“NÍ BHÍONN AN RATH ACH MAR A BHÍONN AN SMACHT! (There is no prosperity unless there is discipline)”

The school day starts at 9am every morning. There are nine class periods on Mondays and Tuesdays, with classes finishing at 3.55pm.  On Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays there are eight class periods and the last class finishes at 3.15pm.

ABsent from class

A student is not permitted to be absent from class without permission from their teacher for that period.

written permission

A student who wishes to leave the school grounds must have written permission from a parent/guardian and permission from the school authorities.

Absence from school

A note of explanation, signed by a parent/guardian, is required on the first day back after any absence.

Sickness at school

If a students feel sick during the school day, a parent/guardian must collect them. Due to current restrictions, we can’t allow a student home on the bus. 


School Buses

School buses leave Westport, Castlebar, Finny, Ballinrobe and Aughagower every morning to bring students to Coláiste Muire. 

If you have any questions about these buses, please contact the school office for more information.