There are 12 full time teachers on staff including the Principal. There are 4 Special Needs Assistants and our school secretary, Mairead Griffin. We also employ a cleaner and a caretaker. Here is our list of this year’s staff and their primary roles in the running of the school.
Ms. Dunne, Principal
Ms. Dunne has been Principal at Ratheniska since 1999. Ms. Dunne is an Administrative Principal.
Mrs. Stapleton, Deputy Principal
Mrs. Stapleton has worked at Ratheniska National School since 1982. Mrs Stapleton’s job involves teaching class and helping Ms. Dunne run the school.
Board of Management
Current Board Members
Chairperson: Fr. Paddy Byrne
Secretary: Ms. Pauline Dunne
Treasurer: Mr. Chris Fingleton
Teacher Nominee: Ms. Michelle O’Byrne
Patron Nominee: Ms. Jacqui Crutchley
Parent Nominee: Mr. Brendan O’Byrne
Parent Nominee: Ms. Celine Cole
Community Nominee: Jimmy Morrin
Boards are appointed for a term of four years.