Webwise Parent’s Hub

The Webwise Parents Hub is a free support for parents and guardians to help ensure your child has a safe, positive, experience online. Webwise provides important information and advice on various online safety topics. Webwise also provides information about popular apps that your child might be using. You can access the Webwise parent’s hub by […]

Guidance for Children on their Data Protection Rights

The Data Protection Commission (DPC) has produced three short guides for children on data protection and their rights under the GDPR. These guides are aimed mainly at children aged 13 and over, as this is the age at which children can begin signing up for many forms of social media on their own. The protection […]

The importance of sleep for our teenagers

Dear Parents, A recording of the webinar The Importance of Sleep for our Teenagers  by Emmet Major and Lucy Wolfe can be found at the link below. The importance of sleep for our teenagers 2022 The Planet Youth website also has several very useful links for parents which can be found by clicking on the […]

School Canteen Update January 2023

St Patrick’s College has received a grant from the Department of Social Protection to provide food to our students for the rest of the school year. The following menu will be in place until February Mid-Term break. Chicken Roll Portion of Sausage Rolls Pizza Slice Rice and Curry Sauce Portion of Chicken Wings Baked Potato […]

Online Barnardos Seminar for Parents

Dear Parents and Guardians, Barnardos and the E.T.B. National Parent’s Council are running a seminar entitled  “Supporting Teenagers to have positive experiences online while taking responsibility for their “online footprint”. This seminar will be available online on Tuesday 31st at 7.30 pm for all parents and guardians. Registration is simple, just click on the link […]

More than 6.8 million people have died during the outbreak, which has touched every country on Earth, ravaging communities and economies https://www.rte.ie/news/coronavirus/2023/0130/1352631-covid-global/

Are you an aspiring chefs with a keen interest in and creative flair for cooking? The Commis Chef Apprenticeship is the starting point for a career as a professional chef. The next planned intake of apprentices will be in March. For further info visit http://www.apprenticeship.ie

FBD league Mayo Vs Galway 2023

The game will also be live streamed on https://page.inplayer.com/connachtgaa/item.html?id=3538299


ℙ𝕒𝕣𝕖𝕟𝕥 𝕋𝕒𝕝𝕜𝕤 | 5 week series
ᴘᴀʀᴇɴᴛ ᴛᴀʟᴋs ғᴏʀ ᴀᴜᴛɪsᴛɪᴄ ᴛᴇᴇɴᴀɢᴇʀs in the TF Hotel, Castlebar between January & March 2023
Suitable for parents/guardians of Autistic children aged 10-18yrs

Limited spaces & must be booked through the centre’s website

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It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to our new website. St. Patrick’s College, Lacken Cross is a small and vibrant co-educational school with a long and proud tradition of serving the needs of the local community in a caring and friendly atmosphere (run under the umbrella of the Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim Education Training Board.) We provide top quality teaching and learning in our state of the art, modern school and pride ourselves on our student’s state examination results every year across a broad range of subjects.

Our greatest asset in my opinion, is our students. Visitors to our school consistently remark on the wonderful, friendly and inclusive atmosphere that exists among our school community. Our open-door policy exists to meet your concerns about your child’s needs. We welcome your suggestions and hope to work with you in the future as you entrust your child’s secondary school education to us.

Brian Jennings