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Welcome to St. Macartan's

This website is designed to give all members of the St. Macartan's College community, past and present an insight into life at The Sem.

Kevin Fitzpatrick

Poetry Aloud Award

From the three national category winners, an overall winner is chosen each year, Kevin Fitzpatrick was awarded the Seamus Heaney Poetry Aloud Award 2015.

sport is a part of the educational process

Full Sports Curriculum

Participation in sport is actively encouraged in St. Macartan's College and is seen as an important aspect in the development of the whole person. Golf, rugby, football, soccer, handball, basketball, etc

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vibrant extra curricular life

Extra Curricular Activities

St. Macartan's encourages self-discipline and responsibility, and fosters the development of skills which enable students to use their leisure time positively and creatively.

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Welcome To St Macartan's College

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Céad fáilte chuig suíomh idirlíne Choláiste Mhic Chairthinn. This website is designed to give all members of the St. Macartan’s College community, past and present an insight into life at The Sem.

Situated in North Monaghan, on the edge of Monaghan town, St. Macartan’s College is a post-primary school for boys.d.…… read more>>

About US

stmacs-logoThe crest of St. Macartan’s College, as seen in the front hall of the school, was designed by the artist Richard J. King, for the centenary celebrations of 1940. It is modelled on the front panels of the circular boss at the Clogher Cross,the 14th-century treasure, now on loan from the Diocese of Clogher to the Monaghan County Museum. The panels contain the interlaced letters DEUS(God), and, underneath, the motto of the College, Fortis et Fidelis. There is also a sculptural installation based around the crest on the front lawn in front of the 1840 school building….more info

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St. Macartan’s College, Monaghan, Co. Monaghan, Éire

(047) 81642/83365 Fax: (047) 83341
Email: admin@stmacartanscollege.ie
School Hours:
Monday to Friday 9.00A.M. to 4.00P.M.