Killoughteen N.S. is a rural, mixed, catholic school just outside Newcastle West town. Our 186 pupils range in age from 4 to 13 years. The atmosphere in our school is a very happy one enhanced by a supportive parent body. We opened our first ASD class (Rainbow Class) and a pre-school on the school premises called Killoughteen Kids in September 2018.
There was great excitement today when the ten of the senior camogie county champions came to visit us with Noel O' Connor. Yvonne Lee, Grace Lee, , Roisin Ambrose, Kate Ambrose, Emma Falahee, Aoife Corbet, Karen O' Leary along with past pupils, Ella Whelan, Ciara...read more
Our boys football team had their second game of this school year today. Our first game was against Monagea NS and this was a very tough encounter. Monagea won the game very well but it was much deserved. However, our team regrouped and played against Dromcollogher in...read more
School Calendar 2019 – 2020
School Year Begins
Wednesday, August 28th.
Halloween Mid Term
Closed on Monday 28th October and re-opening Monday November 4th.
Closing Friday December 20th and re-opening Monday January 6th.
February Mid Term Break
Closed Thursday 20th and Friday 21st February.
St. Patrick’s Day
Closed Tuesday March 17th
Closing Friday April 3rd and re-opening on Monday April 20th.
May Bank Holiday
Closed Monday May 4th.
June Bank Holiday
Closed Monday June 1st.
Closing on Friday June 19th.