Banteer National School is a co-educational primary school located within the village of Banteer.

It’s a Roman Catholic School under the Patronage of the Bishop of Cloyne and it has an atmosphere and outlook based on Christian values.

The school was built in 1976. It replaced the old school which is two miles to the south of the village. It sits on a large site and is bounded by walls and hedges.

At present, the school has an enrolment of 163 children, has a staff of 10 teachers, 2 Special Needs’ Assistants, a secretary and a part-time caretaker.

The aim of Banteer National School is to create a learning environment where the uniqueness of each child is nurtured and respected.

Our school will provide equal opportunities in a positive and happy atmosphere where all are challenged to reach their full potential.

We will foster a sense of self worth creating responsible citizens enabling them to appreciate and contribute to their community.