Average 4.48 based on 71 teacher ratings
Pauline Mc kenna is an English teacher at Sacred Heart Secondary School located in Tullamore, Ireland. When comparing Pauline Mc kenna's ratings to other teachers in the county of Ireland, Pauline Mc kenna's ratings are above the average of 4.43 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Sacred Heart Secondary School is 4.33 stars.
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very rude and very unhelpful extremely bad at understanding the problems of students stupidly bossy to parents and extremely precise in picking out bad points in students makes shs a living hell! hate ms.mc kenna

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Wonderful teacher. Best English teacher in the school. She is one of the most interesting, sarcastically funny and nicest teacher in the school. So approachable and easy to talk to. Thanks for everything miss :)

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Good principle but takes things too far and is a bit rude... she needs to calm down and slap a smile on her face every now and again other than that shes okay

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A very good teacher but not everyone is able for the sarcasm.can be bit smart and insensitive

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Brilliant teacher. She obviously hates first years. Very intimidating sometimes but she really pushes her students to get the best out of them. She IS scary but looking back, she was demy fav teacher!

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brill teacher ,just a little scary at times .

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well she can be highly strung at times and quite cross ............... i dont really like her

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so so nice. Very approachable and generous with her time. Thank you so much for everything miss. So easy to talk to, and genuinely cares about her students. If only all teachers were as nice as her!

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she is cross, can be helpful with problems, bu need to relax a bit.............

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thank u so much 4 everything! top class teacher! deserves the utmost respect. genuine and lovely.pleasure 2 have been taught by her.

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absolutely fantastic teacher and principal!!! u can hav such a laff wit her, nd is so so easy 2 talk 2!!great influence nd helps students 2 do their best!!! superb! tanx so much 4 everytin miss!!

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fantastic teacher, gave me wonderful confidence and encouragement to pursue english and writing throughout college, full of personality and is jovial amidst her authority which is refreshing

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she's an absolutely lovely person but is scary when in authority

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lovely teacher! very easy 2 talk 2. great principal! thanks 4 everything!!

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i never had her as a teacher but i heard she is a bit of a loop.

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shes luvly da best teacher and makes a gud principal

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The best teacher in the school! she will make a fantastic principal! really nice and helpful, and so easy to talk to! so encouraging and very funny! Super teacher!

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Excellent english teacher for those favoured students who wangled their way into her class-ever notice its always a certain bunch get the better teachers? Not a nice woman.

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the best teacher i have eva had,made my english classes enjoyable

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one of the best teachers i ever had! was happy to hear shes been made vice principal.

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Best teacher i ever had! loved the sarcasm

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great teacher...strict but no's wat shes doing.!

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Nicest teacher ever!!! So funny and really easy to talk 2! Super teacher!!!

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Absolutely fantastic teacher!!! She is so funny and really gets on well with all students! So nice too!!!

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Brilliant teacher! So funny and really helpful!

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Excellent teacher, knows her stuff. Loved her classes last year! V. funny!

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the funniest women i have eva met!i spent all my time in her class laughin!really sound and easy 2 talk 2...dont eva stop teachin!!!

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Shez vice principle at the moment and boi is she taking it to far.she hates 1st years.always correcting and shouting at them.other han that she is really nice and ive heard shez a brilliant teacher.

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wel mis if ur reading dis den remember me..im d funi 1 wit d raps!!! ah dis 1 is mad craic always up 4 a laf bu gets d work don- mor power 2 ya!!

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amazing teacher def the best one in school.pushes u to achieve your best.

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she is a brilliant teacher and a lovely person -she is really funny

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she's so nice and easy to talk to she cares about the girls in her class and is very helpful. we covered the j.c course in 1st yr and now we're just learning more about each of the

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you taught me3years ago... u made me laugh.. and cry. but you also MADE me pass! didnt have a bloody choice! speaking of bloody you should invest in a whip. you're also wasted in secondary teaching... move on! xx

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My God do you have to be on the trot with this one! she like speedy gonzalez! Only in the school for 3 months but came out with the whole english course under me hat....Fair play

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Picks on people. Hurtful. Scary. Makes people learn off HER opinions. Brushes over the course. Everything gets done but not thoroughly.I DO NOT LIKE HER!

