Address:  Glasheen Girls’ Primary School

                 School Avenue

                 Glasheen Road,



Phone   00 353 21 4542294

Email:      [email protected]

Our school is also known as Scoil Mhuire gan Smál (C)

Child Safeguarding Contacts

Lorraine Houlihan (Principal) – Designated Liaison Officer

Ursula McAuliffe ( Deputy Principal) – Deputy Designated Liaison Officer

Our School

Glasheen Girls Primary School is situated off the Glasheen Road on School Avenue. It is convenient to many of the western and southern suburbs of Cork City. We are within walking distance of University College Cork, The Bons Secours and Cork University Hospital and Wilton Shopping Centre.

We share a campus with Glasheen Boys School. Staff and pupils from both schools take pride in keeping our school campus in pristine condition.

Our school is accessible from several other areas in the city.We are on the 216 Bus Route (Glasheen Road), as well as being convenient to the 205 ( College Road). 208 ( Western Road) and the 219 (Southern Orbital Route).

Homework Club

Due to Covid restrictions our Homework Club could not be run during the past school year. The Club usually runs from 2:30pm to 3:30pm Monday to Thursday. This club is supervised by members of our teaching staff. This service will resume once we are advised that it is safe to do so.

For further details contact our Home School Liaison Officer Lucy Bradfield 086- 3998613

Local Facilities


Pre-schools in the area include:

NURTURE. (Western Road), Tel: 021 4544080  email: [email protected]

U.C.C. CRECHE, (University College Cork Campus), Tel: 0214901606  email: [email protected]

 CHALET MONTESSORI SCHOOL (The Lough). Tel: 021 4274491 email: [email protected]

Second-Level Schools in the area.

Mount Mercy College,

Model Farm Road.

Tel.021 4542366

St. Aloysius School,

St.Maries of the Isle.

Sharman Crawford St.

Tel. 021 4316017

Bishopstown Community School,

Westgate Road,


Tel 021 4544311


Presentation Secondary School,


Tel. 021 4961765

Christ the King Girls Secondary School.

South Douglas Rd

Tel 021 4961448.