Average 4.78 based on 108 teacher ratings
Jim Darcy is a Principal/Vice Principal teacher at The Institute Of Education located in Dublin, Ireland. When comparing Jim Darcy's ratings to other teachers in the county of Ireland, Jim Darcy's ratings are above the average of 4.44 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at The Institute Of Education is 4.49 stars.
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Soo nice and funny.. very organised and caring

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Awesome principal, cares and knows. He is helpful and funny

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This man is what I'll remember the Institute for. Puts his heart and soul into his job and makes such an effort to learn everybody's name. HE IS AMAZING.

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great man :)

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lovely man

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I love Mr. Darcy!!!! So cute! And he will never forget your name! NEVER!

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Hardest working principal in the country.

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hero.. he is amazing i love you jim

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aparently his wife is called marcy.... what an amazing family! xD

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Best man on the planet. "Don't ask for a tissue or to go to the toilet, I'm telling you now the answer is no." Amazing principle, so unique. I can't imagine him with a family though.

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He is genuinely hilarious. 'Do not look to the boy beside you, the girl beside you. The chair infront of you, the chair behind you'. Greatest principal in ireland. Loved the banter when photocopying!

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He will be the person I miss most when I leave. I actually miss 5th year because of him!

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Absolute legend!! So nice and helpful, not to mention the craic of him like!

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Absolute Hero... Such a lovely man made a real effort with everyone! So passionate

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for those of you who do not know what ice skating is, it is skating on ice. legend:P

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Loved him, always there to help, great craic

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OMG i love this man!!! and he knows EVERY1S names lol

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the best Principal in the world!!!!!!:D:D

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You have to love him, you just have to

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LOVE Darcy!!He's a complete legend! Love him and his new lil megafone ... "no bags in isles!" Aww memories :)

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totally unreasonable

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good girl now :) i LOVE this man!!!!!!!!

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Best principal I have ever known in my time at the Institute.

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..........i luv him

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Scares people so much in the first half term. BUt hes so sound and everyone really takes a liking to him! Dont forget, rock is in the rock room!!!

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He's just fabulous. He's very organised and helpful and I'll never forget his famous speeches over the intercom. Loud, quite demanding, however I'm endlessly fond of him.

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Great guy, very accommodating. Easy to see that he excels at his job.

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He was a ledgend....when he wasnt angry at you! haha Ah no, he was a great laff!

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This man made the institute the school it is today! Im going to miss him next year! : (

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Brilliant principal, treats everyone as they deserve to be treated - if you're a decent hard-working student he's absolutely lovely to you and if you don't do a tap he'll come after you! He's deadly!

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!thats enuf a noise love dis man!

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awh i love jim!He's was the bestest principal I ever had.He's an absolute ledge.

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mr darcy does not 'victimise' anyone!! if he goes after them then they deserve it!

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a great principal and treats us all like adults; really keeps the school on its toes.

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the most meticulus man i have ever known. he remembers everything. and dose not miss a trick. very polite man. he is like a filing cabnet without him the school would be a mess."thats enougha noise"

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not a nice guy i have had no trouble with him as of yet but i have seen how he victimises many a pupil

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He's a nice guy, but often just talks non-stop to you for a few minutes without letting you say anything...

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genius!!!!!!!!!

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lovely - real sweet guy !!!

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Mr Darcy is such a legend.He knew everyone by the end of the first week.He is a brilliant principle and is so dedicated to his students.The nicest principle i ever had.I dont have a bad word to say about the man.

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Ah hes lovely!!!

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the nicest principle i ever had, knew everybodies in 2wks.!!

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Brilliant prinicpal, i have not one bad word to say about the man, he's great, flawless if you will!

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Good guy, hard on the lads though

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First week we were all scared shitless of him but as time went on we really began to appreciate him! nicest man ever, phone call b4 L.C really meant a lot, Thank you!

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He was a fantastic principal, one of the most interested and dedicated people I have ever met, and he phoned everyone the night before the leaving cert to wish them luck!

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Mr Darcy is the coolest.. oh excellent

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i love the way he never stops sayin hello!!

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What a great principal!!! Yes he can be strict but wow he runs a gr8 school. Bad thing is that he knows everyones name by the end of the first week!!!! legend!!!!

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Jim is a bit freaky but he is really nice. best principal any one could have!

