The Convent Primary School, Kanturk is a Catholic school which aims:
· The Convent Primary school, Kanturk is a catholic Girls’ Primary School (mixed at infant level) with two ASD classes, which endeavours to provide a disciplined, secure and happy environment where the academic, physical, moral, spiritual, cultural, emotional and personal development of each child are identified and addressed.
· Our Primary School promotes the Catholic ethos but also has due recognition for all other religions and cultures.
· Co-operation and a strong sense of community are encouraged.
· It is our wish that our pupils leave our school with an openness to continuing personal growth and with skills in creativity and flexibility which will enable them to cope with a changing society.
· We encourage the involvement of parents/guardians through home and school contacts.
· Our school promotes gender equity among the staff and pupils.
· Déanaimid iarracht an Ghaeilge a labhairt sa scoil.
· Our school is an all-inclusive school where respect for everyone is encouraged our school motto is ‘Give Respect Get Respect’