School Calendar 2019-2020

St. Colman's Boys National School - Macroom

Please note the following school closures and school events for the

2019-20 School Year.

Clothing Recycle Drive– Tuesday October 8th

Curriculum Day—Closed Monday October 14th Primary Language

                               Curriculum Training

Halloween  Disco—Thursday October 24th

October Mid Term  – Closed October 28th to November 1st inclusive.

Christmas Holiday–  Closing  December 20th at 12.30p.m. 

                               –  Re-opening January 6th.

February Mid-Term — Closed  February 17th to 21st inclusive

Confirmation – March 5th -St. Colman’s Church, Macroom at 11 a.m.

St. Patrick’s Day – Closed Tuesday March 17th.

Easter Holidays– Closing Friday April 3rd at 1 p.m.

                             Re-opening Monday April 20th .

May Bank Holiday — Closed Monday May 4th

First Communion—May 23rd  St.Colman’s Church, Macroom at 11a.m.

June Bank Holiday/Mid-Term Closed June 1st—5th inclusive

Summer Holidays—Closing June 30th at 12.30 p.m.

The School

St. Colman’s Boys National School located in Sleaveen East, Macroom, Co. Cork. A modern school with 10 classrooms.


Our aim is to provide each child with the best opportunities and to encourage self-motivation


Our new school has a dedicated computer room with 30 networked computers. There are also 20 iPads for classroom use


We now have 30 instruments. Tin Whistle is taught in all classes in the school.We have a school choir .


Music, Football and Hurling, Physical Education Programme, West Muskerry Cross Country Schools Meeting

Parents' Association

St.Colman’s B.N.S has a very active Parents’ Association who work with the school’s Board of Management


St.Colman’s Boys’ National School, Macroom, County Cork

Telephone: 026 42705


School Times

School Day: 9:20am to 3:00pm

Morning Break: 10:55am to 11:05

Lunch: 1:00pm to 1:30pm

School Uniform

Bottle green jumper with school crest, grey slacks and white shirt. Green and yellow stripe tie. Black shoes