the website of St Mary's Boys National School, Monaghan where each
Dignity is respected,
Talents are encouraged,
Needs are supported.
St Mary's BNS was originally
founded by The Christian Brothers in 1866 -over 140 years ago
The old school
was in Lakeview and in 1989 we moved into the present building which
was the old secondary school. The school was locally known as The
The current enrolment in St. Mary's NS on September 30 2008 was
298 Pupils -
This includes one girl who
is enrolled in the Speech
and Language unit based
in the school.
In recent years our school has taken on an international culture
having students from Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Romania, Russia,
Somalia, Nigeria, Croatia, Pakistan, Slovakia in many of our classes.
This variety of cultures and languages provides a unique learning
experience for all our students and is indicative of an ever-changing
Europe and indeed and ever- changing Ireland.