Tinahely National School serves a mixed rural community. It is a Roman Catholic school, and this ethos is central to the life of the school.
Tinahely National School aims to ensure that each child's potential is achieved. Tinahely National School promotes the development of the children's spiritual, moral and cultural values; and develops their awareness and understanding of their environment at a local, national, and global level. The school encourages the holistic development of each student, facilitating physical and emotional wellbeing and providing opportunity to develop expressive, artistic, and creative abilities.
The teaching team endeavour to promote a spirit of partnership with all members of the school community for the good of the children, aiming to ensure the school is a happy and effective learning environment.