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Diocese of GalwayKilmacduagh & Kilfenora

Deoise na GaillimheChill Mac Duach & Chill Fhionnúrach


Schools queries should be directed to the Diocesan Education Office Co-ordinator:
P.J. Callanan
Pastoral Outreach Centre, Árus de Brún, Newtownsmith, Galway
T. +353 (0)91 565066

Contact details for primary schools in the Galway diocese are here.

Contact details for post-primary schools in the Galway diocese are here.

Download the Catholic Primary Schools Management Association's Board of Management 2019-2023 Governance Manual.

For the Managerial Authorities of Recognised Primary Schools: Circular 0044/2019 on recruitment/promotion and leadership for registered teachers in recognised primary schools.

Covid-19 information on interviews from the CPSMA

CPSMA Guidance Note on holding face-to-face interviews during the Covid-19 pandemic

CPSMA Guidance Note in relation to conducting interviews using video-conferencing technology

Confirmations 2020

Please let the diocesan office know the date for which Confirmations have been rescheduled in your parish.

The Confirmations booklet is available for download in English here and in Irish here
If you wish to customise the booklet for your school you can download an editable file in English here and in Irish here.

Useful websites

Catholic Schools Partnership






Le Chéile