Average 4.72 based on 60 teacher ratings
John Burns is a Principal/Vice Principal teacher at Rice College located in Ennis, Kerry. When comparing John Burns' ratings to other teachers in the county of Kerry, John Burns' ratings are above the average of 4.48 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Rice College is 4.52 stars.
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Some first years tend to hush when he walks by but as you go through the years he is a really nice teacher and is able to firmly address and get his point through fairly and effectively

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Very good teacher, and helped a lot of students to study well and prepare for their exams. Strict, however he will always have the attention of the room

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Midget with big ears :)

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our school would not survive without him! he can be sound enough on a good day!

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sound enough if ya dont get on de bad side of him!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! he still doesnt know my name nd Im in second year (h3 h3)

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strikt most of the time but in d end he can b very sound

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I think he takes it too far sometimes,but hes reli nice otherwise,bu i hate getting on hs wrong side!!

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dont think he likesme at all!!!!!!! im always in his office

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legend

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omg is der sumtin wrong wth every 1? he is completly unfair bout every tin! i h8 him!!! but he doesnt knw dat!!!

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very gud at his job!!!

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biggest legend eva!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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true gentleman, runs the school hands down, very approachable, bit of a temper but that just makes people respect him which they do

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god this brings back memories. john lovely guy excellent teacher mainly because u paid attention for fear he'd catch u asleep. Which did happen on occasions... Sorry john!!!!!

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he is brill!! he is srtict be i guess he is only doin his job!!!:):) he can dress so i guess thats a good thing!!!

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He needs to lighten up! But fare play to him because he's the vice and does study monday to sunday! People have to stop complaining about him and give him a chance!

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the guy likes to shout get over it! he will stick up for you if the teacher is in the wrong.

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Was on d 2nd year tour 2 germany and was extremly nice???!!!!! also good at singing!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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i didnt go to this school, but i can honestly say that i would have failed my leaving cert if i hadnt gone to study there!

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Did not explain anything when i had him for english. Hopefully he will retire early!

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God, PLEASE GOD, DONT make HIM Principal. Nice man but waaaaaaaaaaaaaY too strict! Especially now dat he's vice.

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the new vice principle of our school way too strict! he was very strict as a teacher but got the message across nd was very helpful

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very very very strict....... and has a very big temper problem, and loves to shout .......... never had him for english thenk god

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he is a brillant teacher and will be a ace vice principle good look sir see u in september

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Good teacher but FAR too strict to be a vice principal. Rice College is going to be like a concentration camp! Im glad Im gone! Students say ye're prayers!!!!

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New Vice..All i can say is thank god i'm not a 1st year,have fun lads...ha ha..class english teacher though!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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New vice principle!god help the students.the school is going to change from being a nice place to being like hell.bring back mr.kinsella.the poor students

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tough class+awful bad teacher,but the most helpful man in the school for any matter outside of learning,would walk a 1000 miles for some1 in trouble-genuine man

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Yeah think I can figure too whos problems he understood better then themselves. (Great speech though by the way) Study helped me immensely in 6th yr.

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Think maybe I can guess whose problems he can understand better then themself??? Anyway he was fairly good but has notions about himself. hello the car??!!!!

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great man-will miss him loads,helped me with speechs with study and with life in general-always seemed to understand my probs better than me.legend

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Very good teacher, can relate to students and is a fun guy to have teach you.

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Helpful, really cares about his students and puts a lot of time into making sure they do well.

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really sound guy. Is helpful and if ur on his good side will help you out

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seems sound but made me write out the 1st chapter of my geo book in study b4 for talkin,neva cot me mitchin study thou check behind d prefabs nxt time!!

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Really nice guy can lose it sometimes really helpful he will get you there no matter what he knows whats best for everyone thanks sir your great

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Brilliant teacher, cares about his students.

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great teacher but has a temper during study cool car like the red leather sir !!

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Good teacher, really cares about his students and puts so much of his time into ensuring that they reach their full potential between study and teaching.

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I like the new car sir!! You deserve it!!

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the car is savage! really sound teacher. can go a bit overboard though

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Class teacher.so devoted.works really hard all the time to help his students.brave on with that car!oh and very fashionable;)

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Good teacher. Genuine Care and Concern for his students.

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Good teacher but takes school a bit serious.

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has done so much for students in ennis,he should be awarded.THE IDEAL teacher, can be heard throughout the school.

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a gentleman in and outside the school. as good as teachers get. went out of his way to help every single student.

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Brilliant teacher who genuinely help and cares for his students. Runs great study sessions to help students from every school.

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great man, down to earth and understanding. always good for a chat if theres anything on your mind too! especially as it gets close to exam time. top marks!

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john is possibly the loudest man in the skool,he even roared at us in the church.he takes no codswallop.

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Hes really sound but doesnt take any crap! shouts a bit too much!

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Really good teacher always got us workin and was one of the best people for burnin!thumbs up

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Brilliant teacher! Always willing to help his students. Work in his class and he'll appreciate it 4 life!! Top Marks!!!!!!!

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is a briliant teacher, and his religion classes have me laughin for the day! :)

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i had before for religion,could have us all laughing so much sometimes. really sound teacher, VERY FAIR, not strict, sound man! nicest teacher in school 100%

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strict but sound

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I had him for English in first year, which was five years ago and he is still as sound as ever. Keep up the good work!

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Trys to be helpful and concerned but tries a little bit too hard so it sometimes came across as an act. "Thinks he knows our problems better than we do"

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Mr Burns is extremly hands on and motivated. Very fresh and full of good tips. He forces upon his personality and is magnetic

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John is a cool teacher. Doesn't take any nonsense. Had him for geography. Very helpful and very inspirational.

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King of giving mindless busy work-Writing Practice anyone? Terrible teacher who thinks he knows it all-we all failed in the end, thanks for nothing monty!!!

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