New era dawns for Convent of Mercy

One of the best known secondary schools in the region, Roscommon Convent of Mercy, is moving to co-educational status with effect from the beginning of the 2025/2026 school year.

In a short press statement issued to the Roscommon People on Wednesday afternoon, the Convent of Mercy stated the following:

“As of September 2025, the Convent of Mercy Secondary School Roscommon will accept boys into first year, thus changing the status of the school from all girls to co-educational”.