Average 4.61 based on 32 teacher ratings
Patrick MacSwiney is an Irish/Gaeilge teacher at Loreto Secondary School located in Youghal, Dublin. When comparing Patrick MacSwiney's ratings to other teachers in the county of Dublin, Patrick MacSwiney's ratings are above the average of 4.48 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Loreto Secondary School is 4.4 stars.
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Best Class ever!!! when he couldn.t get us to learn irish he'd just read out our horoscopes in irish instead! legend

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This must be the nicest man in the EU. Such a love for the Irish language. Not so much for my incessant chatter, but such a kind hearted darling of a man.

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hes lovely... cant actually teach but we'll ignore that! meant well but i gave up in his class nd did h/work nd read magazines by the end of 1st term. a total legend bt not a great teacher

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Found Irish difficult amd he got me there in the end...nicest teacher I had in school and his wife too... was a pleasure to have you as a teacher...

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Love mr mac hes a dote! such a sweetheart!

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UR A LEGEND SIR!!!!!!!!!!love d 'goin nowher' stories!!!!!!!anyone in 5th yr remember d day he fell ovr a table??i was l8 4 clas& misd it..wud u kick urslf r wot!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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mr mac you rock. got my A in history thanks to you. keep up the good work.your a dude

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Mr Mac I love you! you are one of the nicest people I have ever meet. Also u passed me in German when I didn't even have a word. Irish was everyones fav class!

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Mr.Mac is the coolest teacher ever!!!! He loves the language,he's really easy to chat to and he's not afraid to crack a joke!!!

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i loved being in his class.....especially during my leaving cert year!!!brilliant teacher and you could talk to him about almost anything!!!!you couldnt but love mr. mac!!!

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caught me reading Lord of The Rings under the desk-lid and did not confiscate it- that was so cool. only teacher ever to get me interested in Irish.

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i don't have a word of irish but dude he is a LEGEND! the fairies are out there

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really nice teacher.has a very good knowledge for history and stuff outside of the classroom. lots of fun but can pick on people sometimes!

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mr mac is soooooo cool.you dont learn much but who cares.the fairies rock!!!long live the fairies!!

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So cool. Lots of method to his madness!! Infects you with his love for Irish. Really sound guy.

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Mr Mac was definitely my favourite teacher, he's absolutely lovely with a great knowledge of his subjects. Fantastic!

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Brilliant teacher, his love of Irish was so obvious! Very nice person

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goes a bit scary sometimes but what can i say i do to love ur stories about da faries ur a star sir ps come back soon ms beacher a bit strict not like you

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he s a good teacher..i was taught irish by mr. mc sweeney in the 80s..and yepp..thumbs up! and hey! he had a sense of humor too!!

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An absolute legend - even if he did sometimes throw books across the room (sorry for making u so mad sir!)

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Known to fly off the handle sometimes, but we all to some excitment in our lives. Had a love for the faires, but made 5th yr Irish that bit extra special.

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You rock Paddy!keep up the great work!

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A wonderful warm-hearted man with an amazing amount of knowledge. He made history so interesting with all the extra things he would tell outside of the book.

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Go on tir na nog, was a class teacher. Always loved going to irish class(wit the faries). Always ready to help anyone.

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Excellent knowledge of the Irish curriculum.Nicest man I have ever met.

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a great teacher who deserves to be listened to more than students actually do. a pure gent also. long live mr mac and his fairies!

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One of the nicest people I've ever met, also a very good and helpful teacher.

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long live the fairies

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Best Irish and History Teacher ever!

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One the nicest teachers of the school.

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Great teacher!!!!!!

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Rock on Mr.Mac,u legend u

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Loreto Secondary School is located in Youghal, Dublin with an average teacher rating of 4.4 stars. When comparing Loreto Secondary School's teachers to other teachers in the county of Dublin, Loreto Secondary School's teachers are below the average of 4.48 stars. Loreto Secondary School ranks -- amongst all High Schools in the county of Dublin. Learn More