Management & Staff

The Board of Management manages the school on behalf of our trustee CEIST.  It is the responsibility of the Board of Management to uphold the characteristic spirit of the school and is accountable to the trustee for so doing.

The Principal is responsible for the day-to-day management of the school, including providing guidance and direction to the teachers and other staff of the school.

The Board of Management consists of eight people, made up as follows:

  • Four members nominated by the trustees of the School.
  • Two parents / legal guardians of children currently attending the school.
  • Two teachers currently on the staff of the school.

Following their nomination or election, all eight members of the Board are appointed by the Trustees.

The Principal acts as Secretary to the Board.

Current Board of Management

Chairperson: Mary O’Keeffe

Secretary: Pierce Dargan

Trustee Nominee: Lillian Cronin

Trustee Nominee: Paddy Garvey

Parent Nominee: Con Moynihan

Parent Nominee: Annie Jones

Teacher Nominee: Ailish O’Connor

Teacher Nominee: Liz Cosgrave


Management and Staff 2023/2024
Mr. Pierce Dargan Principal, Religion
Mr. Padraig Kelliher Deputy Principal, History, Irish
Ms. Annette Leen Assistant Principal 1, Computer Science, Irish, Maths, IT
Mr. Veronica Ross-Dowd Assistant Principal 1, S.E.N.C.O.
Ms. Dayna Hurley Assistant Principal 1, Sciences
Ms. Liz Cosgrave Assistant Principal 2, Maths, Guidance
Ms. Karen Finnegan Assistant Principal 2, PE, Irish, Geography
Ms. Mairead Lane Cronin Assistant Principal 2, SPHE, Wellbeing
Ms. Katie O’Reilly Assistant Principal 2, Art
Ms. Tracey Dooley Programme Coordinator, Sciences
Ms. Ailish O’Connor Religion, Music
Ms. Joan McElligott English, Irish
Ms. Monica Murphy History, CSPE
Ms. Martina Dairo Spanish
Ms. Noreen Clinton O’Shea English
Mr. Batt O’Donnell Gaeilge, Maths
Ms. Anne Laurent French, Link Modules
Mr. Kevin Moore Geography, P.E.
Mr. Edward Clarke Business, Religion, Guidance
Ms. Chloe Daly Home Economics, Religion
Ms. Shellagh Moloney S.N.A.
Ms. Rebecca Nagle S.N.A.
Ms. Elaine O’Shea S.N.A.
Ms. Joan Prendiville Office staff
Ms. Marita O’Sullivan Office staff
Mr. John Naughton Ancillary staff
Ms. Kay O’Brien Ancillary staff
Ms. Mary O’Brien Ancillary staff