Gaelscoil Uí Drisceoil is an Irish Medium,
co-educational, multi-denominational Primary school in Glanmire founded
in the year 2006.
The School is governed by the Rules and Regulations of the Department of Education,
Irish is the language of instruction in school,
and the language of communication between teachers, children and the Board of Managment.
having equal rights of access to the school, and children of all
social, cultural and religious backgrounds being equally respected.
The children undergo Standardised Drumcondra Test in May of each year from 1st – 6th Class in Math, Irish and English. In Senior Infants – the MIST- Middle Infant Screening Test (English) and Drumcondra (Irish) Test is carried out. These tests are extremely helpful as they make comparisons between the child’s score and the national average. The table below may be of assistance in explaining your child’s STEN score in Maths, Irish and English as per school report. You may speak with class teacher should you have any concerns.
Understanding Standard Scores: information for parents
Understanding STen scores: information for parents