Athlone Community College

State School - Mixed - 1147 Students - Host Family

Dating back to 1893, Athlone Community College now has a brand new campus completed in 2014, with state of the art educational facilities. The school maintains a longstanding tradition and culture of success, achievement and excellence in the academic, sporting, artistic and scientific arenas.

Athlone is a large country town with its own third-level college. It is in the centre of Ireland, approximately 1.5 hours from Dublin by train or bus.

Facilities

Science Labs, Music Room, Library, Lecture Room, Fitness Suite, Sports Hall, Multimedia Learning Laboratory, Specialised Rooms for Metalwork/Engineering/Technology/Home Economics, Science.

Subjects

English, Mathematics, Computer Studies, Religious Education, Physical Education, French, German, Music, Art, Home Economics, History, Geography, Accounting, Business, Economics, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Agricultural Science / Applied Mathematics, Architectural Technology, Design and Communications Graphics, Engineering Technology.

Extracurricular

Gaelic Football, Soccer, Hurling, Hockey, Rowing, Rugby, Basketball, Table Tennis, Athletics, Swimming, Archery, Equestrian, Debating.