BOARD OF MANAGEMENT

The role of the Board of Management is to manage the school on behalf of the patron and is accountable to the patron and the Minister of Education. The Board will uphold the ethos of the school while the school principal is responsible for the day to day running of the school.

The Board is responsible for:

 

  • Drawing up the school plan (in consultation with the principal and staff of the school) and helping the staff in implementing it.
  • They will appoint the principal, the teachers and other staff.
  • Ensures they fulfill its duties in compliance with the Education Act of 1998.
  • Promoting contact between the school, the parents and the community. This also involves facilitating a parents association, while helping that association in it’s activities.
  • Overall responsibility for the school finances.

Who is on the Board?

A new Board of Management was recently formed. It will be in place until 2027. The members are as follows:

 

  • Fr. John O’Brien
  • Alf Martyn
  • Owen Creevey
  • Labhaoise O’Connor
  • Irene Anderson
  • Annette McAleese
  • Deidre Sheridan
  • Barry Lynch