The Association

Tue, Oct 7th, 2014 10:21:25 am

The Association of Community and Comprehensive Schools (ACCS) is the national representative Association for 95 Community and Comprehensive Post-Primary Schools nationwide. Founded on the 26th March, 1982 in Milltown Park, Dublin, ACCS is one of the partners in education that participate actively in national decision making at Post-Primary level. The following information about ACCS is contained in the explanatory brochure for ACCS 2014. ACCS Explanatory Brochure 2014

The Association of Community and Comprehensive Schools (ACCS) is a Company Limited by Guarantee with registered charitable status. As a representative body, the Association has a diverse range of powers and functions outlined in its Memorandum and Articles of Association which seek to protect, promote and enhance the interests of its membership within the education sector and the country at large. The views of the members are expressed through its wide-ranging Convention, Executive and Sub-committee structures and have a significant impact on policy and decision making in the field of Irish education.