3 Airfield Park is within walking distance of the Teresian School and UCD, and is expected to  appeal to  buyers in search of a substantial family home

Airfield Park lies just opposite RTÉ on the Stillorgan Road in Donnybrook, and takes its name from adjacent Airfield House, which was leased by RTÉ un(...)

Barbara Ennis, principal of Alexandra College in Dublin 6: “Parents have a choice and they want to invest in their children’s education.”  Photograph: David Sleator

Not so long ago, many private schools were facing falling student numbers, government funding cuts and an uncertain future. Several private schools o(...)

Glenstal Abbey  School is an example of how many schools in the fee-paying sector are rebounding after a few turbulent years. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Pupil numbers in fee-paying schools are on the rise as the economy recovers and are likely to be back at boom-time levels soon, new figures show. Enr(...)

Martina Noonan: “I wrote a thesis on 18th century Irish silver which is my first love.”

Martina Noonan is co-owner with husband Bryan Greene of Thomas P Adams & Co – known as Adams Blackrock – an art and antiques auctioneering busines(...)

Conor Gallagher, who got nine A1s in the Leaving Cert, with classmates at St Michael’s College, Ballsbridge, which is sixth in table. Photograph: Eric Luke

Fee-paying schools continue to dominate the tables showing how many students progressed to high-points courses in college. What we have designated a(...)

Eversham Lodge, Newtownpark Avenue, Blackrock, Co Dublin

With the autumn selling season kicking into gear, good quality family homes in south Dublin’s most sought after suburbs are beginning to hit the ma(...)

Suzanne McGowan, who has died aged 71, was principal for 33 years of the Teresian School in Stillorgan in Dublin, which celebrates its 50th anniversar(...)