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President Michael D. Higgins visited us on the 26th of January to open our new school library and celebrate our 200 year anniversary with us. Read more here.


Welcome to Francis St. C.B.S.

Our aim is to create a learning environment that is welcoming, happy, safe and respectful to everyone and allows every student to realise their potential as a unique individual.

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News from our Principal

  • Welcome Back!
    Welcome Back!
    Welcome back everyone! I hope that you all had an amazing summer. We’re looking forward to seeing you again, and welcoming all of our new boys and parents on Thursday 31st of August at 9 a.m. Remember: Bring a copy and pencil or pen for the first day....
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  • Thank you for an amazing year!
    Thank you for an amazing year!
    Thank you all – pupils, parents and teachers – for such a great year. A big congratulations goes to our graduates. We wish you all the best for the future! Check out some photos from the ceremony below.       I hope you all have a...
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  • Franner Fun Day!
    Franner Fun Day!
    Wednesday 21st June. On Wednesday we celebrated our annual Franner Fun Day where the school was converted into a house of fun with games, activities and shows! Firstly we had a reptile zoo visit the school where the boys were able to experience reptiles including a Chilean...
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  • Changemaker Schools - Summer 2017 Newsletter
    Changemaker Schools – Summer 2017 Newsletter
    Earlier this month, Ashoka Ireland published a newsletter featuring news updates from all of the Changemaker Schools (CMS) across Ireland – that means we’re in there too. It’s been a very exciting few months for our school and the rest of the CMS network. We would love...
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