School Calendar 2023-2024

St. Colman's Boys National School - Macroom


Please note the following school closures for the 2023-24 School Year.

October Mid Term  – Closed October 30th to November 3rd inclusive.

Christmas Holiday–  Closing Friday December 22nd at 12 noon

                               –  Re-opening Monday January 8th.

February Bank Holiday: Closed Monday 5th February

February Mid-Term — Closed  February 12th to 16th inclusive

March Bank Holiday – Closed Monday March 18th 

Easter Holidays– Closing Friday March 22nd at 1 pm

                             Re-opening Monday April 8th .

May Holiday — Closed Friday 3rd May & Bank Holiday Monday May 6th

June Holiday – Closed  Friday May 31st & Bank Holiday Monday June 3rd.

Summer Holidays—Closing Friday June 28th at 12 noon


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