The Christian Brothers propose to sell 7.5 acres of fields, used by Clonkeen College in Deansgrange for sports, for a reported €18 million. Photograph: Dave Meehan

An ongoing dispute between the Christian Brothers and a south Dublin Catholic secondary school over the planned sale of playing fields has been referr(...)

Daniel Sheridan was a pupil at St Kilian’s Senior School in Tallaght. A St Kilian’s Parents Association statement said: “The Parents Association would like to extend its deepest sympathies to Daniel Sheridan’s family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.”

The brother of a teenager who was killed in a motocross incident has paid tribute to him. Daniel Sheridan (13), from Finglas, Co Dublin, died of his(...)

The transition to secondary school comes in the middle of adolescence when they are already dealing with the emotional turmoil that this brings. Photograph: iStockphoto

Q: My son is due to start in secondary school this September. I am particularly worried that he is a little immature and might struggle a bit. He has(...)