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Swords Community College

School Councils

School Councils
Student Council

Swords Community College will adopt a partnership approach with students. The Student Voice will be encouraged and sought. An active, democratically elected Students’ Council was established early in the life of the school. Our college will respect students at all times and include students in decision-making where applicable. Our student council liaison teachers are Oide Josef and Oide Karen C.

Our Student Council was founded in early 2019. The council meets at lunchtime weekly.

The current structure of the Student Council is:
Chairperson Kiera Lynn
Vice Chairperson Ciara Robinson
Secretary Evan Kinsella
Treasurers Marcel Czubak
Members of the Student Council
5th Year Ciara Loughrey, Maeve Maxwell, Emily Robinson, Lara Shelley, Finn Malone
Transition Year Gabriella Ramel
3rd Year Ryan Dimitrov, Lara Reddy ,Brianna Baworee, Tom Crossan, T.J O'Connor
2nd Year TJ Blair, Tadgh Murphy, Mark Stanley
1st Year Annabelle Beaty, Zahraa Mazbouh, Ryan McConnell, Daniel Chen, Koray Ozdemir, Evan Doherty
Parent Council

Swords Community College will adopt a partnership approach with parents and guardians, who are recognised as the primary educators of their children. Parents and guardians will be encouraged to take an active role in their child’s education throughout their time at the school. Our college welcomes parents into the educational experience of their children.

Our Parent Council was founded in 2018. It meets several times a year within the school. The current structure of the Parent Council is:

Chairperson Priya Krishnan
Secretary Natalie Wilson
Treasurer Emma Morrissey
Teacher Representative Leas Príomhoide Anne Kinsella

Board of Management

At Swords Community College, the management process is open and inclusive. The Board of Management, a committee of Dublin & Dún Laoghaire ETB, has responsibility for the good governance of the school. The day-to-day management of the school is the responsibility of the Principal and his team. The Board consists of nominees from Dublin & Dún Laoghaire ETB, parents / guardians, school staff and the local community.

At this point in our development we have an interim Board of Management, whose members are:
Mr Colm Kilgallon (Chairperson) ETB Representative
Ms Claire Markey ETB Representative
Ms Lyndsey Balfe Teacher Council Representative
Mr Patrick McBride Teacher Council Representative
Ms Jacqueline Kilbride Parent Council Representative
Mr Kevin Lynn Parent Council Representative
TBC Community Representative
Ms Aoife Smith Secretary to the Board of Management

May 24
Summer Assessments
Jun 01
Last day of school
Jun 05
State Exams start*
Broad Meadow, Rathbeale Road, Swords, Co Dublin, K67A3E8
01 223 3067
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