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The King's Hospital, Dublin



School Details
Brooklawn,
Palmerstown,
Dublin,
Dublin,
Ireland,
D20 V256

Tel: +353 1 643 6500
Fax: +353 1 623 0349

Founded:1669

Headmaster:
John D. Rafter, B.A. Mod., B.Sc., H.Dip.Ed.

Headmaster's PA:
Ms Lorraine Walker

This school offers flexi-boarding.

Accreditations and affiliations:
AGBIS, HMC
Religious affiliation:
Church of Ireland, All denominations welcome
Teaching languages:
English
Age Range & Fees
Age
Range
12 - 19
Annual
Day Fees
£6,895
to
£6,895
Annual Weekly
Boarding Fees
£13,750
to
£13,750
Annual Full
Boarding Fees
£14,275
to
£19,475
Number of Pupils
School Boy
Boys
School Girl
Girls
260
Day
180
55
Full board
45
95
Weekly
75
410
Total
300
This school offers
flexi-boarding.
Number of Staff
Full Time
Part Time
85
25
GCSE Pass Rate - age 16
At Grades A* to C
Pass Rate - age 18
courses are offered for age 18 exams
Higher Education
Pupils who went on to Higher Education or took Gap Year

Method of Entry:


Report from previous school, References, Interview, Visit school, Please apply to school, Entry test or exam
 

Scholarships & Bursaries:


Means tested assisted places, Clergy/Ministers, Boarding, Academic, Means tested bursaries, Financial need, Other bursaries, Siblings

What we offer


  • Drama/Theatre
  • Agriculture/Horticulture
  • Design technology
  • Economics
  • Electronics
  • Environmental studies
  • ICT
  • Business studies
  • Spanish
  • English as foreign/2nd language
  • German
  • French
  • Fitness training
  • Cross-country
  • Cricket
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Athletics
  • Tennis
  • Football
  • Gymnastics
  • Hockey
  • Rugby
  • Water sports
  • Swimming
  • Table tennis
  • Canoeing
  • Adventure training
  • First aid/life savers
  • Horse riding and management
  • Young Enterprise
  • Public speaking/Debating
  • Rowing
  • Chess
  • Drama productions
  • Dance
  • Skiing
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • Band/Orchestra
  • Choir
  • Guitar
  • Keyboard
  • Singing
  • Strings
  • Percussion
  • Jazz
  • Particular diets
  • Experience of expatriates' children
  • Rail/Airport services
  • Experience of diplomatic corps' children
  • Experience of international students
  • Experience of gifted children
  • Vegetarian
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Dyslexia or Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD)
  • Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD)
  • Aspergers Syndrome
  • Delicate/Medical Conditions
  • Epilepsy
 
 
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