Our School has 50 pupils and caters for students with Mild General Learning Difficulties and children with ASD.

The pupils range in age from 5 years to 18 years. Classes are divided according to age and needs. At 18 years of age pupils graduate and we enjoy hearing the success stories of our graduates. Lakeview School offers a range of programmes which are delivered with a themed approach across the school.

What Parents Say

“A warm and caring environment where staff are nurturing and loving while providing the structure my daughter needs……a place where every little achievement is celebrated and children can be themselves..”

~ Parent of willow class pupil

“I find Lakeview has a wonderful and holistic approach to both academic learning and personal development. My daughter is really happy in school, is progressing well with lots of new friends.”

~ Parent of 9 year old student

“Conor has really settled into Lakeview, we are really happy with his progress. All the staff were so welcoming”

~ Parent of primary aged student

“Our daughter is so well looked after at Lakeview School. The classroom teacher has gone to great lengths to help with her IEP goals and always professional, polite and accommodating always listening to us and responding to our daughters and our family’s needs, as best they can. The support staff who help her are exemplary and the facilities are wonderful. She really likes the home economics classes and woodwork. Lakeview is an amazing school.”

~ Parent of student in Oak Class

“I am so happy I enrolled my son in Lakeview and he got accepted. His teacher Brian and SNAs. Gary and Caroline are wonderful and so understanding. My son would have challenging behaviours and the staff working with him are so willing to research and try new methods to get the best out of my son. Lakeview School is the best fit for my son.”

~ Parent of 16 year old student

“I choose Lakeview for my son because it is a safe environment and the staff and teachers are honest, caring and so helpful.  My son has opened up since starting there.  He is the happiest ever since starting school.  he has a good relationship with his teachers and I am always kept informed on good days and bad, which I really appreciate.  I would highly recommend this school for everything the staff and amazing teachers do.”

~ Parents Mary and Tom – son 13 years old

“I choose Lakeview for my son because it is a safe environment and the staff and teachers are honest, caring and so helpful.  My son has opened up since starting there.  He is the happiest ever since starting school.  he has a good relationship with his teachers and I am always kept informed on good days and bad, which I really appreciate.  I would highly recommend this school for everything the staff and amazing teachers do.”

~ Parents Mary and Tom – son 13 years old

Classes

Sycamore Class

Sycamore is a primary class with students aged from 7 to 11 years. 

Cherry Blossom Class

Cherry Blossom Class has Primary aged students between the ages of 10-12.

Willow Class

Willow Class is one of two Primary Classes in Lakeview School. 

Oak Class

Oak Class are working on the School designed Senior Cycle Programme and some Level 3 Junior Cert subjects. 

Birch Class

Students in Birch Class are aged 18 years and in their final year of school. They follow our Leavers Programme. 

Hazel Class

Hazel Class students in their first and second year of the Level 2 Junior Cycle programme.

Ash Class

Ash class have completed Transition Year and are currently in the first year of our Leavers Programme. 

Rowan Class

Rowan Class caters for students in their second and third year of the Junior Cycle. 

Woodwork

Junior Certificate Materials Technology (Wood) provides students in the junior cycle of post-primary education with an opportunity to explore their role in making and shaping their environment.

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