Maureen Hayes (Cahill) hails from Ballacolla, County Laois. She joined the staff in 1976 having previously taught in.
She is the "Special Needs Teacher" in the school and thoroughly enjoys the challenge the job provides.
A keep fit fanatic, you will often see Maureen stepping it out on the beach after a day in the classroom. She also has a keen interest in cookery and a selection of receipe books fit to drool over.