Board of Management
The Board of Management manages the school on behalf of our patron, the Archbishop of Dublin and is accountable to both the patron and the Minister of Education. The Board must uphold the ethos of St. Peter’s Primary School and is accountable to the patron for doing so. The Principal, Emer Whyte is responsible for the day-to-day management of the school, including providing guidance and direction to the teachers and other staff of the school and is accountable to the Board.
We have between six and eight meetings during each school year, where a variety topics are discussed including current educational issues, budgeting, curriculum, policy development, employment and forward planning. Each Board of Management serves a four years term.
Members of the Board and positions:
- Chairperson: Raymond Hughes
- Principal: Emer Whyte
- Teachers’ representative: Sharon Byrne
- Parents’ representatives: John Coyle, Fiona Clucas
- Patron’s representatives: Majella Whelan
- Community representatives: Ada Farrell, Brendan Devitt
Our Board of Management work in a voluntary capacity for the benefit of all of the children in St. Peter’s Primary School and their hard work and dedication to our school is very much appreciated by all.