Access Keys:

 
 
St. John's Primary School, Swatragh, Maghera

School Staff

Our staff team works together to help your child be happy and learn.

Meet the teachers and support staff who look after our children every day.

 
Fiona Kearney
Fiona Kearney

Principal


Mrs Kearney is responsible for the day to day running of the school and leads the School Leadership Group in directing the curriculum. She is Designated Teacher for Child Protection, is Special Needs Co-ordinator (SENCO) and teaches the Challenge Club.

Sheena McCullagh
Sheena McCullagh

Vice-Principal


Mrs McCullagh is the Y2 teacher and co-ordinator for Numeracy, Assessment and Play. The children can go to her if they have a worry.

 
Sally Coyle
Sally Coyle

Mrs Coyle teaches Y5, is the Deputy Designated Teacher for Child Protection and coaches the camogie team. She is very helpful to the School Council when she meets them regularly.

Dermot McEldowney
Dermot McEldowney

Co-ordinator of ICT and PE


Mr McEldowney teaches Y6 and coaches the boys' football and hurling teams.

 
Sinead McErlane
Sinead McErlane

Mrs McErlane is Co-ordinator for Religious Education, The Arts and for Productions and Displays.


She teaches Y3

Sarah McNicholl
Sarah McNicholl

Mrs McNicholl is Co-ordinator for Literacy and for Shared Education. She teaches Y4

 
Mrs. Blaney
Mrs. Blaney

Mrs. Blaney teaches booster groups to help with their Literacy and Numeracy and helps individuals with emotional regulation when needed.