News Archive

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...

Senior Infants – Brilliant Artists

Today, Senior Infants did some fantastic drawings of Leprechauns. They are excellent artists! Please have a look below at their pictures! We done everyone....

Senior Infants drew the Eiffel Tower after learning about France

Senior Infants enjoyed learning all about France during lockdown. They learnt about some of the French foods, such as croissants, escargots, crepes, and frogs legs. They also learnt about some of the famous landmarks and today they all drew the Eiffel Tower which is...

Active Challenges in Killoughteen NS

This year we had to have remote teaching and learning from January 11th to March 1st. During this time, active challenges were set by the teachers for our pupils. Our pupils did a great job on completing the challenges. Please click on the link below to see some of...

6th Class – STEM – Fan Powered Cars

6th Class created their own fan powered cars recently! They explored the different types of energy and forces that are evident in the world around us! As a part of exploring energy and forces, the class investigated how circuits, motors and batteries work together....

Spellings For Me Programme 6th Class

6th Class have been very busy this year using on an online individualised spelling programme called 'Spellings for Me'. Each child has their own individualised spelling programme that is suited to their educational needs. There is a mixture of online and active...