General Information


ADDRESS: Coláiste Mhuire, Buttevant, Co. Cork.

TEL NUMBER: Office: 022 – 23733

Staffroom: 022 - 41146

Fax: 022 – 23751


SCHOOL DAY: 8.50a.m. – 3.45p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday.

8.50a.m. – 1.50p.m. Wednesdays.

SCHOOL HOURS: Morning Assembly: 8.55a.m.

Classes: 9.00a.m.-1.20p.m.

Lunchtime: 1.20p.m.-1.55p.m.

Classes: 2.00p.m.-3.45p.m.

Classes Wednesday: 9.00a.m. – 1.50p.m.

UNIFORM: Calf Length Blue Check Skirt/Navy Pants, Blue Pullover with School Crest, Blue Blouse/Skirt and Black/Navy or Skin colored Tights/Socks, Safe, Suitable Black or Navy Footwear, School Jacket. Between November 1st and March 31st girls have the option of wearing a navy uniform pants. (suppliers: Philip’s Bookshop, Mallow).

SCHOOL TRACKSUITS: Plain navy tracksuit with school rugby shirt and runners.

TRANSPORT: The Department of Education, in conjunction with C.I.E. provides a Bus Service to and from the Coláiste in the following areas: Liscarroll, Churchtown, Newtwopothouse, Copstown, Derryorgan & Lisgriffin.

SCHOOL POLICIES: Admissions, Record Keeping, Critical Incident, National Child Protection Guidelines, Code of Discipline, Homework, Anti-Bullying, ICT, Health & Safety, Mobile Phone, Suspension & Exclusion, Special Needs, Induction of First Year, Pastoral Care, Subject Plans, Extra Curricular, Role of Class Teacher, Classroom Rules, Guidance, Supervised Study.

Policies can be requested from school office.

SUPERVISED STUDY: Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri. 4.10 – 6.00p.m.

Wed. 2.20 – 4.10p.m.

These sessions are supervised by the teaching staff of the Coláiste and are subject to a fee.

BOOK LENDING SCHEME: A lending scheme for books is operated by the Coláiste, which gives the Junior Students the use of all textbooks for €80 annually. If books are damaged or lost during the year, students will, however, have to meet the cost of replacement. A fee of €80 is charged annually for photocopying, examinations, school journal, school insurance etc.