School Mgmt

School Management

The day to day management of the school is delegated to the Principal assisted by the deputy principal, assistant principals, special duty post holders and staff of the college.

Senior Management Team

The senior management team is compiled of the principal, deputy principal, assistant principals and the programme co-ordinator. This team meet once a week to discuss day to day management issues as well as planning for and evaluating the progress of the school. The principal is the chairperson of this team.

Position Team Member
Principal Thomas Usher
Deputy Principal Georgina Keena
Dean of Discipline Ms. Caroline Farrell
Senior Dean Mr. Kieran Reynolds
Junior Dean/Programme Co-ordinator Ms. Lisa Vero
Deputy Principal Georgina Keena

The Assistant Principal

Assistant Principals are members of the Senior Management team and hold specific responsibilities of day to day management that ensures the effective and smooth running of the College. The Senior Management team meets once a week to discuss, plan and review progress during the school year.

Position Team Member
Dean of Discipline Ms. Caroline Farrell
Senior Dean Mr. Kieran Reynolds
Examinations & Student Council Mr. Dave McMahon

Special Duties Post

These staff members hold position of responsibility for a range of areas that improves and enhances the quality of service provided in the school.

Position Team Member
SHPE Ms. Avril Switzer
JCSP Ms. Ellen Claxton

Programme Co-ordinator

St. Kevin’s College is part of the Junior Certificate Schools Programme (JCSP)and also offers the Leaving Certificate Applied (LCA) Programme. The Programme co-ordinator has responsibility for the overall co-ordination of this programme, assisted by the JCSP co-ordinator. These programmes are an intrinsic part of the college.

Position Team Member
Programme Co-ordinator Ms. Lisa Vero
JCSP Ms. Ellen Claxton
JCSP Demonstration Library Mr. Neil Kettles

Due to the current moratorium on all promotional posts in the public sector other positions have not been appointed.

Office & Administration

Ms. Mandy Duggan and Ms. Mary Ogene are responsible for office administration. Letters or forms to be filled can be requested from the office and can be collected on the next working day. Fees are also payable through the office.

Office hours are 10.00-12.00 and 14.00 to 16.00.


Mr. John Dixon, Ms. Susan Blackburn, Mr. David Zambra, Maria Byrne and Mr. John Reilly make up the team that keeps the school building running smoothly on a day to day basis. They are responsible for everything from greeting everyone who enters the college to keeping the building warm, welcoming and pristine. John Dixon and Susan Blackburn are usually the first point of contact either in person or by phone.


Three times a year the college produces a Newsletter outlining the activities and achievement of students and classes over the last term. Information on school activities is given as well as information for parents/guardians on upcoming events. Look out for our next edition coming your way soon!

Get in Touch

If you require any additional information whatsoever please do not hesitate to contact us using the link below. Alternatively you can call us on 00353 (0)1 453 6397 or email

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