Loreto Abbey, Dalkey is a Catholic, fee paying secondary school for girls located overlooking the sea at Dalkey, south Co Dublin. Teachers and staff know each girl individually and strive to provide each one with a rounded education . Students are provided with a wide range of curricular and co-curricular choices so each girl has the opportunity to achieve her potential and to enjoy being at school.

Tickets for the TY Musical 'Beauty and the Beast' are now on sale! Buy yours from TY students during break and lunch.

Latest News

Leaving Cert Awards

Congratulations to Sarah Patton, Niamh Casey and Katie Cullen who will be recognised by UCD for their outstanding Leaving Certificate results on Thursday November 19th in a scholarship awards ceremony.

Congratulations to Alva Casey, Jane Cassidy, Aoife Curtin, Alice Kearns, Rachel Lockhart and Mairead Sullivan who have been selected for Entrance Exhibition Awards in Trinity College as a result of their high performances in the Leaving Certificate Examination.

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Rick O’Shea’s Visit

We welcomed Rick O’Shea to the school on Friday November 13th, where he joined the 2nd Years in their celebration of the MS Readathon project. Girls dressed as their favourite characters, ate cakes decorated with book themes and talked about books. To date, they have raised €1,350 euro for MS Ireland. Congratulations to all!

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ISTA Senior Science Quiz

Congratulations to the 6th Years who participated in the Irish Science Teachers’ Association Senior Science Quiz in Trinity College on on Thursday November 12th. Alessia Vecchio, Amie Morley and Ailbhe Noonan formed one team while Julie Pongetti, Lynn Manahan and Emily Wood formed another.

Julie, Lynn and Emily were awarded 1st Place and are the Dublin Champions. They will now progress into the national competition.

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Past Pupils School Tour


We have this event planned for the afternoon of March 12th 2016 and will post more details closer to the event.

 To contact the Past Pupil Committee click here


Come visit our new Transition Year site here for everything TY related.



Looking for a good book to read?
Check out our new recommended reading lists!
And don’t forget to visit our ebook library and school library website.

School Calendar

Thurs 26th November-Sat. 28th November: TY Musical – Beauty and the Beast

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Friday December 4th: TY Enterprise Day

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Tuesday December 8th: Feast of the Immaculate Conception – Free Day

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