School Board of Management

The Board of Management of Spa N.S. has eight members: two members nominated by the Patron, two members elected by the parents, the School Principal and a teacher nominated by the staff.  These six members then nominate two other members from the wider community. The term of office for the Board is four years.

The function of the Board is to govern the school, including policy formation and implementation, appoint staff (subject to the Minister’s and the Patron’s approval). The Board must, at all times, comply with legislation, the Rules for National schools, the Constitution of Boards of Management and directives from the Department of Education and Science.

The current board's term is from 1st of December 2015 to November 2019. The members of the current Board of Management are as follows:

Chairperson Vera Tierney
Secretary & School Principal Peter Linehan
Treasurer & Community Nominee Joseph Rogers
Patron's Nominee Rev. Eamon Mulvihill
Parents' Nominee Stephen O Sullivan
Parent's Nominee Antoinette Boyd
Community Nominee Berna Waldron
Staff Nominee Mary Ellen Foley