Welcome to Convent of Mercy Girls National School Kanturk Website

Check out our Active School Dance 2016!!

The Convent of Mercy N.S. is situated on Church Street, Kanturk. It presently has 182 pupils enrolled in the school. There are 7 full mainstream classes. Boys are enrolled in the school for Junior and Senior Infants and transfer to St. Colman Boys School. There are 9 full time teachers. Our school is a place in which a safe and secure learning environment is cultivated. We promote and encourage respect for oneself and others at all times. We hope that our pupils enjoy their school experience encompassing  learning, social interaction, self development etc

We hope you enjoy our website and have a look at the many activities that take place in the Convent of Mercy NS.


Derval Vaughan



School re-opens on Thursday,1st of September 2016 at 9:10am. Junior Infants will go home at 12:30pm for the first ten days.

We hope you all had a lovely summer break and look forward to seeing you on the first of September.

Below is information re: After Schools and Breakfast Clubs beginning September 1st.

After School in Girls School (1:50pm- 6:30pm) and Breakfast Club (7:00am -9:00am)

Open Night Monday, 29th of August 2016 from 5:00-7:00pm in school.

Phone Tina (087) 6479031


Nathleen´s After School (1:50-6:00pm) and Breakfast Club (7:50-9:00am)

Phone (087) 4023204 






Take a look below at some of our activities that took place in the year just gone 2015-2016. New photographs will be updated throughout the new academic year as events arise.


Cork City Sports Participants June 2016

Our First Communion Class 2016

Sensory room.


5th and 6th Class Confirmation Day - 20th of April 2016.


Proclamation/Commemoration Day - 15th of March 2016.


4th/5th using their Ipads and Grandparents Day.