Kildare Town Community School

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Teaching Practice Placements-

Please note that the school has no further teaching practice places available for 2015-2016.

Book Grant

Information re the Book Grant for the 2015-2016 academic year can be found here. 


Our School Reports will be sent home this week. Along with these reports are an end of term letter and the calendar for 2015-2016.  

State Exams Timetables

Best of Luck to all our students who are sitting their State Exams. You can view the Leaving Certificate Timetable is available here and the Junior Certificate Timetable here.

Message from the Chaplain

Please see the Chaplain's Page for her Summer Message to all students in KTCS. 

Active School Week 27th April - 1st May

Active School Week has hit KTCS this week. You can find out more information about it here or see our Sports Page.

KTCS are Leinster Soccer Cup Champions

KTCS were crowned U15 Leinster Soccer Cup Champions last Thursday. See the report and photo here


The policies outlined in the letter sent to parents today (28th of April) can be viewed here

Guidance Notices

  • Lidl/DBS Retail Management (Application Closing Date - 31.05.14)
  • Applications are currently being accepted for Irish Navy Recruits. Applications close on Friday 27th of March 2015.
  • Dublin Bus, have a limited number of apprenticeships for Heavy Vehicle Mechanics open to male and female candidates. Applications must be made online with Bus Eireann between 23rd of March and 14th of April 2014. 
  • The ESB are currently accepting applications for their Electrical Apprenticeships.  The online application process is open on the ESB website. The closing date for applications is Friday 27th of March 2015.
  • All HEAR & DARE supporting documentation must be at CAO by 01-04-2015 at 5.15pm

All Ireland Spikeball Final

Well done to the 2nd Year Boys who were crowned All Ireland Spikeball Champions in Dublin. Well done to Colin English, Devon Guing, Mergim Ramanandu, Daniel McCormack, Leon Tsang and Ryan Glennon who were outstanding and represented the school very well. Thanks to Ms. A. O’Malley for coaching the team and to Mr. Fitzgerald who travelled on the day.

Mini Company

Congratulations to Tidy Chop who were runners up in the Kildare County Student Enterprise Awards on Tuesday

Tidy Chop is a TY Mini Company based in Kildare Town Community School. Its team members are Laura Scanlan, Caoimhe Daly and Katie Nealon. They produce solid teak chopping boards priced at €16. For more enquires email the girls at

Chaplain's News

Well done to our Leaving Certs who received their John Paul II awards in Carlow on Feb. 5th (pictures to follow).
Our Fifth Year John Paul II students are very busy at the moment fundraising for Trocaire and holding workshops with all our first year students, well done to all for all the hard work.

BT Young Scientist

Well done to all the students who participated in the BT Young Scientist Competition. You did your school and yourselves proud.