Coláiste Bhaile Chláir

Vision, Mission and Values

Vision, Mission and Values

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Our school crest is a core part of our identity and represents key elements of the local community which we serve. There are nine leaves in the tree - representing The Nine Arches of Claregalway. The blue waves represent the Clare river.

At Coláiste Bhaile Chláir, our ethos is that we are state, co-educational, community college, multidenominational school, underpinned by the core values of GRETB which we also share:

  • Excellence in Education
  • Care
  • Equality
  • Community and
  • Respect


Together We Will Achieve

  • Together with students, parents, school staff and the community we will empower students to achieve personal excellence


We care, develop, praise and believe

  • We are committed to creating a caring environment, to fostering respect for self, for others and our community,
  • We aim to help each member of the school community to develop fully, to praise students achievements and to provide students with the skills that they need to meet life's challenges with confidence and belief through empowerment and personal responsibility


As a school community we have high expectations that are expressed through how we live out our shared core values, which are

  • Courage
  • Respect
  • Determination
  • Inspiration
  • Excellence
  • Equality
  • Friendship
  • Care
  • Community

What is our Ethos or simply what makes an ETB School

please see the video below

Coláiste Bhaile Chláir,
Baile Chláir,
Co na Gaillimhe,
H91 XY8V

091 799 001

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