Rainbow Class- St. Patricks Day Celebrations 2022

Wednesday, March 16th  we celebrated St. Patricks day in the Rainbow Class. It was great to return to some normality with great anticipation of parades and a "normal" St Patrick's Day. In the Rainbow Room all the children were excited to wear their green colours and...

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News of Killoughteen NS from 1961

I would like to share with you all a piece of news based on our school which came from the 'Limerick Chronicle' newspaper dated Thursday, January 12th 1961. The school had 85 pupils and they were withdrawn from school reluctantly by their parents due to the poor state...

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6th Class Science and STEM.

For Science Week 2021, the theme was "Our future homes".  The children explored the properties of an energy efficient house.  The children researched the features of a home with an excellent BER rating.  The children then applied their knowledge to design and make a...

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Science in Senior Infants

On Thursday November 4th Senior Infants did some fun science experiments. Firstly the class talked about how big machines can travel in the soft ground and agreed that they didn't sink as thier weight was spread out. We then got balloons and the teacher blew up 8...

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Busy Bees in 3rd Class!

3rd Class have been very busy since the start of the school year. Below are a few pictures of some of the activities they have been involved in. They have been participating in the STEPS Engineering Project, GAA coaching sessions, PE team games, rap performances as...

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Killoughteen NS – Building update

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....

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Sensory Path

Just before the Summer holidays, our school had a sensory path installed in our school corridor. A sensory path is a series of guided movements for kids to follow, shown by markings on the ground or walls. As students follow the path and complete the movements, they...

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Senior Infant School Tour

On Friday, June 11th our Senior Infants went on their first school tour. They were super excited as they arrived at school. Covid 19 had made them miss their Junior Infant school tour so this was a first. The children set off for Kennedys Pet Farm in Killarney. The...

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Information on the School Year 2021 2022

Dear Parent(s) / Guardians, Please see information here for the new school year ahead 2021/2022 Arrangements for the School year 2021 2022 B.O.M End of Year report 2021 BOOKLISTS for ALL MAINSTREAM CLASSES school calendar 2021 2022 Standardised Tests Results Explained...

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