Welcome to our School
Killoughteen N.S. is a rural, mixed, catholic school just outside Newcastle West town. Our 208 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.
Please see below the school's Annual Admission Notice in respect of admissions to the 2022/2023 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...read more
Update regarding buiding projects in Killoughteen NS. Over the summer holidays, the roof old school building was replaced, and it was fully insulated. Sincere thanks to Paddy O' Sullivan for his work with this project. Please see the before and after pictures below....read more
School Calendar 2021 – 2022
School Year begins
Wednesday, August 25th.
Halloween Mid Term
Closed on Monday 25th October and re-opening Monday November 1st.
Closing Wednesday December 22nd and re-opening Thursday January 6th.
February Mid Term Break
Closed Thursday 24th and Friday 25th February.
St. Patrick’s Day
Closed Thursday March 17th
Closing Friday April 8th and re-opening on Monday April 25th.
May Bank Holiday
Closed Monday May 2nd .
June Bank Holiday
Closed Monday June 6th.
Closing on Friday June 17th.