Full-time School and Southside Grinds

We’re based in the heart of South Dublin in the Stillorgan Plaza, just across the road from Stillorgan Shopping Centre.

We are served by three major Dublin Bus routes: 46a, 145 and 75, all stopping within a two-minute walk of The Academy.

Route Direction Stop No.
46a Towards Dun Laoghaire 4571
46a Towards Phoenix Park 4727
145 Towards Ballywaltrim 4571
145 Towards Heuston Station 4727
75 Towards Dun Laoghaire 3321
75 Towards Tallaght 4637


The nearest LUAS stop is Stillorgan, approximately 20 minutes’ walk away. There is also ample free parking in the Stillorgan area.

The building is home to Odeon Cinema, AIB, Lidl and ourselves. Our entrance is at the side of the building, 30 metres before the entrance to the cinema. You can see our Southside location on the map below.

Northside Grinds

Our Northside grinds take place in St. Mary’s Holy Faith school in Killester. This North Side location is easily accessible via the DART line with the school just a short walk away from the Killester and Harmonstown DART stations.

Route Direction Stop No.
43 Towards Talbot Street 1219
43 Towards Swords Business Park 1198


You can see our Northside location on the map below.

Interested in attending our full-time school?

We have Open Evenings on the following dates:

  • Tuesday the 28th of January 7pm - 8:15pm (FULLY BOOKED)
  • Thursday the 27th of February 6:45pm - 8pm
  • Please fill in the form below to attend