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An Foras Pátrúnachta is the largest patron of Irish-medium schools in Ireland. There are currently 65 primary schools and 5 secondary schools under its patronage. Details on our schools are available by clicking here and statistics on our school community are available here

Over 15,000 students attend schools under our patronage.
There are over 800 employees in our schools.
Over 600 people work in a voluntary basis on our boards of management.

All of our schools are co-educational Irish-medium schools but provide choice of ethos; Multi-denominational, Interdenominational or Catholic.

Click here to download our logo.

We welcome questions and invitations from the media. Please contact Cormac on 01-6294110 or

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