About us

St. Dymphna's  is a Special  School in Ballina for Primary and Post Primary pupils from 4 to 18 years with a Mild General Learning Need.

The school also accepts a maximum of 8 pupils in the high Moderate range  who can access the curriculum we offer.

Pupils in the Post Primary classes have the opportunity to complete the Level 1 and Level 2 Junior Cert awards . 

Pupils in the Transition Class have the opportunity to do the QQI Awards at Level1,  2 and Level 3

There are 12 Minor Awards at Level 2 .

Our staff
We have five  class teachers  and four specialist subject teachers for our Post Primary pupils. We have a Post Primary teacher for Materials,  Technology and Wood. Home Economics, PE and  Music. 
We have SNA support in each classroom.
Contact us

We will be accepting applications for admission from 16/1/23 for next year.  Please contact the school on 096-21006 for futher information .