Average 3.79 based on 34 teacher ratings
John Herlihy is a Science teacher at Douglas Community School located in Dublin, Cork. When comparing John Herlihy's ratings to other teachers in the county of Cork, John Herlihy's ratings are below the average of 4.21 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Douglas Community School is 4.07 stars.
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pretty boring teacher but he does his job. If I were to scrutinise on his ability to really communicate to the kids I would rate poorly but nevertheless he sticks to curriculum perfectly. I learned a

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Quite enjoyed his classes. He never liked me much because I was lazy but able enough to coast through most stuff. Was very exam oriented which was a good thing especially at leaving cert time.

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Science for the Future, Chapter 42!!! We spent 4 weeks on Spiro Gyra and 1/2 an hour on the reproductive system, He's such a closet case man!!! Old school all the way!! makes me laugh

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great teacher absolute genius

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best teacher in d world gets u d marks "sir what page r we on?" "well in 1922 i was driving my car when it burst into flames so i mixed sodium hydroxide with..." "zzzz..."

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Great teacher. Makes great cakes for us. I loved it. Great sense of humour too. I never laughed so hard in my life. I laughed so hard I nearly had a bowel movement in the classroom

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he knows his stuff, thats true, but he talks about things that we don't need to know. its a shame he had to retire to get upgraded

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One word vocab..................JOURNAL...when you hear that word your in trouble even if your totaly innocent... JOURNAL.... HE'S LIKE THE TERMINATOR........AH

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whatever happened to his motorbike ???? some machine are you famoliar with that quote of the century

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If this is 'the Atom' then he was able to get statistically better results from hos students than any other teacher I ever did know.

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"anybody familar with that?" his number 1 catchphrase i'm stuck with him for another 2 years i like his classes though i get time to sleep

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He knows his stuff but he is a boring teacher.

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I'm doing science in college because of him. He is a class teacher. Just learn what he teaches you and exams are easy. Less Stress more sucess.

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What a teacher,made science easy!!! There was always some geek who was 'fermiliar' wit everything in his class though

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what a robot. haven't learned anything yet and dont think i will. he can be ok

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Hes got a Catamarne with 215 1/2 nails.....We dont need to know thanks, a bore of a man but knows his stuff and fairly strict Goes off on tangents

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The man knows everything, maybe he should join his friends. decent teacher

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3 Words 4 u robot!! GET A LIFE.Gave me a yellow card 4 cursing after school in the yard!!NOBODY KEEPS BEES!!knows his biology though!

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A funny guy with all his dead friend anecdotes but a great teacher and a class act outside the classroom

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six years of staring at him and I still think its a joke like a hidden camera show or something.The T-1000.

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"Are you familiar with that", funny but strict.

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Does anyone here keep bees?

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one day he will summon the gods of the spirogyra from above to aid him in his effort to combat the decline of the latvian freshwater sponge

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man or spare parts of other men its unclear but hes a great teacher.

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Her john will you ever just do what you're paid to do and stop worrying about people wearing runners? Clear enough?

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ah the atom, great biology teacher but a bit of a robot

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I got an A in biology (did have to write out a few chapters though) - how bad fien

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Popular Herlihy-isms: R u Fermilar wit dat; Dyundstand?; O mahony, up to d box!; Fucus vesiculosis; where's ur mould cupboard?;Weerm;faheeeem!;

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Had him up until my junior cert, always liked him, no messing, straight as an arrow

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