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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...

First Class Fun, together as one.

Our First Class children have been continuing to do their best at home! They are all heroes, spreading joy and staying positive!  We are so proud of them all.  Here is a snippet of what they have been up to! [video width="1454" height="1080"...

Delighted to have a Sensory Pod Installed for our Pupils

Killoughteen NS are delighted to have had a Sensory Pod installed in our school for our pupils recently. This is a fabulous resource that will be of benefit to all our pupils for years into the future. There will always be times when a child will be in need of a safe...

Spreading A Little Christmas Cheer

As the Christmas season approached, our Well-Being Committee wondered how they could best help spread a little Christmas cheer amongst our community. Unable to do their usual carol service, the pupils decided to put pen to paper and write to the local nursing homes...

Santa Claus visits Killoughteen NS

On December 21st, Killoughteen NS had a very important guest in the school. It was the big man him-self, Santa Claus. The children were buzzing with excitement as Santa approached Killoughteen NS. All classes were out in the yard, singing songs and spreading the...

CMRF – Christmas Jumper Day

This year, is a year we will all remember. On Friday, December 11th our pupils wore their Christmas jumpers to help aid 'The Children's Medical Research Foundation'. (Crumlin) Sincere thanks to our school community who collected €570 for this very worthy cause. On...