Your Child’s Education

If you have a child under 18, they can attend primary (national) school or secondary school.

Primary Schools

All of the Primary schools listed below are close to Globe House.

  • Carbury NS, The Mall, tel 071 9161014
  • Carraroe NS, Carraroe, tel 071 916 1843
  • Our Lady of Mercy NS, Pearse Road, tel 0719171364
  • St John’s NS, Temple Street, tel 071 9162537
  • Sligo School Project, Abbeyquarter, tel 071 914 30 73

Secondary Schools

  • Boys school: Summerhill College, 071 9160311
  • Girls Schools:
    • Mercy College, Chapel Hill, tel 071 9143476
    • Ursuline College, Finisklin, tel 071 916 1921
  • Mixed Schools:
    • Sligo Grammar School, The Mall, tel 071 9145010
    • Ballinode College, Clarion Road, tel 071 9145480
    • St Mary’s College, Ballisadare, tel 071 9167579

Adult education

Studying in Sligo IT: Diversity Sligo is at present in contact with Sligo IT for scholarships in September 2020.  If you are interested in studying there, you should apply to the CAO (Central Applications Office) for courses of your choice.  Fee is € 80. You should also send us an email telling us you are interested at When Sligo IT contact us, we will send you an application form. Studies would be free. Normally you would be asked to pay international fees which usually are € 10,000 per year.

You may avail of a number of courses at Sligo ETB, If you are offered a place at level 4 or 5, talk to us.

Sligo ETB, Quay Street. Tel : 0719142438

Classes in Spoken English

English conversation classes for anyone wishing to learn or improved their English language skills.

FREE of Charge – Organised by the Sligo LEADER Partnership.

Time : Each Thursday, 1030am to 12.3pm. From June to September only (not available during school holidays).

Location : Avalon Centre, Chapel Street, Sligo