Welcome To Moate Community School

Moate Community School was established on the 1st September 1996 as a result of an amalgamation between Convent of Mercy Secondary School, Carmelite College and Moate Vocational School.

At present the school has an enrolment of 820 secondary students, 430 PLC students and 130 staff. An extensive building project was completed in December 2001.

Job Vacancies

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Guidance Resources for Parents & Students

Guidance Page

See what our Transition Years are doing


Head over to our Transition Year page to see the latest news


MCS Uniform

Learn more about our new MCS PE Uniform


Parent User Guide


School Calendar

Events in May 2024

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
April 29, 2024(1 event)

Creative Expression class

April 29, 2024

April 30, 2024(1 event)

Irish talk for all TYs

April 30, 2024

May 1, 2024(2 events)

Creative Expression Show at 7:30pm in Tuar Ard

May 1, 2024

U15 Soccer semi final in Peamont Park, bus leaving at 9:15am

May 1, 2024

May 2, 2024
May 3, 2024
May 6, 2024(1 event)

School Closed for Bank Holiday

May 6, 2024

May 7, 2024(1 event)

Boys first year Basketball in Portlaoise

May 7, 2024

May 8, 2024
May 9, 2024(2 events)

All day: 1st year girls blitz in Maynooth (details TBC)

All day
May 9, 2024

Student Enterprise National Final

May 9, 2024

May 10, 2024(1 event)

All day: Future Leaders event for first year girls

All day
May 10, 2024

May 13, 2024
May 14, 2024(1 event)

All day: Summer Time Proms in school Gym

All day
May 14, 2024

May 15, 2024(1 event)

All day: Camoige Blitz in Mulingar - 1st and 2nd year

All day
May 15, 2024

May 16, 2024
May 17, 2024(1 event)

All day: 6th Year Graduation Mass

All day
May 17, 2024

May 20, 2024
May 21, 2024
May 22, 2024(2 events)

All day: Transition Year Night

All day
May 22, 2024

All day: Transition Year Night

All day
May 22, 2024

May 23, 2024
May 24, 2024
May 27, 2024
May 28, 2024
May 29, 2024
May 30, 2024
May 31, 2024(1 event)

Summer Holidays

May 31, 2024

Parents Information

Click here for information on the day to day running of the school covering all topics from lockers to supervised study…..

Latest News

Moate Community School Golf Scramble

May 22, 2024

On Friday 17th of May over thirty students participated in MCS Golf Scramble. The event was held in Moate Golf…

Moate CS student qualifies for RDS Horse Show

May 22, 2024

On Sunday 12th May Aine travelled to Ard Chuain Equestrian Centre, Sligo to compete in one of this years RDS…

#Tagme goes to NYC

May 21, 2024

Moate Community School’s Junk Kouture World winner   #Tag Me  was invited to participate in The International Women’s Forum celebrating 50 years of…

Moate CS Certified Irish Angus Schools Competition

May 20, 2024

This year four TY students from Moate CS Jack Ryan, Mark Loddick, Jack Nally and Tyler Mason took part in…

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