General School Information
His Lordship Bishop Francis Duffy is the Patron of the school.
At present, the teaching staff is comprised of 9 single class Teachers, 1 Principal Teacher, 2 Learning Support Teacher, 1 Resource Teacher, 2 Classroom Assistants and a secretary.
The full range of classes is taught in the school and classes are of mixed gender.
The school depends on the grants and teacher resources provided by the Department of Education and Science and it operates within the regulations laid down, from time to time, by the Department. The school Policy has regard to the resources and funding available.
Class starts at 9.25 a.m. and finishes at 3.05 p.m. Infant Classes finish at 2.05 p.m.
Melview National School Enrolment Policy
The Board of Management of Melview National School hereby sets out its Enrolment and Admission Policy in accordance with the provisions of the Education Act 1998 and the Board trusts that by so doing, parents will be assisted in relation to enrolment matters.
The Chairperson of the Board of Management or the Principal Teacher will be happy to clarify any matters arising from this policy.
Decisions in relation to applications for enrolment are made by the Board of Management of the school.