Mr Jack Durkan - Principal

Mr Jack Durkan – Retired Principal

New Principal  –  Mr. Kieran Kelly  –  will update this page when he takes up this position in the new year.


Welcome to the Togher Boys’ School website. I hope you will take the time to explore our site and return time and again. It is an important resource and will keep the school community updated on the many activities and events in our school.

Our school has a staff of 18 teachers, 6 Special Needs Assistants, a Caretaker and 2 Secretaries. This talented team supports the achievement of high standards in all aspects of school life: Curriculum, Sport, Music, Art, Science, Information technology and much more.

At Togher Boys’ School, we all work together to ensure our children have a positive and enjoyable learning experience, in a vibrant and welcoming environment. We constantly strive to provide best practice in education for the children attending our school. We respect all of our children for their uniqueness and we promote inclusion, tolerance and understanding throughout our school.

It is with great pleasure and honour that I serve as Principal of Togher Boys’ School. I have the privilege of leading an extremely talented staff that is filled with highly qualified, enthusiastic and energetic Teachers, Special Needs Assistants and support staff.

In browsing our site and observing our structures, policies and news, it is my hope you will get a better understanding of our school environment and of the educational and learning experiences that we provide.
We are thankful to all who make Togher Boys’ the vibrant, inclusive school that it is – our Staff, our Pupils, our Parents and Parents’ Association as well as our Board of Management.

Is mise,

Jack Durkan B.Ed., ADAES., Dip. Cat., M.Ed