Wesley College, Balinteer, Dublin 16
Type of School
Co-educational School, Private for day pupils and boarders
Methodist (Church of Ireland)
Number of Students
Boys: 477 Girls: 425
Wesley College is situated in Balinteer, County Dublin and is close to the Luas (local tram) station and some Dublin bus routes. Wesley College is committed to academic excellence. Students are offered a wide curriculum and taught by a professional and dedicated staff. We also offer a range of extra-curricular and sporting activities in the belief that these assist a sound general education and contribute to the whole person.
The College boasts outstanding facilities on a large site at the foot of the Dublin mountains, providing the ideal environment for students in our care.
Accounting, Ag. Science, Art, Biology, Business Studies, Chemistry, CSPE, ECDL, Economics, French, General, Geography, German, History, Home Economics, Irish, English, Languages, LCVP, Maths, Music, PE, Physics, Religion, Science, Spanish, SPHE
Sports and Extra-Curricular Activities
Arts and Crafts club, The Christian Union, Photography, Bridge, Music, Technology, Drama, Debating, Public Speaking
Rugby, Hockey, Basketball, Tennis, Netball, Athletics, Cricket, Badminton
Art Rooms, Music Rooms, Science Labs, Home Economics, Computer Room, Library, School Canteen
Sport Hall, All-weather AstroTurf hockey pitch, Rugby Pitches,
College Pullover Pupils in 5th and 6th Years are permitted to wear the Senior Pullover, as a distinctive symbol of their status in the school. Skirts (navy) Special design only: All girls must have the College skirt knee length. Trousers (navy) Special design only – available only from The Schoolwear House. Tights or Socks Plain Navy tights (no less than 40 denier) or Navy knee length socks. Blouses/Shirts Red College blouse (must be purchased from The Schoolwear House). Pale Blue Aertex short-sleeved shirts, may be worn during the summer term until 30th September (must be purchased from The Schoolwear House). Shoes Ordinary Black or Navy Leather Shoes. Ankle boots are forbidden, (suede or two toned shoes, runners, mules, deck shoes, slingbacks, patent, platforms or ballet pumps are not acceptable). Heels should be block heels no higher than 5 cm (no Stilettos allowed). Flat shoes with good support are advised. College Jacket (A reflective armband etc., is recommended for ALL pupils). College Blazer Plain Navy with Crest. (Compulsory for Boarders) (It should be noted that pupils, when representing the school at various functions or events such as sports tours, choirs etc., may be expected to have blazers).
College Tie, College Pullover. Pupils in 5th Year and 6th Year are permitted to wear the Senior Pullover, Trousers Plain Mid-Grey, flannel like (not smooth), ordinary slacks, excluding stripes or jean style, Belt Black leather belts only are acceptable. Socks Dark Grey, Navy or Black. Shirts (light blue with embroidered logo) must be purchased in The Schoolwear House. Pale blue short sleeved aertex shirts (without tie) may be worn during the summer term until 30th September. Must be purchased in The Schoolwear House. Shoes Ordinary Black Leather Shoes (suede or two toned shoes, runners etc. are not acceptable). College Jacket (A reflective armband etc., is recommended for ALL pupils). College Blazer Plain Navy with Crest. (Compulsory for Boarders) (It should be noted that pupils, when representing the school at various functions or events such as sports tours, choirs etc., may be expected to have blazers).