About Us


Welcome to the Ardscoil Ris website

Office hours are from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Monday to Friday


The school is situated on Griffith Avenue in Marino. Under the trusteeship of ERST [More…], the school caters for in excess of five hundred pupils. The school is well known throughout the country as an institution of academic and sporting excellence. 

The school was built in 1972 to replace the O’Brien Institute, founded by the O’Brien sisters and used as a CBS secondary school from 1969. 

Ardscoil Ris has an optional Transition Year Programme which is offered to students who have completed their Junior Certificate.

The senior cycle students of Ardscoil Ris produce an extensive and innovative yearbook on an annual basis.

Ardscoil Ris is a recognised ECDL Training and Certification centre approved by ECDL Ireland.