The Board of Manegement is comprised of 10 members:

   -3 Representatives of the Presentation Sisters.

   -3 Representatives of the V.E.C.

   -2 Parents Representatives

   -2 Teacher Representatives

Representatives of the Presentation Sisters:

Helen Malone

Anna McDonald

Margaret McGrath

V.E.C. Representatives:

Eileen Curtis

Maurice Shortall

Patrick McKee

Parents Representatives:

Ger Ferris

Linda Ward

Teacher representatives:

Paddy O'Driscoll

Pat Murphy


The Chairperson of the Board of Management is Margaret McGrath.

The Secretary to the Board of Management is Seamus O'Connor (Principal)

Castlecomer Community School came into existence in May 1987 following an amalgamation of  the Presentation Secondary School and the Vocational School. The management of the school is vested in two Trustee bodies, namely the Presentation Sisters and Kilkenny V.E.C.These two bodies are represented by three representatives each on the Board of Management. The parents/guardians and the teaching staff are also represented on the Board – each by two members.

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Wellread Programme


We are delighted to announce that we have received the "wellread" award, an initiative designed and organised by the Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST). It aims to create heightened awareness about the importance of creating a culture of reading in school communities for our young people as part of their personal and academic development. The school community is now recognised nationally as a school that promotes and encourages a culture of reading.

You can read more about the award on the PDST website by clicking here, and you can find out more about our school initiatives under the "extra-curricular" tab above.



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