Students Enrolling In Private Schools Returning To Boomtime Levels

Students Enrolling In Private Schools Returning To Boomtime Levels
Rachael O Brien
Rachael O Brien

28 Dec 2017

More young people are going to fee paying schools.

The number of students being enrolled in private education is going back to boomtime levels.

The most expensive school this year remains St Columba's in Whitechurch, where it costs €8000 a year for day pupils and up to €22,800 for boarders.

The second most expensive school is Sutton Park School in Howth.

Check out the list below of schools and fee figures for day pupils per year for then 2016/17 year. 

  • Alexandra College, Dublin 6 €7,241
  • Bandon Grammar School, Co. Cork €3,215
  • Belvedere College, Dublin 1 €5,690
  • Blackrock College, Co. Dublin €6,900
  • Castleknock College, Dublin 15 €6,116
  • Catholic University School, Dublin 2 €5,200
  • Christian Brothers College, Cork €4,050
  • Christian Brothers College, Monkstown, Co. Dublin €4,380
  • Cistercian College, Roscrea, Co. Offaly €6,950
  • Clongowes Wood College, Co. Kildare €19,500 (7-day boarding)
  • Drogheda Grammar School, Co. Louth €3,690
  • Dundalk Grammar School, Co. Louth €3,459
  • Glenstal Abbey, Co. Limerick €11,550 (5-day boarding)
  • Gonzaga College, Dublin 6 €6,015
  • Holy Child School, Killiney, Co. Dublin €5,950
  • John Scottus School, Dublin €4,300
  • Loreto Abbey Dalkey, Co. Dublin €4,050
  • Loreto High School, Beaufort, Dublin 14 €3,900
  • Loreto Foxrock, Dublin 18 €4,075
  • Loreto St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2 €4,427
  • Midleton College, Co. Cork €4,800
  • Monaghan Collegiate School, Co. Monaghan €3,070
  • Mount Anville, Dublin 14 €5,680
  • Mount Sackville, Dublin 20 €4,500
  • Newbridge College, Co. Kildare €4,100
  • Presentation College, Cork €3,500
  • Rathdown School, Co. Dublin €6,9501
  • Rockbrook Park, Dublin 16 €4,080
  • Rockwell College, Co. Tipperary €4,650
  • Rosemont Park School, Co. Dublin €4,800
  • Royal School Cavan, Co. Cavan €2,600
  • Sandford Park School, Dublin 6 €7,150
  • Scoil Mhuire, Cork €3,600
  • Sligo Grammar School, Co. Sligo €3,180
  • Andrew’s College, Blackrock, Co. Dublin €6,720
  • Columba’s College, Dublin 16 €8,000
  • Gerard’s, Bray, Co. Wicklow €7,150
  • Joseph of Cluny, Killiney, Co, Dublin €4,650
  • Killian’s Deutsche Schule, Dublin 14 €4,950
  • Mary’s College, Dublin 6 €5,250
  • Michael’s College, Dublin 4 €5,550
  • Stratford College, Dublin 6 €4,150
  • Sutton Park School, Dublin 13 €7,900
  • Terenure College, Dublin 6w €5,100
  • The High School, Dublin 6 €5,900
  • The King’s Hospital, Dublin 20 €6,895
  • The Teresian School, Dublin 4 €5,360
  • Villiers School, Limerick €3,720
  • Wesley College, Dublin 16 €6,250