St Gerard's School

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St Gerard's School
Location
Bray
Wicklow
Republic of Ireland
Information
Funding type Fee-paying
Motto Memor
(Be mindful)
Founded 1918
Founder John James
Headmistress Dr. Deirdre Farrell (Junior school)
Headmaster Mr. Tom Geraghty (Senior school)
Gender Co-educational
Age range 2-18
Number of students 730
Average class size 22 Senior School, 26 Junior School
Campus size 60 acres
Colour(s) Green & Blue
Song Our Shining Alma Mater
School fees €6,800 (2014/15)

St Gerard's School is a Catholic co-educational day school in Bray, County Wicklow, Ireland. The student population is around 745, with 515 in the Senior School and 230 in the Junior School, and 20 in the Montessori. The school is administered by a Board of Governors as a charitable trust. The current headmaster is Tom Geraghty.[1]

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John James founded St Gerard's school in 1918. He was born on November 11, 1883. His father was an Anglican minister and when he completed his BA degree in 1904 he converted to the Roman Catholic faith.[2]

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Coordinates: 53°12′14″N 6°08′06″W / 53.20391°N 6.134937°W / 53.20391; -6.134937