Board of Managment

The Board of Management manages the school on behalf of the patron and is accountable to the patron and the Minister for Education. The Board must uphold the ethos of the school and is accountable to the patron for so doing.

The principal 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 for that management.

Chairman: Mr Jim Enright
Parents Representatives: Ms Ursula Conlon
Ms Marie Mc Evoy
Trustee Representatives: Mr Frank Buckley
Ms Deirdre Conway
Ms Geraldine Byrne
Teacher Representatives: Ms Orla Keane
Mr Sean Mc Fadden
Secretary to the Board: Ms Pauline Mc Kenna
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School Policies

At the Sacred Heart School, Tullamore we have a range of policies in place to improve the quality of life and wellbeing for students, staff and visitors. All these policies are constantly reviewed and updated. All school policies are available from the school office.


    • Admission Policy
    • Anti-bullying Policy
    • Acceptable Usage Policy
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8.45am – 3.30pm Monday – Thursday 8.45am – 3.30pm Friday


Our newsletter is published twice a year and gives an update across all areas of the schools activities.


Catholic Education, An Irish Schools Trust

The Sacred Heart School, Tullamore is a member of CEIST (Catholic Education, an Irish Schools Trust). CEIST is the trustee body for the voluntary secondary schools of the Mercy Sisters and four other Congregations with responsibility for over 100 schools in Ireland. CEIST is built on the founding vision of the five Congregations, emphasising the dignity and rights of the human person, empowering the most vulnerable in society and enabling young people to become catalysts for social transformation throughout the world.