Our school operates under the Rules for National Schools of the Department of Education and Science and is under the patronage of the Archbishop of Dublin.
The Board of Management is charged with the direct governance of the school, the appointment of teachers and the day to day maintenance and administration of the school. The authority of the Principal, who is responsible for the daily running of the school, derives from the Board of Management.
Members of the Board undertake to manage the school in accordance with the regulations of the Department of Education and are required to keep confidential all matters discussed at the meetings unless otherwise advised.
The B.O.M. consists of 8 members:
- 2 Nominees appointed by the Archbishop of Dublin, one of whom is the Chairperson.
- 2 Teachers (The Principal teacher and a teacher representative nominated by staff). - 2 Parents elected by the parents’ body (One who is a mother and one a father).
- 2 community Representatives adopted by the other B.O.M members.
All correspondence to members of the B.O.M. should be addressed to the Chairperson c/o St. Cronan's Senior School.
The school is affiliated to C.P.S.M.A. (Catholic Primary School Management Association).