Latest News

St. Pat's win Galway debating title for 3rd year is a row!!

School table quiz a huge success!!

The school debating team is into the county final!

School handballers win some gold and silver medals!

Engineers Week was a huge success in St. Pat's 

School debating team are into the county 1/2 final after another win!

Open Day was a huge success with a big turnout!

School Debating team win their first round contest!

Open Day is set for 10th February - All are welcome!

U-11 Olympic Handballers are County Champions!!!

On 21st January Mr. Brendan Smith will speak to parents/guardians on internet saftey

Our Open Evening will take place on Tuesday 20th January

Christmas Show is on 16th December

Communion is set for 23rd May, 2015

Confirmation is set for 16th May, 2015

Mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, visited St. Pat's!
Pupils soak teachers in Ice Bucket Challenge!

School will reopen on Thursday 28th August

More Success for St. Pat's in Gaelic Football!

St. Pat's are All-Ireland Soccer Champions!!

School Debating Team are champions for second year in succession

Roan Elwood leads out Ireland against New Zealand!


David Rudisha, 800m Olympic Champion and his trainer Brother Colm visit St. Pat's




Contact Details

Phone: (091) 568707


Principal Danny Whelan:

Parents Association: Martina Jordan,
Click on the link below to see a video of the amazing activities that take place in our school!
Open Day 2015

Debating team win County Title

School Table Quiz is a big success!! - Huge thanks to the parents'association and all the sponsors 

St. Pat's, A School of Excellence
St. Pat’s is a large City Centre Boys’ Primary School catering for boys from 2nd to 6th classes. The catchment of the school covers the whole of Galway City and neighbouring townlands and villages.

The School prides itself on poviding a safe and happy environment where students can learn, play and reach their full potential. The highly skilled staff present a balanced and relevant curriculum suitable to the child’s needs and do so by employing approaches and methodologies that tap into the child’s sense of wonder and natural curiosity. 

Pupils are constantly encouraged and affirmed and the dignity and uniqueness of each child is given a high priority.

St. Pat’s second level school is St. Joseph’s College (“The Bish”) in Nuns’ Island.  The majority of Pat’s boys transfer there when they have completed their primary schooling. 


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