Welcome to Saint Finians

St. Finian's is a co-educational primary school in the parish of Rivermount, Finglas South, under the patronage of the Archbishop of Dublin.


The school was established in 1975. At present the school caters for the educational needs of children from junior infants to sixth class. There are 12 mainstream classrooms, 1 Early Start unit and 4 resource classrooms. The staff includes 4 Learning Support Teachers, 7 Special Needs Assistants, 2 part-time Childcare Workers and a Home School Community Liaison Officer(HSCL). Saint Finian's is a designated disadvantaged, DEIS Band 1 school.


Our school community aspires to promote self esteem through open and respectful relationships, in a safe, caring environment.


We strive to promote a love of learning and try to meet the individual needs of all through a positive work ethic.

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