If you come to Ireland to study English during a school term or an academic year, this list of things will help you prepare your baggage:

  • Warm coat / jacket
  • Raincoat
  • School Uniform: Shoes (black), Grey trousers (boys) Shirts (boys) (white/blue/grey depending on school) White blouses (girls).
  • Trainers
  • Football boots (with studs), shin guards (for football) Gum shield (if the student wants to play Hockey or Rugby).
  • Tracksuit bottoms x 2 (for sports)
  • Tracksuit top (for sports)
  • Trousers / jeans /skirts
  • Pullovers
  • Swimming gear
  • Tops /polo shirts/t shirts
  • Pyjamas
  • Towels
  • Hairbrush / comb, shower gel/shampoo, toothbrush etc.
  • Anti-head lice solution
  • School Bag
  • Small travel bag
  • Wallet/purse
  • Pens/pencil/calculator (scientific for secondary school), Dictionary, mathematic material (compass, protractor etc).