The aim of Carnane National School is to provide a holistic education in the Catholic Tradition for all our students.

We are committed to the academic, creative, emotional and physical development of each student in a caring and safe environment.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERASchool opening hours: 9.00a.m. to 2.40 p.m.The current school enrolment is 52 pupils.



Staff Structure 2017/2018

  • Mary McGlinchey:  Principal
  • Mary Richardson: Deputy Principal
  • Fidelma Reidy:  Main Stream Teacher
  • Lilian O Brien : Main Stream Teacher
  • Máire Bradley :  Main Stream Teacher
  • Seamus Kelly : Part-Time Learning Support Teacher
  • Monica Duffy: Part-Time Resource Teacher
  • Sarah Daly: Special Needs Assistant
  • Amie Rush: Special Needs Assistant
  • Fidelma Rochford : School Secretary
  • Derry Ryan:  School Caretaker

Our motto “Education is a journey not a race” embodies our school ethos, that is, that we recognise and nurture the potential in every child, OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAhoping that they will soar to achieve what they want to achieve in their lives. We offer the Primary School Curriculum as laid down by the Department of Education but we also advocate a holistic approach to education. We encourage all sporting activities – the pupils in Carnane have the opportunity to learn football and hurling skill which are provided by a visiting instructors. The children also attend swimming lessons in U.L. once a week during one term each year.

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  1. Very good website

  2. A very good site. So easy to up to date on school events etc
    Well done all concerned.

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