News Archive

Tony Noonan brings Santa Claus to Killoughteen NS

December 1st was a wonderful day in Killoughteen NS for our pupils. Santa Claus came to visit us all with Tony Noonan. Santa visited all the classrooms. The children sang some songs for Santa and promised to leave him out carrots, cookies, milk and many more treats on...

Science Week 2022

Science week in Killoughteen N.S saw all classes conducting some very interesting experiments. Both the Junior Infant classes joined together for science stations and completed 4 great activities. They made raisins ‘dance’ by adding them to sparkling water with baking...

Girls Football

On the 17th of October the girls from Killoughteen NS set off to Mick Neville Park to play in a blitz and try to win the title of West division one champions.  They played valiantly and overcame  Broadford NS, Mahoonagh NS.  They then played against Gaeilscoil in the...

Christmas Shoe Box Appeal – TEAM HOPE

This year 105 physical shoe boxes were donated by the school community and many more were donated online. Sincere thanks to all who supported the TEAM HOPE shoe box appeal....

Newcastle West County Football Champions

We were delighted to welcome team members Mike McMahon and Darren O Doherty, along with their manager Jimmy Lee to Killoughteen NS today. Newcastle West won the senior county football title (Fr. Casey Cup) against Adare in Killmallock on Sunday November 6th. They now...

Halloween Dress Up

On Friday the 28th October, we had lots of different creatures enter the grounds of Killoughteen NS. We had aliens in space ships, witches, pirates, hurlers, wizards, skeletons, nuns, knights, minions, zombies and spiders to name but a few. The creativity and...

Table Toppers – October 2022

On Thursday the 22nd, we had our Table Toppers competition at school. The children are always very excited and look forward to the event. We had excellent tables skills on display again this year by all pupils in all classes. We had 3 pupils from each class selected...

Division 1 West Champions

On Monday morning, October 17th our girls football team were all excited as they prepared to head off to Mick Neville Park for the division 1, 9-A-Side Ladies Football Blitz. The girls had trained at school with Mr Carmody and Mr Keoghan since the beginning of the...

Admission Notice for the school year 2023 2024

Please see below the school's Annual Admission Notice in respect of admissions for the 2023/2024 school year. Here you will also find a link to our Schools Admission Policy. Killoughteen NS will accept enrolment application forms via the school website under the...