News Archive

Building for the future – Exciting times

Hello everyone, Last year was an exciting time for our school. We acquired extra land, increased the size of the school playground, built on two new mainstream classrooms, opened our Rainbow Class (ASD), put an astro-turf playing surface in place for our pupils and...

Liam McCarthy visits Killoughteen NS

This afternoon we had great excitement when the Liam McCarthy cup was brought to our school by Noel Hartigan. We relived some of the moments of the year by watching a clip of Limericks hurling moments during the year. We all got our class photographs with this...

Science Week in Ms Ryan’s Class

We celebrated Science Week 2018 by completing science activities every day. We completed the following this week: Monday: We planted some Hyacinths. We put them on top of a glass vase with water in it. We put them into the dark in a press to trick the plant into...

Ready Set Go Maths

Junior and Senior Infants do Ready Set Go Maths. Ready, Set, Go Maths,is a numeracy programme designed to enable children in Junior and Senior Infants to develop and consolidate their understanding of numbers through activities and interactive games. The programme...

Nature Walk

We love to go for nature walks to see the changes that occur each season. During our autumn nature walk we collected some leaves and conkers to make autumn wreaths. Have a look at some of our pictures.    

Aistear- Halloween (October)

For the month of October our Aistear theme was Halloween. We had a great fun working at the different stations. Have a look at some of our pictures.

Aistear- School (September)

For the month of September our Aistear theme was School. We had so much fun. Each week we worked at a different station. Stations: Construction- the children worked in small groups to create a school using large building blocks Role Play- one child took on the role of...

Maths Week

We had great fun during Maths Week! We did lots of station work. Each day we moved to a different station. Have a look at some of our pictures.   [gallery...

LEAF Project 2018

We visited Curraghchase Forest Park today as part of the LEAF programme. LEAF stands for Learning Everything About Forests. We were divided into two groups and worked with our two LEAF coordinators Rachel and Ray. We had lots of fun and we learnt a lot about trees and...