Welcome to our new website we hope that by exploring the site you will witness the wonderful achievements of our students and their teachers. Situated directly by the sea Loreto Secondary School, Balbriggan is a Catholic girls’ secondary school. In the spirit of Mary Ward we aim to develop all the abilities of our students in order that they realise their full potential and use their talents for the service of others. We also aim to encourage selfconfidence and self esteem in a happy atmosphere and structured environment. The school community, collaborating together in mutual respect, strives for holistic excellence.
All students participate in Transition Year. The aims of the programme are rooted in the school’s caring ethos and structured environment. In the spirit of Mary Ward our programme seeks to promote the potential of all students.Learn More
Loreto Balbriggan has an active community of past pupils. Please contact the school regarding any notices you wish to post on this webpage regarding reunions/activities/get-togethers etc. and we will be glad to accommodate you.Learn More
We have policy documents on a wide range of matters relating to all aspects of the school. Search our compihensive policies database to find the policy you need.Learn More
Situated by the sea, on a campus which boasts facilities second to none, Loreto Secondary School Balbriggan is proud of its reputation as one of the finest schools in the country. We aim to create a happy and safe environment which enriches the life of every student and creates the possibilities for her to reach her full potential. There are carefully developed and monitored systems in place to ensure that each student feels a sense of belonging and wellbeing in the school community.
Junior Certificate students attend from 9.10am to 4.00pm. Monday to Friday except Wednesday when class finishes at 3.20pm Senior Students - Transition Year and Leaving Certificate (5th and 6th Year) - attend from 9.10am to 4.00pm Monday to Friday except Wednesday when class finishes at 1.20pm Girls may not be absent from school or leave school early except in the case of illness or with permission obtained from the school. In the case of absence, students upon return to the school must present written notes from parents/guardians.Learn more