John the Baptist Community School is dedicated to the ideals of life-long learning and education. The school runs an extensive adult education programme during autumn and spring each year.

We offer a wide variety of recreational, vocational and hobby courses to help you discover your hidden potential. Whether you want to improve your employment prospects, develop your personal skills or simply indulge in a new or existing leisure activity, we have a course to suit your needs.

The courses available do vary from year to year depending on their popularity and availability but each season we try to cover as wide a range of topics as possible. In the past we have run courses topics such as: art, craft, cooking, sport, pilates, bridge etc.

Classes are run in Spring & Autumn. Details of our upcoming courses will be posted below as they become available. If you have any questions about these courses, please don’t hesitate to contact us at or at (061) 3838173.

Please see below for further details.

Please note booking of the school’s astroturf pitches can also be done through the Adult Education Office.

Adult Education Classes Autumn 2018

Total Body Workout  – John Thierney  – 089 4940026

Tuesday and Thursday 7:00 – 8:00pm – €6/class

Classes commence on Tuesday 4th September @ 7:00pm


Pilates – 6 week course – €50

Monday nights – contact Maire – 087 2779453

Beginners/Improvers – 7:00 – 8:00pm

Advanced – 8:00 – 9:00pm

Classes commence on Monday 17th September 2018


Better Body Bootcamp – €7/class

Friday – 7:30 – 8:30pm

Contact – John Penny 087 9115411


Basic First Aid – €60

Monday & Tuesday

Contact the school for more details.


Dance Fitness Class – €20


Contact the school for more details.


FAI Soccer Coaching Course – €32

Contact the school for more details.


Adult Education Classes Spring 2018