School Board

Rev Stephen McCann

Rev. Stephen McCANN, Chairman

Chairman of the Board of Management, Stephen is Rector of the Ballydehob Union of Parishes – including the churches of Saint Matthias in Ballydehob and Saint Matthew in Aughadown.



Ian HASELDINE, Headmaster

Committed, dedicated and progressive in his approach to education, not least in his embrace of modern teaching methods, Ian’s day-to-day responsibilities as headmaster ensure that educational matters are always to the fore in the Board’s considerations.


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Susie HALL

As a teacher at second level for 41 years, Susie has a lifetime’s experience of the world of education. She has served on school Boards of Management for 38 years at primary and second level. Former President of the Association of Secondary Teachers of Ireland and a member of the first two Teaching Councils, Susie is now Chairperson of the Retired Secondary Teachers Association (Dublin Branch) and practises as a qualified workplace and family Mediator.


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Margaret SKUCE

Margaret holds the position of Community Representative. A past-pupil of St. Matthias, she completed her third level education at C.I.T and U.C.C. With an MSc in Biomedical Science, she is currently a Medical Scientist at Bantry General Hospital.


Margaret BOHANE

Margaret has been a member of staff the the last 11 years and a Junior Room teacher for the last 7 years. She is a passionate supporter of the school and believes that “A play based approach to all areas of the curriculum ensures a happy and engaged classroom”