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Mr.d this coming from a guy, you could really go easy on us.......but all in all your one off the most understanding fair teachers iv ever come across ur a really nice man!

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mr darcy was the best principal ever.he would do anything for his present and past pupils.hes a lovely man,an excellent principal and a great friend for life.

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Brilliant principal . Very dedicated.

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I thought he was a great principal. Supportive, geniune, helpful and caring.

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Awwww we all loved you Mr. Darcy...such a nice man!

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Hes so nice after one week he knew my name.Strict but fair.

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The man still remembers my name 7years later!! Hated him when i was there always harping on at me for some silly reason or another...can see he meant well now.

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Mr.Darcy is the best principal i'v ever met, he has time for everyone and has such a unique sence of humour

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Mr Darcy was just the best - he looked after us all so well! After 5 years I still look back with nothing but fondness!

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He's so sweet. 4 years later he can still remember my name. Very aproachable and friendly

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He's so caring and dedicated. He takes the time to get to know everyone - and never forgets them. (Never!)

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class principal very funny guy. on top of his girls- i mean job! that's a good boy! LEGEND!

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awww leave my mr darcy alone...i luv him so much hes so sweet and has NEVER given out 2 me ever...darcy ur a ledge!!

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Such a nice man. Met him 5 years after I left and he still remembered my name! Very understanding, caring and encouraging. I miss him!

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Always has time for you and loves a chat!

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I love you Mr Darcy!!!!

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He remembered my every timetabe change [and there were many]!!He always has a warm welcome and remembers everyones name!!He sorts out all your little problems !

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A star to the ladies but ignorant and downright rude not to mention quite uncaring to the guys.

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this man is legend. pure and total legend

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O.M.G. he's like seriously the like coolest guy like EVER, and we're tolking TOTALLY here. I mean what's with these other teachers, it's like aghh, like duhh!

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wat a guy

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knows everyones name and alwayss up for a chat.all round nice guy.strict if he knows you are a messer.

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most unhelpful man I've ever met

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Only one word.... LEGEND!!

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All I can say is "show me your journal, good boy".

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Good principal but definitely favours girls over boys!!

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What a man!! he's a legend

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Mr.Darcy is a very warm man and has an amazing ability to remember names. He was always very encouraging and friendly. High fives all around!

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Jim is an excellent caring principal..where the interests of his students are paramount. i'll never forget this inspirational character

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He's ok but will never listen to explanations and he's quick to judge!

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mr darcy i had u 4 years ago and ur one of my most favourite people ever!best principal by far! ur so genuine and have a heart of gold. keep it up! tina

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He's a great principal and he always says "hello" But dear god how does he learn EVERY name and EVERY timetable so quickly it's scary!!

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best principal ever!what other principal do ya know that buys little gifts for students on their birthdays!and u should hear him laugh...its the funniest thing!

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wat can i say going into 6th yr was a walk in d park after him.missed all his hellos how are ya's and goodbyes though and still he offers to go 4 a coffee

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a brilliant principal. really helpful and caring.

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The epitomy of cool,mr. Darcy You living legend!

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not necessarily the most skilled person for the job but a great person who is always there to help

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Mr. Darcy is the coolest man alive! He is a bit unfair towards the guys in comparison to the girls but he is such a sweetheart!He is the best ever!

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he is the most impatient,ignorant and scariest man i have ever came across in my life!all other reviews are lies!!

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100% dedicated,knows everyone personally, sincere kind man, genuinely perfect for his job

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He is without a shadow of a doubt the best principal in Ireland, what else needs to be said?

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was the nicest and most dedicated principal i ever had.new each student personally and cared about each one a lot.wonderful guy

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Mr. Darcy is the nicest, greatest, fantastic principal!

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definitely the best principal ever. so dedicated to his students and loved the pre-L.C phone calls!

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An extremely dedicated pricipal who genuinely cares about the students. Don't know how he managed to memorise everyone's name by the end of the first week!

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what a brilliant person! knows everyones name, really fair and great sense of humour. the EPITOME OF PERFECT SCHOOL PRINCIPLE

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an honourable man. Treats everyone very well, extremely clever

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One of the kindest people I know.

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Best principal I ever had. He knew everyone in the first week of school and he knew how everyone was doing. He rang everyone the night before the lc too

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Will go out of his way to help any one.He knew everyones name,junior cert results,hobbies and friends by the first week."excellent!!"

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