On Thursday, September 29th Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr Deirdre Forde visited our school and to mark the occasion Ms. Forde was given the title Honorary North Mon Student.
Speaking to the Echo the Lord Mayor said she was honoured to be the honorary first female student in the new era of the secondary school.
After 211 years as single-sex boys school, the school has been informed by the Department of Education it has been granted co-educational status. The North Monastery Secondary School will become a co-educational school from September 2023.
For further information on our school going co-ed see here.
Photo: The Echo