The school places a strong emphasis on students achieving their potential in an environment of high quality teaching and learning. Students are encouraged to take subjects at higher level wherever possible. Student achievement at homework and in examinations is acknowledged and rewarded at the school’s annual awards ceremony.
There is a strong tradition of excellent results in state examinations. Past students have excelled in a wide variety of careers and third level institutions such as TCD, UCD, SETU, UCC, NUI Maynooth, UL, DCU, TUD and many more colleges across the country.