De La Salle College is an all-boys second-level educational
institution located in the southern suburb of Churchtown in Dublin,
We have a proud tradition of providing the highest in
educational standards to those who come through our doors.
The aim of De La Salle College is to educate each student to his
full potential academically, culturally, socially and
Jean-Baptiste de La
Salle founded the De La Salle
Brothers in the 17th century in order to educate young people.
The first De La Salle School in Ireland was opened near the end of
the 19th century. Since then, the De La Salle schools have
established an excellent reputation in educational standards.
De La Salle College Churchtown was officially opened in 1952 and
moved to its present situation in 1957. Since then, the college has
extended on two different occasions (in 1986 and 1997) to cater for
the increase in the number of students wishing to attend the
college. The college now has an extensive range of educational
facilities to cater for about 500 pupils.
Ms Betty O'Connell is the current
Principal and Ms Siobhan Foster is the Deputy Principal. There are
approximately 35 teachers offering pupils an opportunity to explore
the arts, science, technology and business.