Since its foundation, the Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary has been involved in education. In Ireland, there are over 20 schools under the trusteeship of the Loreto Education Trust. Of these, 16 are voluntary Secondary Schools, 5 are Primary/Junior schools and 2 in Northern Ireland are Voluntary Grammar Schools. The Education Trust appoints the Board of Management to manage the school on its behalf.
The members come from the following constituencies:
Loreto Educational Trust: 4 nominees
Parents: 2 nominees
Teachers: 2 nominees
The Loreto Education Trust appoints the Chairperson of the Board from among the nominees. The Principal acts as Secretary to the Board.
The members of the Board of Management for the period of October 2014- October 2017 are:
Chairperson: Dr. Eilis Humpreys
Sr. Carmel Gallagher IBVM
Mr Colm Moore
Mr Pat O'Riordan
Ms Ciara Hennigan
Mr Austin Lennon
Ms Colette Gallagher
Ms Samatha Waters
Mr Robert Dunne is Secretary to the Board.
The in-school management team with responsibility for the day to day running of the school is composed of the following:
Principal: Mr Robert Dunne
Deputy Principal: Ms. Marie Breen
Ms. Aisling Green
Ms. Celine McCarthy
Mr. Bernard O'Boyle
Ms. Julie O'Brien