St. Mel’s College Parents’ Association
- Works in partnership with the principal, staff and the board of management to build effective partnership between the home and school.
- Aims to support and empower parents to be active in the best interests of their children’s educational lives.
- Partnership between the home and school is important because with positive and active partnership the child gets the best that secondary education can offer.
All Parents should feel free to contact the Parents’ Association with any issues, concerns or suggestions. Please put your requests in writing and address it to St. Mel’s Parents Association and drop it into the school.
Membership of the St. Mel’s College Parents’ Association
2016/2017 Academic Year
Chairperson: Michael O’Brien
SecretaryPa: Tricia O’Brien
Treasurer: Liz Kenny
Colm Hughes, Mary Dennigan, Ciaran Nevin, Jacinta O’Boyle, Sheila Raleigh, Emer Carey, Kieran Ledwith, Catherine Hanley, Breda McGee.
Current Membership for 2016/2017 Year
Michael O’Brien, Chairperson; Patricia O’Brien, Secretary; Liz Kenny, Treasurer; Mary Dennigan, Emer Carey, Catherine Hanley, Jacinta O ‘Boyle, Colm Hughes, Breda McGee, Sheila Flynn Raleigh, Uruemu Adejinmi, Michael O’Rourke.
It is hoped to hold an AGM of the Association in early November which will allow the opportunity for nominations of 2 parents from this year’s 1st year pupils.The usual arrangement is that a person will serve on the Association while the child in respect of whom they were nominated to the Association remains in Saint Mel’s College.