What's happening in the Royal School

Women in Ag: Past Pupil – Sophie Bell

Women in Ag: Meet the 19-year-old Cavan native now studying Ag in the U.K!

Women in Ag: Sophie Bell

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School Closure – December 8th

The school is closed today (Friday).


The school will be closed today due to weather & road conditions.

Agriculture Science Competition Success

Sophie Reilly, Rachel Alexander, Barry Stratford, Lloyd Hastings and Kelvin McNally have been successful in getting into the second round of the Certified Irish Angus Beef Schools Competition . The next round is a 20 minute interview with a representative from ABP, Kepak, the Irish Angus Producers Group and an Agricultural Science teacher. This will take place in the Mullingar Park Hotel on Wednesday 17th January 2018 at 4.30 p.m. Best of Luck!

Take a look at their entry video below:

Mental Health Week

The three activities were Pop Up Picnic, Tree of Gratitude and Worry Balloon Release.

Click Photo for More Images!

Maths Week 2017

Maths Eyes Competition Entries

Well done folks, some great images! Still time to enter the national competition!
Click here to upload your picture!

Maths Eyes Entries

Form 1 Maths Quiz

We had 11 teams taking part today in our first year maths quiz. Well done to everyone especially our winners!

Click on the winners photo for more photos!

Form 1 - Maths Quiz Winners

Form 1 – Maths Quiz Winners


Songs of Praise

Our School Choir where recently invited to sing for Derryheen Church at their Songs of Praise.

Back to School

Monday 28th August at 8:40 a.m.

Form 2, Form 3 Pupils & Prefects
(Form 2, Form 3 and Prefect boarders return on Sunday evening 27th August before 9:30 p.m.)

Tuesday 29th August at 8:40 a.m.

Form 1, TY and Prefects.
(Boarders return on Monday evening 28th August before 9:30 p.m.)

Wednesday 30th August

All Pupils return to school.


Leaving Certificate Results 2017

Best of luck to the class 2017, receiving their results tomorrow.

Below are some links and phone numbers that may be helpful in the coming days:


Results are available in the school on the morning of August 16th and are available online at from 12 noon – PIN required to access this service.

Leaving Certificate Helpline

The Helpline is provided courtesy of the National Parents’ Council in association with the Irish Independent, eir and supported by the Dept. of Education & Skills. The Institute of Guidance Counsellors are employed to provide qualified guidance counsellors to give advice and support to both students and their parents.

Helpline Phone Number: 1800 265 165