About Our School
St. Mary’s N.S. Castlefin is an eight – teacher school located on a large
campus in the village of Castlefin. The school has a current enrolment of 160 pupils. The staff consists of a teaching principal, five assistant teachers, one Learning Support teacher, one shared Learning Support teacher and one Part-time Special Education Teacher. The school also benefits from the services of two part – time caretakers, one full – time secretary and one full-time Special Needs Assistant. Their contribution to the running of the school is invaluable and much appreciated.
Our school is dedicated to the provision of a rich and broad education which helps the children to develop academically, physically, socially and
emotionally. Great emphasis is placed upon creating an atmosphere in which pupils are happy and contented as we believe that happy pupils achieve their true potential.
Recent heavy investments in concrete materials in Maths, Science, Language and children’s books and novels means your child will enjoy hands-on learning experiences. Children learn when children do.