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great teacher. different way of teaching but good.can have a good laugh with her if you get on with her

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The best teacher i had throughout secondary school, if she could make me like english and do well there is hope for everyone!

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SCARY teacher but excellent at the job. made me face the wall alot and cry but she's cool!

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Pauline McKenna is the best teacher in the school.. is very tough on students but its worth it! thank you so much!!

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ur an ABSOLUTLY BRILLIANT teacher.frm my time in the sacred heart u were the most respected teacher teaching,prob still r.thanku 4 the extra time u set aside

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Amazing teacher. Teaches tough lessons of life too. Thank you Pauline 4everthing over the years(even the "tough Love"!!)

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Good teacher but needs to explain things better.

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Pauline McKenna, excellent teacher.knows she her stuff. very in touch with students. brings student 4m's d's to a's. definately a top teacher.

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if carlsberg did english teachers ms.mckenna wud b da best n da world!! a bril teacher &has a great way with students however can be scary at times!!

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Had her up to junior cert was shaking everytime going into her class but she was an excellent teacher and still is bit sarcastic at times but funny

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scary....yet effective....and scary...

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She is a great teacher, very sarcastic but at the same time knows when to stop and certainly knows her stuff. Excellent teacher!!

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she is a bril teacher...

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Brilliant teacher, so much interest in the students puts lots of effort in. However she picks on people and her sarcasm can be hurtful and rude.

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excellent teacher. pushes students but can be intimidating and sarcastic (it's the lowest form of wit!)

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deadly teacher,don't have her anymore,she helped me so much last year in honours english!!she very funny and lots of fun!!thanks miss!!

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an excellent teacher!! can be quite strict but she is very helpful and is so funny!!!!

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superb, it is honestly because of her that I graduated from one of the top uni's in the country with 1st honours.She gave me confidence. The best.

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brill...what can i say? she's witty, enthusiastic, funny... her interest in English awakens the interest in others. I always found her classes interesting

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Very nice and a brill teacher"!henry

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She rocked and still does

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One of the best teachers in the SHS.She is so dedicated to her students and always wanted us to reach our full potential.

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Can't say I'm a fan of her method of making the students learn off her opinions, but definitely knows her stuff and I admire her toughness.

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She is an excellent teacher but thinks we should understand it all the way she does. wish she would revise the course slower & not just brush over it all(poetry

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The best teacher you will ever encounter she pushes you to reach your acsolute potential and is the reason I study English at University,also v genuine person

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A wonderful English teacher!

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best teacher ever

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Has the info but hasn't a clue how to pass it on-if she stopped for even 1 MIN to find out what WE think or if WE have any qns,she'd do herself a BIG favour....

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she is the most ignorant woman on this planet !!! pure rude and cannot teach nor explain.....

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she do good teachin da Englis

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An excellent teacher , very approachable & interested in her pupils

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sometimes hard to get on with, always demands the best from everyone, is an excellant teacher, and brillant at spotting potential, is the reason i am where i am

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Ms. Mckenna was the best teacher i ever had. She taught me English for my Leaving Cert and she was excellent.Scary sometimes but good teacher!

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She is the best teacher in the sccool though wicked temper, sharp tongue & v sarcastic. Still, brilliant English teacher. I have her 2 thank 4 my good grades!

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She is misunderstood, her approach is abrasive and intimidating but at the back of it she cares and wants you to do your best! Sarcastic yet brilliant

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Has 2 b d best&most dedic8d teacher n d skul. Evry1 shud av d benefit o bn taught by her @ sum stage

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Sacred Heart Secondary School is located in Tullamore, Ireland with an average teacher rating of 4.33 stars. When comparing Sacred Heart Secondary School's teachers to other teachers in the county of Ireland, Sacred Heart Secondary School's teachers are below the average of 4.43 stars. Sacred Heart Secondary School ranks 61 amongst all High Schools in the county of Ireland. Learn More