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|Templeogue College C.S.Sp
Coláiste Theach Mealóg
|Templeogue, Dublin 6W
|Motto||In Virtute Scientia
(Knowledge through virtue / Education Rooted In Values)
|Number of students||650|
|Religious institute||Holy Ghost Fathers|
The Latin motto of the school is In Virtute Scientia ('education rooted in virtue') and the principal is Aoife O' Donnell, assisted by Eddie Guilmartin.
There are 650 pupils and 42 teachers. The school rugby team (colours are red and blue) has reached the finals of the Leinster Schools Junior Cup twice, in 1980 and 1985, however, they were not successful. In 2002, a team visited South Africa, the first state school in Ireland to do so.
In 2005, the Irish Times listed Templeogue College as one of the top 25 non-fee paying schools in Ireland, based on the proportion of students going on to university. The school is on the R112 road and is served by Dublin Bus routes 54A, 15A, 15B, 49, 150, 74/A, and 65/B.
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- Morgan Kelly (Irish economist), Professor of Economics at UCD
- Conor McPhillips, Connacht and Irish Sevens Rugby Union player
- Eamonn Lillis, convicted of killing his wife, Celine Cawley on December 15, 2008.
- Malcolm O'Kelly, former Irish international rugby union player
- Killian O'Sullivan, former Fair City actor and winner of Celebrity Jigs and Reels
- Rob Rogers, FIFA International and League of Ireland football referee
- Michael Scanlan, former secretary general of the Department of Health and Children
- Rob Smith, indie musician and singer-songwriter
- Enda Stevens, League of Ireland footballer for Shamrock Rovers and Aston Villa
- Patrick Sullivan, footballer with Cork City Football Club
- Mick Tierney (now known as Mik Pyro), lead singer of the band Republic of Loose
- Michael Turner, Master of the Coombe Women's Hospital
- Colm Foley, Footballer with St Patrick's Athletic
- Eoghan O'Gara, Gaelic footballer, Dublin inter-county team
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