Maynooth Post Primary School

School Staff


Johnny Nevin MPPS Principal

Deputy Principals

Philip Blythe MPPS Deputy Principal
Jacinta Murphy MPPS Deputy Principal
Ciarán O Domhnaill MPPS Deputy Principal

Assistant Principals (MPPS)

Claire Doherty 1st Year MPPS Year Head
Oonagh Breslin 2nd year MPPS Year Head
Maureen O'Flaherty 3rd year MPPS Year Head
John McDonagh 4th year MPPS Year Head
Pat Winders 5th Year MPPS Year Head
Mary Murphy 6th Year MPPS Year Head
Celine McLoughlin Development/L. Support Officer/SEN
Jakki Byrnes TY/LCA Programme coordinator
Peter Keane Examinations Co-Ordinator/ Attendance Officer
Aisling Dunne Year Head Support (focusing on Punctuality and Attendance)

Special Duties Post Holders

Elaine Clarke

Primary School Liaison Officer

Gráinne O'Rourke

Curriculum Development Coordinator

Deirdre O'Rourke

School Events Coordinator

Eunice Finlay Student Welfare Officer
James Kelly Study/ Homework Club/ Detention
Grace King Public Relations Officer
Mark Leamy Health & Safety Office
Kellie Lohan

Wellbeing Coordinator

(To include Anti-Bullying)

Tadhg Dunne New Staff contact/Droichead coordinator
Fiona Rogers Punctuality/Attendance Officer

Subject Teachers

Irene Bermingham


Amy Blythe

English, History

Philip Blythe

English, Geography (Deputy Principal MPPS)

Oonagh Breslin


Laura Briso

French, Spanish

Padraig Brophy

Graphics, DCG, Woodwork, Construction Studies

Seamus Burke

Graphics, Metalwork, Engineering, DCG

Kate Byrnes

Gaeilge, French

Jakki Byrnes

Gaeilge, French

Elaine Campbell

English, History

Elaine Clarke

Geography,Music,Learning Support, CSPE

Sharon Clarke

Home Economics, CSPE

Sheila Conroy

Religion, Irish

Alison Commins

Science, Biology, Maths

Billy Corrigan

Construction Studies, Graphics, DCG, Woodwork

Pauline Cushen


Caoimhe Cusker

Gaeilge, Spanish

Niamh Donohoe

History, Irish (Deputy Principal MCC)

