Mission and Vision


Star of the Sea Convent School is a government school that falls into a special category of having a distinctive religious character; it is a Catholic Dominican Primary School, located on property that belongs to the Cabra Dominican Sisters.

Star of the Sea Convent School:

  • Incorporates the latest educational methods while maintaining the school’s traditions and Christian and moral values.
  • Provides a secure, happy, caring and dynamic learning environment.
  • Maintains small classes, thus ensuring an excellent academic reputation.
  • Encourages social and cultural inter-school interaction.
  • Produces well-mannered, self-disciplined pupils with a solid foundation for a higher education.


  • To educate and form well balanced children with high self esteem who have the ability to adapt to the changing world.
  • To ensure a high standard of education, discipline and Christian values, by maintaining quality teachers and small classes.
  • To foster integrity, commitment, dedication and creativity in all our staff, pupils and parents.
  • To provide a progressive adaptable school that is an example to other schools in the community.