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About our School

SchullSchull Harbour on a Summer's DayScoil Mhuire NS is the local Primary School in the picturesque fishing village of Schull in West Cork. With Mount Gabriel as a backdrop to the village and tranquil Schull Harbour on it’s doorstep, our school is in the envious position of being located in one of the most scenic and beautiful areas in all of Ireland.

Scoil Mhuire is a co-educational Primary School with a current enrolment of 145 pupils. These pupils are drawn from a wide hinterland of Schull village ranging from Toormore in the west to Ballydehob in the east.

Teaching Staff

Our teaching staff is comprised of a total of 8 teachers which includes our Principal. We also have two shared Learning Support & Resource Teachers, two SNA’s, a secretary and a caretaker here at Scoil Mhuire NS.

Class Teacher
Junior & Senior Infants Ms. Marie O’Neill
1st/2nd Class Ms. Pauline Roycroft
2nd/3rd Class Ms. Pauline O’Sullivan (Deputy Principal)
4th/5th Class Ms. Johanna Fitzmaurice
5th/6th Class Mr. Michael O’Callaghan
Special Education Teacher Mr. Diarmuid Duggan (Principal)
Special Education Teacher Ms. Emer Cleary/Ms. Lorraine Whelton
Special Education Teacher Mr. John Cronin
SNA Mary O’Callaghan/Trish Barry
SNA Shiela Griffin
Secretary Paula O’Driscoll
Cleaner Angela Cleary

Facilities

Our facilities include 8 large classrooms, 3 learning support and resource rooms, a General Purpose Room or hall (GPR), interactive whiteboards in all classrooms, a portable laptop trolley, a large outdoor area including a basketball court, two hard surface soccer or GAA playing areas with two permanent goals, and a beautiful award winning garden which includes a grass area.

Our School Day

School Doors Open: 9.10am
School Times: 9.20am – 2.00pm Junior & Senior Infant Classes
School Times: 9.20am – 3.00pm All other Classes

Our school is open at 9.10am each morning and formal classes begin at 9.20am. Children have their first break at 11.00am until 11.15am (15 minutes) and they have their second break at 12.30pm until 1.00pm (30 minutes).

School Uniform

uniform
Girls
Merlin blue jumper with school crest (available at Barnetts, Schull). Pale blue candy striped shirt with school tie. Grey skirt, pinafore or trousers. Black/Grey tights or socks. Black sensible shoes or runners (no high heels or platforms).

Boys
Merlin blue jumper with school crest (available at Barnetts, Schull). Pale blue candy striped shirt with school tie. Grey trousers. Black/grey socks. Black sensible shoes or runners

Sports
Navy blue track pants and sweatshirts, baby blue or white polo shirt. Runners may be any colour but please ensure they are safely laced/velcroed. Avoid loose lace styles such as DC’s.

Summer Weather 

If the weather is favourable, children can also wear unbranded navy shorts (no sports shorts) which can be purchased in Barnetts. These shorts can be worn with the rest of the sports uniform ie. runners, polo shirt and sweatshirt. This uniform can be worn on warm days even if it is not your child’s PE day.

 

*Please ensure that your child’s name is clearly marked on his/her school jumper. Hopefully, this will spare money for you and confusion for all of us as the year goes by! Jumpers, ties and shirts are available at Barnetts of Schull, Main St.*