Why Loreto?

Why choose us?

  • Loreto Abbey offers a contemporary educational experience rooted in the core values of the Loreto tradition.
  • Each girl is treated as an individual, is encouraged to achieve her academic potential and develop into a well rounded person.
  • The relationship between teachers and student is open, relaxed and respectful.
  • There is a strong student support structure and students have a voice in the leadership of the school.
  • A wide subject choice is available and class sizes are small.
  • First Year students sample a range of subjects before making informed choices for Junior Certificate.
  • The Learning Support Department is staffed by qualified personnel who work with parents to maximise student success.
  • A diverse co-curricular programme is on offer for every student.
  • The spiritual lives of students are nurtured and opportunities are provided to work on social justice outreaches.
  • Partnership with parents is promoted through regular communication and through the work of an active Parents’ Association.
  • Our location is close to the Dart and situated overlooking the sea and Dalkey Island, with all the beneficial effects of the waves and the winds making Loreto Abbey one of the most beautifully located schools anywhere in the world.
May 16
Information Seminar for Incoming First Year Parents 2022
May 17
Summer Evening of Music in School Concert Hall
May 18
Staff Meeting
May 20
Spirit Day
Please click on the video below to see an excerpt from the TY Musical 2022 which took place in the Mermaid Arts Centre in Bray on the 4th and 5th of May.
Loreto Avenue, Off Harbour Road, Dalkey, Co. Dublin, A96 YC81.
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