“Glanmire Community College strives to be a happy, safe, caring and inclusive Christian community that promotes quality teaching and learning in an environment of mutual respect.”

Learning in GCC:

  • Junior Cycle Education
  • Transition Year
  • Senior Cycle
  • Leaving Certificate Applied

Our School Self Evaluation Progress:

  • Numeracy Awareness strategies e.g. height charts and door angles
  • Use of graphic organiser
  • Reading strategies i.e. skimming and scanning
  • Think-Pair-Share
  • Structured group work

Engaging progressive teaching practice:

  • Peer Learning Initiative
  • Learning to Learn Initiative
  • Restorative Practice
  • Junior Cycle Coordinator to support the sustainable implementation of the Framework for Junior Cycle*

*The ‘Framework for Junior Cycle’, provides the basis for post-primary schools to plan quality, inclusive and relevant education programmes with improved learning experiences for all students, including those with special educational needs. The framework contains 24 statements of learning, underpinned by the eight principles, providing the basis for schools to plan for, design and evaluate their Junior Cycle programmes.

Mr Iggy Dineen is currently ‘Junior Cycle Coordinator’ in Glanmire Community College. His role is to support the Principal/Deputy Principals with planning, communication and organising of in-service, scheduling of in-school CPD events and liaising with JCT in planning, scheduling meetings with ‘Head of Departments’ and overseeing the new Classroom-Based Assessment tasks.

Contact Us

Glanmire Community College, Brooklodge,
Glanmire, Co. Cork T45 W965

Phone: 021 4822690 Email: gmirecol@glanmirecc.ie
School Roll Number: 76064F

Useful Links:

CAO  |  JCT | NCCA  | Careers Portal  | Curriculum Online  | NEPS  | Department of Education  | GDPR