Christmas Carol Services

Christmas Carol Services

All parents, grandparents and extended family are invited to our Christmas performance/ carol service on Wednesday. The Junior classes (Junior Infants to second class) will perform in the KILLYGARRY COMMUNITY CENTRE at 12.45pm on Wednesday 19th December. The Senior classes (third to sixth class) will have their carol service in KILLYGARRY CHURCH at 7pm on […]

Swimming Gala 2018

Congratulations to all the pupils who participated in the 23rd Annual Swimming Gala on Wednesday 12th of December.  The winners were as follows:- BACK CRAWL U10 Boys Back Crawl: Ben – 3rd place U10 Girls Back Crawl: Ailing – 1st place, Amina – 3rd place and Laoise – 4th place U14 Boys Back Crawl: Dylan – […]

Oral Language Homework November

Oral Language Homework November

Here is the portrait ONE OF THE FAMILY by George Cotwell. Consider the following: ·        What family members are in this picture? Look carefully! ·        Who do you think the old lady is? Do you think she lives with them? ·        What meal are they eating? ·        What foods are they eating? ·        What animals […]

Shoe Box Appeal

Well done to all the children who brought in a Shoe Box over the past few days.  There were 145 shoe boxes collected today.  Last year a total of 6,170 shoe boxes were collected in Co. Cavan alone and all these boxes went to Romania.  Well done everyone and thank you for your kindness.

Cross country running 2018

Cross country running 2018

Well done to all 35 children who took part in the recent County Cavan Cross Country Running championships in Killinkere on Wednesday 17th of October. We were blessed with the weather and had a great day. We won three team medals: Junior Girls (second), Junior Boys (second) and Intermediate Girls (second). We also won three […]

Oral Language Homework Survey Results

Last June we conducted a survey on oral language homework. The results were as follows: 85% of the teachers thought it was of value and we should continue it. 15% thought we should reduce it to once a month. Overall 87% of parents of junior pupils wanted oral language homework to continue. 60% of parents […]

Tour of Europe Challenge

Tour of Europe Challenge

As part of the European week of Sport, we decided to take part in the Tour of Europe Challenge. This involved us doing laps of the yard at times that suited our teacher during the day. As a school we made it to Aspendos in Turkey!! It is 3,399km away, this means as a school, […]

Well done Ms Donohoe

Well done Ms Donohoe

Congratulations to our 4th class teacher Ms Colette Donohoe who is the captain of the Lavey Ladies Gaelic football team who won three cups recently. Ms Donohoe is also coaching our Boys’ Gaelic football team. Here she is pictured with her class and the three cups.

Farewell Fr Rafal

Farewell Fr Rafal

We are very sorry to say goodbye to our school chaplain Fr Rafal Siwek who is joining an order in Spain for a year. We will miss him very much. We had an assembly in school to say goodbye and we gave him a Killygarry running jersey so that he will remember us. The school […]