Board Of Management – Kilmurry National School

Board Of Management

The Board of Management is set up to manage the school on behalf of the Patron for the benefit of the children in the school and their parents. The Board of Management is made up of representatives of the parents and teachers in the school, representatives of the patron and also community representatives who have a particular interest or expertise.  The Board is made up of volunteers who individually and collectively enrich and contribute to the management and operation of our school. The Board provides leadership and ensures effective management of the school. All eight members of the Board once appointed act together as a unit. Individuals do not act as representatives of various groups within the Board.

  • Patrons’ Representatives:Canon Bernard Donovan (P.P.), Mrs Nóra Murphy (Chairperson)
  • Parents’ Representatives:Noirín Corcoran, Toby Thommen
  • Teachers Representatives:Trish Collier (Principal), Maria Lucey
  • Two Further Nominees:Bríd McSwiney, Der Kelleher

Kilmurry Contact Info

Kilmurry National School,



Co. Cork

P14 R670

021 7336 324

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 3:00P.M.

Social Info



Kilmurry National School B.O.M. Meetings 2022/23

Agreed Report 26th October 2022 and 5th December 2022

  • The BOM approved the appointment of Ms Emer Murphy to the Assistant Principal II position. We wish her the very best in her role as part of our In School Management Team.
  • The BOM approved the appointment of Jennifer Bateman (Senior Autism Class Teacher) and Aoife Tarrant (SET) for the rest of the school year.
  • The BOM wishes to express their thanks to the Parents Association for organising and hosting the Halloween Party, for organising the very important upcoming visit from Santa to our school and for their current fundraising initiative – the PA Christmas Raffle. The BOM are very appreciative to the PA for reviewing our policies and for the feedback they gave on same. We are very grateful for the ongoing support from the Parents Association.
  • The following policies were updated and ratified: 
    •   Child Safeguarding Statement
    •   Anti-bullying Policy
    •   Special Educational Teaching Policy
    •   Intimate Care and Toileting Policy
  • The BOM approved the following staff professional development days – Wednesday 1st March 2022 and Wednesday 24th May 2022. The school will close on these dates in order to facilitate staff training on the new Primary Language Curriculum. 
  • The BOM is looking forward to our School Christmas Concert on Wednesday, 21st December 2022
  • The BOM wishes to thank the whole community – pupils, staff and parents – for their hard work and support since the start of the school year and wishes everyone a very happy and peaceful Christmas.