Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh

Rushbrooke, Cobh, Co. Cork

Our School Ethos

Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh is a co-educational, Catholic, primary school which strives to provide a well-ordered, caring, happy and secure atmosphere where the intellectual, spiritual, physical, moral and cultural needs of the pupils are identified and developed.

Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh will at all times strive to provide a caring, secure and happy atmosphere for all adults who work with the children in our school.  We will ensure that all are treated with due dignity and respect.

The school community recognises that each person is unique and creative and has been created in the image of God.  We recognise that for each person there are varying levels of different intelligences – Spiritual, Emotional, Logical / Mathematical, Interpersonal, Intrapersonal, Visual/Spatial, Linguistic, Musical, Environmental and Physical / Bodily.  We recognise that, for each person, the development of these intelligences is interwoven. We will therefore strive for the holistic development of each pupil.

While Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh is a school with a Catholic ethos, it also has due recognition for all other religions.

Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh will strive to promote, both individually and collectively, the professional and personal development of teachers through staff development programmes.

Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh will encourage the involvement of parents through home/school contacts and through their involvement in the Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh Parents Association

Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh will endeavour to enhance the self-esteem of everyone in the school community, to imbue in the pupils respect for people and property and to encourage in them the idea of being responsible

Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh promotes gender equity amongst the teachers and pupils.

Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh will not discriminate against any person on the grounds of Gender, Marital Status, Family Status, Sexual Orientation, Religion, Age, Disability, Race or Membership of the Travelling Community.

Déanfaimid iarracht Gaeilge a labhairt agus meas a mhuscail sna daltaí ina n-oireadht is a gcultúr. Cuirfimíd tuiscint saoránacht ireannach chun cinn i ngníomhachtaí na scoile

The school motto is:


Mo Chumas Abú

Be all you can be