Average 4.88 based on 110 teacher ratings
Noel Merrick is a Principal/Vice Principal teacher at Naas C.B.S/Meanscoil Iognaid Ris located in Abbey, Galway. When comparing Noel Merrick's ratings to other teachers in the county of Galway, Noel Merrick's ratings are above the average of 4.08 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Naas C.B.S/Meanscoil Iognaid Ris is 4.19 stars.
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Mr. Noel Merrick is very kind, generous and altruistic.

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Youd swear that he goes home and learns every student's name. Knew my name the first time i approached him. Brilliant principal!!

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a gentleman, a brill principal, door alwaysopen for you. An absolute legend! you would go a long way to find another prinicpal like him.

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Memorises EVERY students name, all 850

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soundest lad you can meet ....... never stops working for us .................. HE FINALLY GOT RID OF Ms THOMPSON !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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One of the greats of teaching. Always takes a genuine interest in the pupils

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sound out any student will tell you that. he will always help you out if your stuck

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The man is a credit to that school and to this town, genuinely loves his job. It'll be a very sad day for the CBS when he leaves.words cant describe how genuinly amazing this man is.should be preside

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best princapal you could ask for.you will not find a nicer man

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the best ever principal in the world and thanks for today by brian lynch

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absolute hero

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Jaysis buh he's only boohifull n all

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If This World Was Just Covered With People As Dedicated

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I chalenge you to find a better principal anywhere

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wat a ledgend

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Cant say enough good things about the man. Truly sets a great example and is very genuine! Made school easier for me

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All said already. Left in the 80's(!), saw him a few months ago and made it a point to shake his hand. A gentleman.

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wat a hero

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Best teacher in the country. You wont get much better.

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an absolute gentleman. the man should be made a saint. looked after me in my 6 years attending naas cbs. a real class act.

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Soundest man ever!

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Mr Merrick has got to be the soundest man going he is the best man for this school

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anything that i can say has been said by the near 100 people before me.... a real class act !!!

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Makes mother Teresa look like a selfish egoist.... One of a kind - was ther 2 yrs ago + av fond memories of this guy...

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Left 20 years ago, but still remember him well. An utter legend and total gent.

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de chaps sound ou! im in 6th year now and like if he give out to ya hed still be smiling. a very pleasant principal

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Went to CBS about 10 years ago and Noel was principal then too. Sound chap, doing a good job. Very approachable and knew every student by name. Hard working also.

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soundest priciple ever,, no better man

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cares more about sport than he does the school ...and he cant take th fact that the scool is rapidly going down hill

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The Bertie Ahern of principals. Everyone likes him.

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the soundest person to ever walk the earth!...wat a ledgend!

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Mr merrick is a truly great man. He appitimises the best qualities in a person. The man is Naas CBS from 8 in the morning to 10 at night. it is his vocation. I will sincerely miss his company.Legend.

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pure ledge

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not up to the task now.school fairly chaotic i hear,a pity.sir shud be more active in skool not on fone all day.maybe new person gud for place????

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As said before a true gentleman, left in 94 and still knows me by my first name. If only more where like him. Legend

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left in 1979!!! he still calls me by my first name! gentleman throughout and yes a master teacher in his days before principle: whats this cool thingy??

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the mans an all round legend

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I'm not in the scul a year and he's a LEGEND to everyone!!!!

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legend especially if your from caragh

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Brillant fella, he should be the New Minister for Education, soon sort that dpt out

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no sounder (or happier) bloke in da globe.

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Great people skills, remembers everyone, has that whole Tony Blair-esque charm, a class act all round. I say make him our next president!

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possibly the best principal on d planet

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Soundest chap on the globe.

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the man still knows me 5 years on. he's a legend. one of the kindest people ive ever known. he's up there with gandhi

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best principal in the world! nollaig for president

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is the man permanently smiling. even when he freaked out he looked like he was smiling

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de nicest man in de school,he is a brillient man

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a pure gentleman Remarkable man

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RESPECT HIM. HOWEVER CONTROL MUST BE HIS PRIORITY FOR A SCHOOL THATS LOSEING ITS GOODWILL THAT MADE IT SO UNIQUE

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left CBS in 02', still greets ya with a hello and a smile (happiest man in the world!) always fair to everyone no matter what...a class above the rest

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This man runs the school on a shoe string.And what a way to do it.Great principal,a lovely man.Thanks sir

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im gone since 99 but the man still always greets me usin my first name, an absolute gentleman, pity so many more arent like him

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excellent teacher and leader, what a inspiration! Well done Noel

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Went halfway across earth to help poor people... he should be the next pope

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Excellent Teacher +principal

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Well the rating say it all. Great teacher, sound bloke. Did wonders for me.

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Best person to run a school/business/company. I left the CBS in 1993 and Noel would still knows me by first name.

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sound man even though he suspened me..ran school well.good bloke

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soundest man you could ever meet .its a pity he didnt teach when i was there i could have learned alot.

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I Finished in Naas 10 years ago, the man still greets me by first name, and he was never given a reason to need to know me. Best Principal ever

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nollaig has't ta be the most soundest principal ever to at naas cbs.. go on my son!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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one of the soundest men alive.an absolute gentleman.couldn't ask 4 a better principal.a dedicated man who does tremendous work 4 the school and his students

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i cant explain how sound dis man is!!!!!

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Isnt appreciated for his work! Nicest principal you could possibly have. Well done!

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a great man

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king among men. without a doubt best principal in existence. should see his brother matt, splitting image of him

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Couldn't ask for a better Principal

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best principal in the country if not the world! he knows everyone by name and couldnt be fairer or more hard working if he tried. rock on man!!!

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i'm not in the school anymore, but from day 1 he was incredibly sound. a model for every other principal in the world. thank you sir!!!

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A gentleman

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Could not possibly be any sounder. Knows his stuff. He is THE man

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who can forget that smile!! happiest man alive!!

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sound bloke

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A nice man but gutless. cant make the hard decisions. a real PR man.

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Absolute legend,the tom cruise of principals!what a smile

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living legend, you wont meet a sounder man.

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Brilliant Principal, knows almost every student, kind but strict when he needs to be. "Best Principal Ever?" probably.

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Great teacher - had him for Irish / history back in the 80's, best in school

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Hard worker, respects, listens to and tries to get to know all the students AND he's still got a sense of humour. Best Principal ever.

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still the best man in the world. he is just brilliant, its great the way he takes the time to get to know the students

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Rock on Noel, rock on

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One word...Legend.

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I hear he has a bird now and go nollaig mans a true legend

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A very balanced, fair and knowledgeable man. Best principal ever?

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you rock man, dont change

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A true gentleman.

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excellent, hats of to you sir!!!!!! a honour to naas!!!

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Nice guy, ineffective principal!

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I attended Naas CBS 72 to 77;A gentleman

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