Welcome to Hartstown Community School

Hartstown / Huntstown Community School is a co-educational, multi-denominational Community School founded in 1992 to cater for the educational needs of Hartstown & Huntstown 2nd level pupils. There is also a thriving Adult Education Programme which caters for the wider community.

The school has a population of over 1000 pupils, a staff of approx. 100 teachers and special needs assistants, 3 secretaries and caretaking staff. It is located on a pleasant site within a beautiful modern building, surrounded by playing pitches, tennis courts and basketball courts and landscaped grounds.

The school aims to provide the best possible education for to all the young people entrusted to our care. Working together, the Board, parents, staff and students, aim to uphold high standards we will strive to continuously improve the quality of education in Hartstown Community School so that students may achieve their full potential.

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Upcoming Events 

  • November 25, 20156th Year Parent-Teacher Meeting 3.45-6.15
  • December 1, 2015Christmas Exams
  • December 2, 2015Christmas Exams
  • December 3, 2015Christmas Exams
  • December 4, 2015Christmas Exams
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411, 2015

LCA 1 Work Experience

LCA 1 Work Experience starts Monday 9th November.

411, 2015

6th Year Parent Teacher Meeting

6th year parent teacher meeting at 3.45pm until 6.15pm on Wednesday 25th November.  Students must attend with their parents.

3010, 2015

AGM-Parents Association

The AGM of the Parents’ Association takes place on Tuesday 3rd November at 8.00 p.m. in the school.   The guest speaker will be Pat McKenna, director of Childwatch Ireland, […]

1310, 2015

Enrolment 16/17

The closing date for 1st year enrolments for 16/17 is Wednesday 14th October 2015

210, 2015

Blue Day

Thanks to all of you who supported Blue Day.  A total of €1,500 was raised which will be donated to the Red Cross to support refugees.

3009, 2015

Visit of Romanian Minister Friday 2nd October

We were delighted to welcome Minister Angel Tilvar, the Romanian Minister for Romanians abroad.  His visit coincided with the launch of our Romanian language and culture initiative, which is run […]

1709, 2015

HCS student scores 11 A’s in Junior Cert

Congratulations to all our 2015 Junior Cert students (and their teachers) on their great results.  We acknowledge in particular the outstanding achievement of Vanessa Mordi (pictured with Mr. Bean) who […]

1908, 2015

Programme for Opening Week 2015


Programme for Opening Week 2015



Wednesday August 26th:  School Re-opens for all staff


9.00 a.m.                     New Staff meeting in the Library

9.15 a.m.                     Principal & Deputy Principals to meet with all […]