Principal, Hazelwood Integrated College


Maire Thompson is in her 6th year as Principal. Maire is starting her first year of Principal at Hazelwood Integrated College after 5 years at Malone College.

During 2015 Malone College received the Derrytrasna Award for Outstanding Pastoral Care. In October 2017 Maire received the Pearson UK Headteacher of the Year Award.

Maire has been an Associate Assessor for the Education & Training Inspectorate (ETI) from 2014. Maire is the Chairperson of the DENI Newcomers Reference Group and a member of the 14-19 Innovation Labs Team (August 2018).

Maire has  two teenage children age 17 and 13 , eight dogs and is an avid sports fan.