Average 4.3 based on 41 teacher ratings
Maire Kirby is a Modern Foreign Languages/French teacher at Colaiste An Phiarsaigh located in Gleann Maghair, Dublin. When comparing Maire Kirby's ratings to other teachers in the county of Dublin, Maire Kirby's ratings are below the average of 4.48 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Colaiste An Phiarsaigh is 4.26 stars.
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Class of '87. Outstanding teacher. I still speak French!

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Best teacher in d scul!! Looove her!!! Only teacher who actually respects the students!

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Spastic but brill teacher

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good teacher

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one word.....legend!!!!!

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She's a fantastic teacher, and for those committed to the subject, she really is the best. I owe my A1 in Leaving Cert German to her!

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funniest woman i ever met!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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sooo funi bt v.scary.her fav words are 'ceacht pionos'!wen a few a us didnt do our homew,she gave us a note hme,ceacht pionos,extra hw,normal hw,and we ad2write an apology letter!!

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A good teacher but I still can't understand why she would only sit on the brown chairs, the navy ones just wouldn't do!

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she has such a passion for french u can just tell but needs to lighten up

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Good teacher but scares us!!!!

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a gr8 intellignt teachr bt she really scares u in2learnin it a+gets u nervous b4 her class!al the same shes the best teachr in the scul+i find it funi she tinks her computers alive

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As others have mentioned, if you struggled you weren't going to get any help from her. Not patient enough.

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i left in '04, in sixth year in a diff school now and its only because of her teaching last year that i am surviving french

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Class of '90. One of the best teachers I ever had. Can still speak french thanks to her.

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Has no concept of helping pupils that fall behind. Suffered due to having a different teacher for 1st 3 years. She never took the time to help those of us that

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left in 99 but still remember my german!!!

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She inspired me always!ilove french due to her ,she was an excellent teacher and her interest and passion for the language really showed.Thanks inion ni cirbi.!

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EXCELLENT TEACHER BUT NEEDS A PERSONALITY CHECK!!

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Good teacher.I Left in 2000. Can still speak french. Slated people on how they look a lot. Told a lot of people go buy a hairbrush.Her and wog got it on

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ex pupil..... the best that there ever was, and you're likely to have.....

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The best language teacher ever. I couldn't help but learn. Thanks.

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knows her stuff, she is a tonic,10yrs since i left, still remember my verbs, pitty the rest are'nt like her.she added a touch of class to the place. well done

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knows her stuff.....dont let the fact that she's not mortal get to you!

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study like hell and you'll do gr8

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2% of her students might be able to speak french but the rest were ignored.very unhelpful teacher,no parle french

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without a doubt the best french teacher ever and the funniest 2

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Thanks to Inion Ni Chiarba,I can still speak French and I'm from Class '87. Just drilled the language into me.

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LEGEND I WANNA BE HER!!!!!!!!! Mary

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A good teacher,total favourtist though!She really did scare me into working for her classes!I got an A2 in my leaving so i suppose her methods work!

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Loved her! Very challenging. And the Christams concerts!!

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Excellent teacher - ex pupils of colaiste owe her a lot

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good teacher,but seriously needs ta close her legs in class wen she sits up on da high chair!not a pretty sight!

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one of the best and coolest teachers in the school, besides wog of course!!!

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loved her as a teacher.i might have had an aptitude for languages before her class,but AFTER i didnt have a choice!lol.very good teacher who scared me into work

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Doesn't like dirty chairs very posh and neat loves good-manners and honesty good teacher wish i had her for french

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She translates for Real Madrid!! Cool! I liked her, wished I had her for the Leaving. She'd have scared me into studying. Good teacher.

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She has great command of her languages, one of the best teachers I had but then again, I'm good at languages anyway! Go go go!

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Some say the old methods are the best, certainly works for her.Unreal teacher but stay on her good side.you have to laugh off the snobbery.

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She is excellent if you excell in her class if you are not linguistically talented well then forget it , she wouldn't even make an effort with you !

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anyone who translates for real madrid is cool in my book

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Colaiste An Phiarsaigh is located in Gleann Maghair, Dublin with an average teacher rating of 4.26 stars. When comparing Colaiste An Phiarsaigh's teachers to other teachers in the county of Dublin, Colaiste An Phiarsaigh's teachers are below the average of 4.48 stars. Colaiste An Phiarsaigh ranks -- amongst all High Schools in the county of Dublin. Learn More