North Monastery

Primary School

Fáilte go dtí An Mhainistir Thuaidh!
Welcome to the North Monastery website.

We are a boys’ school who look forward to meeting the needs and development potential of all our pupils. Our founder, Edmund Rice, believed all pupils have talents and abilities which should be nurtured in a caring, happy and Christian environment.

Today we continue this noble tradition.

Carl O’Brien – School’s Principal

School News

Sports’ Day 2018

Sports' Day was on June 22nd in 2018. It was a fabulous day with the perfect temperatures for fun and sport. The boys ran and crawled and hopped and piggy backed and dropped eggs and fell over while all the time having a great fun. It was fantastic success and of...

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Professor Fluffy 2018

The Professor Fluffy Programme ran in 5th class for the past few weeks. The boys got a little taste of what college life might be like and learned a lot of new vocab related to college. On Tuesday 19th, the boys and some of their parents visited UCC as part of the...

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Awards’ Night 2018

We held our Awards' Night on June 12th in our school hall. It was a great night. The boys were honoured for the achievements in different categories and well done to them all for great work. Lord Mayor, Tony Fitzgerald, was chosen as Past Pupil of the Year and spoke...

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15th June | Trend Micro Visits the school to talk about “Being Safe Using the Internet.”

18th June  | 1st class pupils and their parents visit our school for a tour.

19th June | 5th class and parents visit UCC as part of Professor Fluffy Programme.

20th June  | Science Day in our hall. All Welcome

22nd June | Sports’ Day

29th June | Closing at 12:00pm for summer holidays

School Calendar

2017 – 2018

First Term

31 Aug | School Opens
30 Oct – 3 Nov | Mid-Term Break
21 Nov – 23 Nov | Parent/Teacher Meeting
22 Dec – 7 Jan | Christmas Holidays

Second Term

8 Jan | School Reopens
15 Feb – 16 Feb | Mid-Term Break
19 Mar | St. Patricks Day (closed)
23 Mar – 8 Apr | Easter Holidays

Third Term

9 Apr | School Reopens
7 May – 11 May | May Break

25th May | Referendum Day (closed)
4 Jun | June Bank Holiday (closed)
29 Jun | Summer Holidays

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Scoil Mhuire Fatima,

North Monastery Primary School.
North Monastery Road,


+353 (0)21 4303481
+353 (0)21 4305020

HSCL – Mick Dowling   086 7250294