About Us

Mission Statement

“We see our school as a place of hospitality which aims to develop the whole person, body, mind, soul and heart in an atmosphere of care, understanding, respect, co-operation and hope where all are accepted and valued with Christian love.”


Our School

Glór na Mara National School is situated in the town, overlooking the beautiful bay of Tramore. It is a mixed school with classes from Junior Infants to 6th Class.

The school boasts a long and rich history dating back to 1866/1867. The current school is an amalgamation of two schools: Star of the Sea and Edmund Rice National Schools. Amalgamation took place in 2000. Click here to read more about our school’s history.

Glór na Mara is now a large school with an enrolment of 470 pupils. Our staff is made up of 1 administrative principal, 17 classroom teachers, 6 support teachers, 5 SNAs and 2 secretaries.