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 […]

Welcome back!

Welcome back!

Welcome back everyone for the new school year. We hope you had a great summer and are ready for lots of work and fun in Killygarry NS for the 2018-19 school year. We welcome 26 new Junior Infants this year- 18 of them siblings. We welcome back Ms Emma Thornton who is teaching the Junior […]

Read this summer!

Research shows that children who do not read during the summer can undo up to three months of reading progress, and that loss has a cumulative, long-term effect. Cavan library is running a ‘Summer Star’ programme as a way to encourage your child to read over the summer months.With each book read a reward Stamp […]

School Calendar 2018-19

Opening   Mid-Term     Christmas     Mid-Term     St. Patrick’s Day   Easter     Bank Holiday   Bank Holiday   Summer Break     School Opening: Wednesday 29th August 2018   School Closing: Friday 26th October 2018 School Reopening: Monday 5th November 2018   School Closing: Friday 21st  December 2018 School […]

End-of-Year Assembly

End-of-Year Assembly

We held our final assembly for this school year this afternoon.  We all gathered in the G.P room and celebrated the achievements of pupils in Speech & Drama exams, Music Theory exams, Accelerated Reading progress and millionaires, as well as full and nearly full attendance. We said a final farewell to 6th class who finish […]

Sports Day 2018

Sports Day 2018

We had a really fun day in the Killygarry GAA grounds on Wednesday 20th June. Every class got to participate in sprints, relays, egg and spoon race, 3-legged race, penalties and targets, tug-of-war, welly throwing and baseball hitting, sponge races, parachutes, tag rugby and obstacle course. Many of our past pupils came back to help […]

Junior Entrepreneur Showcase in Dublin

Junior Entrepreneur Showcase in Dublin

The very industrious pupils in 6th class and their teacher Ashley Wynne travelled to Dublin on Monday 18th June for the first ever Junior Entrepreneur Showcase and Awards day in the RDS. There were hundreds of schools displaying their products and thousands of people attending. Sixth class were displaying their FRAME IT business. They made […]