News Archive

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...

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...

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...

Third and Fouth Class School Tour June 2021

On Tuesday, June the 8th, 3rd and 4th class went on a school tour to UL adventure centre in Killaloe. There was great excitement and anticipation prior to going. Many pupils reported being up in the early hours of the morning waiting to go. Luckily the weather was on...

The Amber Flag

On Thursday 29th October, Killoughteen NS registered to take part in the Amber Flag Initiative. The Amber Flag initiative is an initiative run by Pieta House that recognises the efforts of schools in creating healthy, inclusive environments that support mental...

Egg Drop Challenge

For a little end-of-term fun, 2nd Class took on the Egg Drop Challenge. Each group was asked to test and choose a suitable padding that would prevent their egg from breaking when dropped from a height. There was great EGG-citement as predictions were made, changes...

Table Toppers – Easter Competition 2021

Today March 26th, we held our Easter Table Toppers Competition. It was again highly exciting and nerve wracking for our contestants. All teachers, through a competitive process had chosen three contestants to represent their respective classes. All 3 contestants from...