internet & computer safety for parents.

Digital Devices 2019-2020
Internet Safety - Tips for Parents
Social Networking - A Guide for Parents
New Media - A Guide for Parents
‘Watch Your Space’ - A Privacy Guide for Parents