Father Christmas visits Killygarry National School

Father Christmas visits Killygarry National School

Father Christmas visited Killygarry National School today and the children all dressed up in their Christmas jumpers and sang Christmas songs.  A sincere word of thank to the Parents Association for funding the selections boxes for the children and to Santa for making the long journey to our school.  Thanks also to Bernie for decorating […]

Christmas Samba Performances

Ciaran Gallagher from Kada KaBoom in Drogheda has been coming to the school each week since Halloween to train the children in samba drumming. Here are the performances which were recorded yesterday. Happy Christmas to you all!

Christmas Hip Hop Performances

Christmas Hip Hop Performances

The junior infants, senior infants, first and second class pupils have been doing dance with Mary Farrelly over the past four weeks while the senior classes have been doing animation and drawing with Grace Hynes, all funded by Creative Schools.  The junior classes all dressed up and did their performances which we recorded and here […]

Acts of Kindness and Charity for Beibhinn

Acts of Kindness and Charity for Beibhinn

Last Thursday, the pupils got a night off homework and instead they were asked to perform acts of kindness for others. This was in memory of a little girl from Cork called Beibhinn O Connor, who died last September from a heart condition. Everyone brought in €2 or more on Friday and as a result, […]

Elf on the Shelf

Elf on the Shelf

This morning when second class arrived into their classroom their Elf was dressed up in the Cavan jersey and had the cup beside him and the Cavan flag.  Even the elves are cheering for Cavan!

Up Cavan!

Up Cavan!

Wishing the Cavan team the best of luck in the All-Ireland Semi-Final tomorrow against Dublin.  Everyone in Killygarry National School will be cheering you on.

Acts of Kindness in memory of Beibhinn

Acts of Kindness in memory of Beibhinn

Beibhinn O’Connor was a bright and beautiful 9 year old girl from Cork who passed away with a heart condition last September. Now her parents are asking National School children in Ireland to do small acts of kindness in her memory. You can read more at the website https://www.theheartangel.com/about-our-heart-angel So this Thursday, the pupils of Killygarry […]