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Placing International Students in Irish High Schools

Providing High School Placement in Ireland's Premier Boarding and Public Schools

Placement Details

EEA & non-EEA 

Private School Placement: We provide High-school placement in some of Ireland's most prestigious and well established private day and boarding schools. The popularity of Ireland as a study destination has increased considerably over the last number of years. Early applications are essential to secure bookings as places fill up quickly. Contact us today to start your application 

EEA Students Only

State Public Schools: We place students in Public Schools with a reputation for high quality education and student care. For EEA region students that wish to study the academic year in Ireland there are a variety of public schools to choose from. School Placement is subject to availability and in some cases waiting lists. Early booking is essential for successful applications. Contact us now to start the process today

Homestay & Guardianship

Homestay & Guardianship Services: Provided by our sister company, Student Guardianship Ireland (ISGI). Accredited by the Boarding Schools Association (BSA), ISGI offers the very best in student care for our  all year around. For more details click here

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Irish Education System

Ireland offers an excellent destination to study. It's known for having a very high quality education system. The Irish education system differs slightly from the well known internationally recognised A level or IB system but still offers students the necessary prerequisites to be fully prepared for University. To learn more about the Irish education system, click on the link below. 

Public Schools

Academic Year Placement

The academic year placements are extremely beneficial to  teenage students. Secondary School placements in Ireland are the perfect way to ensure greater English language fluency and confidence. Students learn to become more independent while experiencing a new culture first hand. Students tend to discover unknown hidden talents while increasing their overall understanding of the world and their native country. Schools in Ireland are known for being friendly and welcoming offering students a great envirnment to grow and develop a sense of community with new friends and a host families.   


School Locations 

Our public school partners are located across Ireland but primarily across the provincial area of Munster including Limerick, Clare, Cork, Tipperary and Kerry. We seek out the best school partners in the area that have become known for their warm welcome, excellent student care and quality educational standards. We are delighted to have placed over 20 nationalities from across theschools from regions throughout Europe including Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Poland, 

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Students stay with welcoming and friendly Irish host families as part to the study abroad and cultural experience. Students are placed with families in close proximity to the school location. We do our best to place one student per nationality with our host families to ensure students are speaking and conversing in English as much as possible. 


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Private Schools

Highschool Placements
Private Schools

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Private Highschools

Ireland offers a variety of well known private schools that have a long history of proven teaching methods and educational pedigree. Private schools cater for local Irish students, EU students and non EU students. School campuses are often located in unique picturesque settings surrounded by open fields, woodland and forest.


Schools are well equipped with academic buildings, canteens, libraries, sports facilities and boys/girls dormitories where students live under the constant supervision of staff.  Private schools in Ireland strive to offer students a holistic education through an extensive programe of subjects across each grade level curricula including practical subjects such as wood and metal technology, stem subjects, sports and music classes. 

View further information about our private school partners which include IB Curricula schools.  


Cistercian College

Welcome to Cistercian College. This all boys boarding school situated in Roscrea, Tipperary is considered one of the top 5 colleges in Ireland and is known for its excellence in education.

School Type 

Private Boarding


Glenstal Abbey

Welcome to Glenstal Abbey School, a seven day full-boarding school for boys. The school is owned and run by the Benedictine monks of Glenstal Abbey. The abbey is situated in Murrow, County Limerick in the heart of Munster

School Type 

Private Boarding


SEK IB School

Welcome to SEK IB School Dublin, located in an exclusive setting in the Irish countryside. SEK strives to foster each student's intellectual, personal, social and emotional skills

School Type 

Private Boarding


Villiers IB School

Welcome to Villiers International IB School. Established in 1820, Villiers is a co-educational boarding school offering the IB curriculum as well as the Irish syllabus. Situated along the banks of the River Shannon in the heart of Limerick, Villiers is one of Ireland's premier boarding schools

School Type 

Private Boarding & Day


Clongowes Wood

Welcome to Clongowes premier boarding school. A seven-day boarding school for boys located in the beautiful heart of Co. Kildare provides an all-round education in a dynamic living and learning community with excellent facilities.

School Type 

Private Boarding


Rockwell College

Welcome to Rockwell College. Over 150 years of excellence in Spiritan tradition. Rockwell is a co-education school situated in the heart of Tipperary emphasising Intellectual, Spiritual, Social, Cultural and Sporting growth and development

School Type 

Private Boarding


Tutorial College

Welcome to Limerick Tutorial College, a family-run college situated in the Georgian quarter of Limerick City with over 31 years assisting students in obtaining outstanding results in a personal and caring environment.

School Type 

Private Day School

Student School Placements 

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