Galway ETSS

Meet The Team

Sarah Molloy updated photo.jpgPRINCIPAL, SARAH MOLLOY

Sarah, who is a native of Birr, Co. Offaly, comes to Galway Educate Together Secondary School from Calasanctius College, Oranmore, where she has been Deputy Principal since 2017. Previous to this Sarah held a Deputy Principal position and was part of the start-up team in Stepaside Educate Together Secondary School in Dublin. Sarah began her teaching career in Mount Anville Secondary School in Dublin where she taught as an English and Religion teacher and worked as a member of the senior management team in her capacity as Year Head for several years.

Sarah studied Theology and English in the Mater Dei Institute of Education and in 2004 went on to do a Masters in ICT in Education at the University of Limerick. In 2009, she did a Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Leadership in NUI Maynooth.

Sarah is delighted to be joining the Educate Together team in Galway. She looks forward to leading the development of an exciting new school which will be an inclusive, innovative, 21st Century centre of excellence where each member of the community will be valued and encouraged to reach their full potential.


Originally from Ahascragh, Co. Galway Louise worked as a retail buyer before embarking on her teaching career in 2011. A graduate of NUIG Louise taught Geography, Business and Maths in two large post-primary schools in the U.K. During her time in Essex, she progressed through the ranks and held various leadership positions which ranged from Head of Faculty to Assistant Principal. Louise worked as Deputy Principal in St. Kevin’s College in Crumlin, Dublin. St. Kevin’s College is a co-educational, multi denominational post-primary school under the patronage of CDETB.

"I am so excited to be returning to my home county and joining an already strong Galway team. I am looking forward to working with parents, students and colleagues to establish an innovative school where all students can develop and where all types of achievements are celebrated”.

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Aug 27
Staff return to school
Aug 28
Students return to school TBC
Sep 24
Open Evening
Sep 28
School Closure Day
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We had the first meeting of our parent community this week. Lots of great ideas were shared.
As part of science week we are hosting numerous in school activities for all our students aswell as workshops off campus
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