Glenbrohane School Policies and Information

School Policies and Information

The School Day

  • Opening Time: 9.00am
  • Roll Call: 9.40am
  • First Break: 10:50-11:00
  • Lunch Break: 12.30 pm to 1 pm
  • Closing Time: 1.40pm (infants).2.40pm (1st – 6th)

School Opening: The school opens at approximately 8.50 each morning. The staff arrive at school at 8.50am.

School Staff

  • Principal: Ms. Lisa Power
  • Deputy Principal: Ms. Julie Walsh
  • Teachers: Ms. Lisa Power, Ms. Julie Walsh, Mrs. Eilish Thornton, Mr. John O Heney
  • Special Needs Assistants Winnie McDonald and Geraldine Lonergan
  • Secretary: Winnie McDonald

Literacy Lift-Off

  • Children benefit from small groups
  • Extra support teacher
  • Learning their phonics, spellings, words
  • Tablets with specific learning apps
  • Starspell
  • Typing programme
  • PM graded reading scheme


  • Maths games,
  • Team Teaching – Extra teacher in the classroom
  • Concrete Materials
  • Transition programme for 6th class students to secondary school