St Mary's Holy Faith Killester

Information for Parents/Guardians of Incoming First Year Students

Information for Parents/Guardians of Incoming First Year Students

Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s),

Many thanks for attending our information evening on Thursday 23rd May 2024. The presentation can be viewed HERE.

Please see below for important information and updates.

Back to School:

School will commence on 22nd August to provide induction for all 1st year students. Students will work with their Year Head, tutors and student leaders to support their transition to St. Mary’s. Students will learn about lockers, using a journal, and reading a timetable. Students will also get a tour of the school to help them orientate.


Please download the Tyro app as this will be our main communication system. The following link will give you a step-by-step guide


School uniforms are available from Lynch’s of Marino. Uniforms can be purchased online or in store

Uniform for 1st Years:

  • Green Jumper (must be purchased from Lynch’s)
  • Skirt or tailored trousers (must be purchased from Lynch’s)
  • Green jacket (available from Lynch’s)
  • White shirt
  • Green socks
  • Black shoes

PE Uniform

  • Navy hoody (available in Lynch’s or a generic navy hoody and purchase school crest – available in school office for 4 euro)
  • Black or navy plain tracksuit bottoms
  • White polo shirt

School books:

School books and stationery will be distributed on August 22nd when the students arrive at the school for their first day. All materials are included.

Personal Data Permission

If you did not complete the personal data permission documentation at the information meeting, we would be grateful if you could return it to the school at your earliest convenience.


Our school policies can be accessed at


Information about our assessment processes can viewed HERE


Our school calendar can be viewed HERE

Aug 22
School Reopens
Aug 22
!st Year Induction
Aug 22
6th Year Return to school
Aug 23
3rd Year Return to school
Brookwood Meadow, Killester, Dublin 5
01 831 0963
Le Chéile Schools Trust
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