Crana College

Mission Statement: It is our mission to create a calm, caring and creative environment where all pupils are given the best opportunities to develop their potential to the full, to acquire knowledge and to adopt a positive attitude towards work, life and their community.  

We hope and encourage that everyone in Crana College, work to the best of their ability at home and in school, show respect for themselves and others, care for the school and community environment, show consideration for the health and safety of themselves and others. We seek to inspire every student to learn, to think, to care and to achieve.

Crana College is a co-educational progressive DEIS school with approximately 560 students.  We have invested heavily in ICT as a tool to support student learning, where students use a range of devices and platforms to enhance learning experiences.  We are a pilot school for DES short course Coding and continue to develop this area within our school.

The school meets the needs of the local community by offering the following range of programmes:

Programmes available

  • Junior Certificate (JC)
  • Transition Year (TY)
  • Leaving Certificate (LC)
  • Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP)
  • Leaving Certificate Applied (LCA)
  • Delivering Equality of Opportunity in School (DEIS)


Contact Details

Crana College
Crana Road
Co. Donegal
F93 D568

Tel: 074 9361113

Principal: Kevin Cooley

Deputy Principal: Sinead Anderson

Administrator: Cathy Doherty


🏃🏽‍♀️CRANA COLLEGE 5k 2022🏃🏾‍♂️

Registration begins in Crana College at 6pm.
Online registration is now closed.

The weather is looking good once again! Looking forward to seeing you all this evening. 🏃🏽‍♀️🏃🏾‍♂️👏🏻🏅🍰☕️💚

Really looking forward to our 5k this Thursday evening. Hopefully the weather will be good and there will be a great turn out. Refreshments and lots of prizes in the school afterwards. 🏃‍♀️ 🏃🏻‍♂️ 🏃

May Day for Sustainability, part of @ETBIreland's Take 1 Programme promoting @UN Sustainable Development Goals in our schools, took place on 10 May; in our second May blog Valerie Lewis tells us more about this programme:
#DLETBlog #etb_sdgs

Two days to go ⭐️Crana College 5k⭐️

Looking forward to seeing you all on Thursday May 19th 🏃🏾‍♂️🏃🏽‍♀️🚶🚶‍♀️

Online registration now available. Click on the link:

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