The Patrician Academy is a Catholic Voluntary Secondary School under the Trusteeship of the Diocese of Cloyne. The Academy was established in 1879 and has a long tradition of promoting and fostering academic excellence in all our students. We are committed to providing excellent education for all the students in our care.


The Patrician Academy provides a broad and balanced curriculum offering an extensive programme of Junior Certificate and Leaving Certificate subjects. All students do Transition Year which is the first year of a three year Senior Cycle Programme which culminates in the Leaving Certificate state examinations. The Patrician Academy also provides alternative programmes of study for students with specific learning requirements and special educational needs.



Admissions opening October 2022


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Locks and Lost Keys Fighting Words: A short story by Michael Corbett (17), Patrician Academy, Mallow, Co Cork

May 17, 2022


Student Council Lunch

May 14, 2022

The student council recently held their annual lunch outing. A presentation was also made ...

Basketball Jerseys

May 14, 2022

Presentation of Basketball jerseys to the school, kindly sponsored by TG Lenihan & Co....

Senior Sports Day Winners

May 14, 2022

Well done to the TY team captained by Liam Walsh who came out top in the senior sports day...

Sun Shines for Academy Sports Day

May 14, 2022

A great day was had in the town park Friday for the Academy sports day. Here are a few pic...

1st Year Soccer team storm into Munster Final

May 9, 2022

The 1st year academy soccer team stormed into the Munster final today after overcoming St ...