Our Ethos and Characteristic Spirit

Caherleaheen National School , (otherwise known as Scoil Naomh Pádraig Measc.) is a Roman Catholic school. Our characteristic spirit aims to promote the full and harmonious development of all aspects of the pupil: intellectual, physical, cultural, moral and spiritual, including a living relationship with God. Our school models and promotes a philosophy of Catholic and Christian life. We provide religious education for pupils in accordance with the doctrines, practices and tradition of the Catholic Church.

Our school welcomes and respects all denominations and nondenominational families. Our Characteristic Spirit, here in Caherleaheen NS, does not exclude any child on religious or belief grounds. We embrace all children. Our ethos pivots on mutual respect for all.