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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 Nurture teacher, Literacy co-ordinator and Designated Child Protection teacher.

Nurture Group
Mrs Maguire is our Nurture Group teacher. 


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, the School Council and PTA.

Mrs Bell will cover every Thursday in LSC 1 and every Friday in P1/2.

Mr Higgins is the teacher in LSC2.


Mr McGarvey is the teacher in our SCC. He is our Numeracy co-ordinator and teacher tutor. He is also in charge of school trips, first aid and helps co-ordinate Forest Schools.

Nursery School 
Mrs M Campbell is the Nursery School teacher.

Year 1/2
Mrs Stevenson is the P1/2 teacher Monday to Thursday with Mrs Bell covering each Friday. 

Year 2/3
Mrs J Lowry is our P2/3 teacher and co-ordinates Forest Schools and Play in the Foundation Stage. She is also a Seesaw Ambassador.


Year 4
Mrs Ferguson is our P4 teacher and PE co-ordinator.


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

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

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

Engage Programme

Mr Haddock and Mrs Bell take small withdrawal groups 3 days a week.

Classroom Assistants (Nurture Group)

Mrs Richardson is our Nurture Group assistant.

Classroom Assistants (Nursery)

Mrs L McAnirn is our Nursery Assistant.

Classroom Assistants (School)

Mrs S O'Malley Rea is the P1/2 Classroom Assistant.


Mrs Craig is a 1-1 teaching assistant in P1/2


Mrs Henderson is a 1-1 teaching assistant in P2/3 and P5.

Miss H McCullough is the teaching assistant in P2/3.


Miss Bakewell is a 1-1 teaching assistant in P2/3.

Miss Brown is a teaching assistant in P4.


Mr Mercer is a 1-1 teaching assistant in P7.

Mrs Patterson is a teaching assistant in the Learning Support Unit SCC.


Miss Clarke is a 1-1 teaching assistant in P7.

Mrs H Phillips is a teaching assistant in the Learning Support Unit LSC1.


Mr R Barry is a teaching assistant in the Learning Support Unit LSC 2.


Mrs Morgan is a 1-1 teaching assistant in Nursery.


Mrs McCall is our teaching assistant in the Learning Support Unit SCC.


Mr Kelly is a 1-1 teaching assistant in P2/3.


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.