St Mary's College, Dublin

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
St Mary's College CSSp
Coláiste Naomh Mhuire
Fidelitas in Arduis
Faithful in difficulty
Rathmines, Dublin 6
Coordinates 53°19.66′N 6°16′W / 53.32767°N 6.267°W / 53.32767; -6.267Coordinates: 53°19.66′N 6°16′W / 53.32767°N 6.267°W / 53.32767; -6.267
President Fr John Flavin, CSSp
Principal Denis Murphy and Mary O'Donnell
Deputy principal Brian Barron
Staff 47 full time, 8 part time
Number of students 500
Religious order Holy Ghost Fathers

Saint Mary's College C.S.Sp. (Congregatio Sancti Spiritus) is an all-boys' primary & secondary school run by the Congregation of the Holy Spirit and located in Rathmines, County Dublin, Ireland. The school was founded in 1890, closed in 1916, and then reopened in 1926. The school colours are blue and white. The Senior School Principal is Denis Murphy and the Senior School Deputy Principal is Brian Moore. The Junior School Principal is Mary O'Donnell and the Junior School Deputy Principal is Brian Barron

Notable past pupils[edit]

Notable staff[edit]

  • Éamon de Valera - Taoiseach and former President, taught at St. Mary's for a short time in 1915 as a mathematics professor

Sister schools[edit]

The following schools were also founded by the Holy Ghost Fathers in Ireland:

External links[edit]