Bishop Adrian and Jacqui Wilkinson hosted a dinner on Thursday evening May 25th at Bishop’s. House in Kilkenny for chairpersons, principals, and some staff members from all the 25 Church of Ireland primary schools in the Diocese of Cashel, Ferns, and Ossory.
Dr Ken Fennelly (Secretary of the General Synod Board of Education) gave a short presentation on the subject of his recent Masters’s research on the subject of the relationship between the Chairpersons and Principal in the primary school. Ms Susan Ellis (CPSMA) was also present as was Ms Rebecca Williams Phelan, (Education Secretary Diocesan Office).
In welcoming all the guests, the Bishop as Patron said ‘I am enjoying my visits to primary schools. around the Diocese at present and I value all the good work being done in these school communities.’