Fiona D’Rosario

Maths, Economics

Paul Deery

English, TESL

Ciara Devoy

Business Studies, Irish

Aoife Divilly

Gaeilge, English

Tom Dixon

Physics, Science, Maths

Claire Doherty

Religion, History

Erin Dollard

German, Music

Nicola Donnelly

Spanish, Geography

Sinead Donovan

PE, Gaeilge

Gary Dooley

Chemistry, Maths

Sam Doran

PE, Science, SPHE

Orla Doyle

Home Economics

Áine Dunne

Irish, PE, SPHE

Aisling Dunne

Maths, Economics

Tadhg Dunne

History, Geography

Gerard Elwood

History, CSPE

Richard Ebejer

Chaplain, Pastoral Care

Helen English

English, German, French, TESL

Guillaume Ezan

French, Spanish

David Fagan

Resource, Geography, CSPE

Eunice Finlay

Guidance, French, SPHE

John Fitzgibbon-Moore

Gaeilge, Music

Sheena Flaherty


Michael Foley

Business Studies, Economics, Maths, Accounting

Stephen Gill

History, Religion

Christine Griffin

Maths, Science

Grace Hadnett

English, Religion

Johnny Hanlon

Music, CSPE

Martina Hanlon

German, Business

Brenda Harnan

Maths, Science, Chemistry

Gearóid Harrington

History, CSPE, Politics and Society

Kate Heffernan

Geography, Music

Nicola Henry

English, German

Cian Hogan

Geography, Business Studies

Edel Holden

Science, Chemistry, Biology, Maths

Jenny Hyland

German, French

Eddie Holton

Ag Science, Business

Noelle Hynes

Home Economics, Science

Peter Keane

CSPE, History, English

Aisling Kelly

Business, IT

James Kelly


Siobhan Kelly

Home Ec

Grace King

English, History, Resource

Mick Konstantin

PE, Gaeilge

Fiona Lanigan

Religion, Gaeilge

Kevin Larkin

History, CSPE, Politics and Society

Alex Lawlor


Peter Lawlor

Maths, Applied Maths

Mark Leamy

Graphics, Construction Studies, Woodwork, DCG

Catherine Leonard

Physics, Science

Donnacha Lloyd

Business Studies, IT, LCVP

Kellie Lohan

English, Geography

Andre Lombard

Spanish, French,

Damien Lucas

English, Resource, Geography

Mikaela Mahon

English, CSPE

Gail Mangan

History, English

Tadhg Martin

Learning Support

Jayne Mangan

Spanish, Gaeilge

Siobhán McCauley

Biology, Chemistry, Science, Maths

Jack McCarthy

Science, Physics

Ruth McCormack

Learning Support, History, Maths

John McDonagh

Religion, English

Regina McEvoy


Claire McGowan


Helen McGuinness

English, Learning Support

Frank McGrath

Metalwork, Engineering, DCG, Graphics

Elaine McKeown

Religion, SPHE

Emma McLoughlin

Business, Resource

Celine McLoughlin

English, Geography, Learning Support

Kathy McManus

Guidance, English

Jonny McNulty


Aoife McWeeney

Biology, Science

Fiona Merrigan

Gaeilge, French

Deirdre Miley

Maths, Geography

Alice Mooney

Science, Physics, Resource

Ciara Murphy


Mary Murphy

Science, Biology, Maths

Jacinta Murphy

Maths, Science, Learning Support (Deputy Principal MPPS)

David Murray

Irish, History

Aisling Murtagh

Learning Support

Fiona Murtagh

Learning Support

Nicola Nelson

Maths, PE

Johnny Nevin

Geography, English

Treasa NíDharsaigh


Ruaíri Nolan

English, CSPE

Nula NíDhomhnaill

Spanish, Geography

Michael O’Doherty

Maths, Business Studies, Economics

Ciarán Ó’Domhnaill

Gaeilge, History (Deputy Principal MCC)

Maureen O’Flaherty

Home Economics, Gaeilge

Catherine O’Hagan

PE, Maths, Computers, SPHE

Steven O’Maolruanaidh


Amanda O’Reilly

Biology, Maths, Resource

Joanne O’Reilly

Maths, Business Studies

Deirdre O’Rourke

English, Geography

Grainne O’Rourke

Maths, Science, Biology

Mairead Roe


Eimear Quinn

Irish, History

Clodagh Quinlan

Business, Accounting

Helen Redington

Science, Biology, Chemistry

Catherine Roche

Science, Chemistry, Resource

Shane Roe

Geography, English

Fiona Rogers

English, History

Gillian Russell

Maths, Applied Maths, Physics

Teresa Ryan

Business Studies, Accounting, Link Modules

Noel Ryan

Geography, English

Sonya Ryan

Biology, Science

Laura Shiels

Science, Maths

Niamh Stagg

Agricultural Science, Biology, Science

Tom Walsh

Gaeilge, Maths

Maria Whelan

Irish, History, CSPE

Pat Winders

Business, SPHE

Teachers on Leave/Career Break

Cian Bradley

PE, Gaeilge

Janet Murray Cleary

Gaeilge, Geography

Special Needs Assistants

Ber Carley

Stephen Carley

Carol Coyne

Robyn Farrell

Leisa Garvey

John Hyland

Gillian Lynch

Karina McDermott

Shirley Murphy

Angela Robinson

Grace Ward

PME Student

Caoimhe Ní Mhuirchtaigh Science and Biology
Clodagh Hever Irish and French
Kathleen Naghten Science, Biology and Maths
Katie Hourigan RE and English
Maeve McNeill Irish and German
Orla Doyle Spanish
Sean Buggy English and Geography
Sinead Nic Aodh French and Spanish

Administrative Staff

Rita Mutcsher
Margaret McLoughlin

Caretaking / Cleaning Staff

Paul Conlon Caretaker
Gerry Robinson Caretaker
Dominic Cotter Caretaker
Sean Conlon Caretaker
Andrew Murray Cleaner
James Gilligan School Bus Driver
Sep 26
Wellbeing/Active Week
Sep 29
1st Year Welcome Ceremony
Oct 03
Staff Development Day - No Classes
Oct 13
Open Night for 1st Years 23-24
Maynooth Education Campus, Mariavilla, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, W23 X6X8
01 628 6060
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