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Who's Who

Meet the staff at Kilcooley Primary School!

Mrs P Brown is our Principal.

Vice- Principal

Mrs K Maguire is our Vice-Principal. She is also the Literacy co-ordinator and Designated Child Protection teacher.

Nurture Group
Mrs J Lowry is our Nurture Group teacher and co-ordinates Forest Schools and Play in the Foundation Stage. She is also the Teacher Tutor and Seesaw Ambassador.


Learning Support Unit

Ms A Stewart is the manager in the Learning Support Unit and teaches in the LSC1.  She is the SENCO and DDT for child protection. She also leads the choir and plays the piano for school assemblies and productions. She co-ordinates Global Learning and the School Council.

Mrs L Bell will cover every Wednesday in LSC1 and every Thursday and Friday in P1.

Mr T Haddock is the teacher in LSC2.


Miss T Burch is the teacher in SCC1.


Miss E Rainey is the teacher in SCC P1.


Mrs C Thomas is the teacher in SCC2. 


Miss M Adams and Miss K Smyth are the teachers in our two SLD Nursery Rooms. 


Mr M Higgins is the teacher in SLD P1-3 Room. 

Nursery School 
Mrs M Campbell is the Nursery School teacher.

Year 1
Mrs J Stevenson is the P1 teacher Monday to Wednesday with Mrs L Bell covering each Thursday and Friday. 

Year 2
Mrs M Bishop is our P2 teacher.


Year 3

Mrs Connery is the P3 teacher.

Year 4
Mrs S Ferguson is our P4 teacher and PE co-ordinator from Wednesday to Friday.


Year 5
Mrs V Keenan teaches P5 . She co-ordinates ICT, Rights Respecting Schools and is also our netball coach.


Years 4 and 5

Mrs J Coffey is a job share teacher 2 days in P4 and one day in P5. 

Year 6
Mrs L Johnston is our P6 teacher and WAU/Eco schools co-ordinator and PTA. 

Year 7
Mr J Hall is our P7 teacher and football coach. He also co-ordinates Erasmus and our Transition Programme. 

Classroom Assistants (Nurture Group)

Ms Clarke is our Nurture Group assistant.

Classroom Assistants (Nursery)

Mrs V Steele is our Nursery Assistant.


Mrs J Quirey is a 1-1 CA in the Nursery alongside Ms S Girvan.

Classroom Assistants (School)

Mrs S O'Malley Rea is the P1 Classroom Assistant.


Ms D McDowell is a 1-1 teaching assistant in P1 along with Miss S-L Martin, Ms N Cojocar and Ms L Wilson.

Miss H McCullough is the teaching assistant in P2.


Miss N Reynolds is a 1-1 teaching assistant in P2 along with Ms J Bailie.


Mrs R Mullen is a 1-1 teaching assistant in P3 along with Mrs J Willis.


Mrs K Craig is a 1-1 teaching assistant in P4 along with Miss L McCullough, Miss K Manning, Ms D Nolan and Mrs C Haddock.


Miss S Bakewell is a 1-1 teaching assistant in P5 along with Mr A Mercer, Miss L Gardner and Miss K Manning


Mr S Craig is a 1-1 teaching assistant in P7.


Classroom Assistants (Learning Support Unit)


Mrs Patterson is a teaching assistant in the Learning Support Unit LSC2 alongside Mr Quinn and Mr Magreehan.


Mrs H Phillips is a teaching assistant in the Learning Support Unit LSC1 along with Miss E Stewart.


Mr G Murray is a teaching assistant in the Learning Support Unit SCC2 with Miss N Calvert and Mrs J McCall.


Ms Morgan is a teaching assistant in the Learning Support Unit SCC1 with Mr D Connery.


Miss HM Greer is a teaching assistant in the Learning Support Unit SCC with Miss M Stevenson and Miss L Kennedy.


Miss A Mayne is a teaching assistant in SLD Nursery with Miss H Gorman and Mrs A Beckett.


Mrs S Murray is a teaching assistant in SLD1 Nursery with Miss E Cree and Miss C Harbinson.


Miss E Adams is a teaching assistant in SLD P1-3 with Ms G Hunter and Miss E Rees.


Mr Nixon is our Learning Engagement Officer.

School Secretary 

Mrs N Manning is our school secretary and she works hard to manage the school administration.

School Caretaker


Mr G Beattie is our school caretaker. He is always busy with the upkeep of our lovely school.

There are many others who contribute to our wonderful school team such as the lunchtime supervisors, the cleaning staff and a dedicated Board of Governors.