Average 4.52 based on 83 teacher ratings
Kevin Whirdy is a retired Head/Deputy Head teacher at Gonzaga College located in Dublin 6, Dublin. When comparing Kevin Whirdy's ratings to other teachers in the county of Dublin, Kevin Whirdy's ratings are above the average of 4.25 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Gonzaga College is 4.14 stars.
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BRING BACK WHIRDY please

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hilarious

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excellent headmaster

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very stricked guy, but suppose you need to be to be a deputy headmaster, a bit scary too

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He's never unfair, is Gonzaga through and through and I love the man!

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Great to see the cream rising to the top. A gentleman and a gifted teacher. Hard but absolutely fair. A nice guy.

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Scared the bejaysus out of me in 1st year...... big legend now

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stands at the ends of corridors looking for people to give out to.

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i love this guy. if you stay out of trouble youll be best friends with him

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legend once you're in 6th year/ play rugby/ maths force 5. nothing beats a good grilling. and no, the f(x) is not fire.

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Listen carefuly : everything he says is funny, people are just to scared notice the joke and laugh.

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great maths teacher

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"TUCK IN YOUR SHIRT!!! are you a homelss man living on a park bench???" amazingly funny

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"this is not summer bay college, put on those jumpers", "whats the worst i could do, eat you?". A comic genius

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if people saw the funny side of him??

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He's harsh but fair.

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to strict, his office is possibly one of the most feared places in the school

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any negative ratings must be coming from snivellers, whirdy was the epitome of tuff-but-fair and u always knew where u stood

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Stern but always fair. Seemed a different person after JC - very accessible, great sense of humour. Quality teacher, world class dude.

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A nice man with a sense of humour. Plus he would let you off PE if you gave him a tube of Rolo. 'Jocks Off!'

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Whipper did'nt turn up for any of our pass classes not one in like 4 months still love you!!

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Class of 2000. You know what I'm talking about. Brilliantly stubborn and humourous in his own way. I appreciate my time with him.

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Was class of 2002, he's the best teacher in Gonzaga. Long Live Maths 5!!!!

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Plenty of Vices, but no Principles

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Has the job of Vice Principal down to a fine art.

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will verbally abuse u till u learn but u will actually get really good marks

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four words (hey u jornal now)

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A man i learned to respect. Certainly an advocate of the "cruel to be kind" thinking.

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Vice-Principal??? No way! what happened to The Bull?

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actually has a book called "how to control your school", other than that i've never seen someone get so enthusiastic about maths

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Too strict-Hes fair though. Hates first years.

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whirdy or Ian Paisley i don't know

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"Noooo, you're either comin or goin" (to be said in a raspy voice, while staring into someone's soul)

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once you past third/fourth year he is legend. ocassionally get the famous kevin whirdy smirk.

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Walks like he owns the place but he isn't even a citizen of the Republic.Had him for JC Maths, ok teacher - he's "the product of the 2 extremes!"

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Whipper, when u break a rule he senses it and suddendly appears

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Effectiveness in the classroom/hall seriously undermined by his own personal agendas/vendettas.

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Always treated parents well but their sons like dirt. Loved knocking people's confidence, especially as SCT coach: "Mol an oige",Kevin !

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legend and a half, chess nerds may not like him as he doesn't like inactive recluse nerds. lovely guy.

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Good teacher. possible terrorist.

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He's not Mulgrew and he's not trying to be so who cares. Instantly forgetable, irrelevant and a difficult person to deal with. Boo-urns.

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gave me a horrible time in 4th year but he is so cool now

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He gave me a hug once.. i feel priviliged... lovely guy

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kev is not nice. but playing for liverpool kev you've got you're priorities right

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Hard and unfair, viewed with McCarthy as the 2 toughest teachers but KW isn't fair like NMC is.Quite petty, addresses kids as "you!" not by name

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simply not a nice man

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He'd knee cap you. bit mean to 1st years

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Very strict but usually fair! Never admits to be wrong which is sometimes unfair but all in all he is fair! Superb Maths teacher!

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Amazing maths teacher, unpleasant vice-principal.

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Seriously sound.

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Nice Guy when you get to know him

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Hard but fair. Always

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nice guy when u get under his layer of evilness.great maths teacher

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Nice Guy When You Don't get on his bad side

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excellent in every subject a true master of his profession

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You'd easily find a nicer guy!

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you wont meet a nicer guy. stern but fair . footballing genius. The northern irish Maradonna back in his international playing days.

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Excellent bloke.Used to play for Liverpool and Northern Ireland .Cool

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