Catholic Primary Schools Management Association provides advice and support for Chairpersons and Principals of Boards of Management in over 2,800 schools. We collaborate with other management bodies and negotiate on behalf of these schools with the Department of Education and Skills and other education partners

Recent News

CPSMA calls for increase in Capitation Grant

  CPSMA calls for increase in Capitation Grant


Sheila Nunan Elected as President of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions

The Catholic Primary Schools’ Management Association congratulates Sheila Nunan on her election as President of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions. In her role as General Secretary of The Irish National Teachers’ Association since...


Vacancy – Secondment position for School Management Advisor

CPSMA are currently seeking applications for a seconded School Management Advisor.  Full spec of post can be found in the link below as well as the application form Advertisement for Schools Management Advisor Application Form for...



Recent Newsletters

September 2017 Newsletter

September 2017 Checklist for September SNA recruitment Voluntary Contributions Data Protection and Schools FSSU Vetting...

April Newsletter

Management Matters Ethos in Actions CPSMA Art Competition 2017 CPSMA AGM 2017 Download

December Newsletter

December 2016 Management Matters CPSMA News Publications & Resource Ethos in Actions Frequently Asked...

Membership Section

Membership of CPSMA is confined to Boards of Management who have paid an annual membership fee.

Membership for the 2016/2017 school year is now due. Membership can be paid by cheque now, or online  via the website.



Download Membership Form 2016-2017 (.doc) (243 KB)
Download Membership Rates (.pdf) (797 KB)