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Christmas Presents

This year, as in previous years, the teachers are asking that instead of giving Christmas gifts to us, you would consider bringing in an item for a hamper that can be passed on to the needy this Christmas. We are also, as usual, collecting wrapped selection boxes for distribution by the St Vincent de Paul. […]

Creative Writing Award

Congratulations to Emma in Sixth Class who has been awarded a prize in “The Book I would take to a Desert Island and Why Competition” as part of the Children’s Book Festival 2012.  Emma will receive her prize on Tuesday 11th December @ 7pm in the Johnston Central Library, Cavan.  Over 2,400 children took part […]

How the Grinch Stole Christmas

   Thanks to the International Fund for Ireland, the children from Junior Infants to second class in Killygarry and Billis National Schools will be treated to a free performance of Padraic McIntyre’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas tomorrow in the Community Centre. The pupils from 3rd-6th class will be attending Music in the Classroom in […]

St. Patrick’s College Gaelic Football Winners

St. Patrick’s College Gaelic Football Winners

Brian Sheanon, Darragh Gannon and Matthew Mc Kenna from Killygarry G.F.C. visited our school today with two cups that they won this year as part of the St. Patrick’s College school team.  Both cups will full of sweets for all the pupils of Killygarry N.S.  We were proud to welcome back Brian Sheanon, a past […]

Christmas Art & Craft Display

Christmas Art & Craft Display

The pupils of Killygarry National School will be having their Christmas Art & Craft Display on Tuesday 18th December from 10am to 3pm in the Community Centre.  The following classes will be performing samba live on stage at:- 10:00am: Mrs. Keaney’s Class 10:15am: Mrs. White’s Class 10:45am: Miss O’Reilly’s Class 11:00am: Miss Neylon’s Class 11:15am: […]

Shane and Paul on RTE

Brothers Shane and Paul were recently  featured on RTE’s Beo Show. Shane was playing the tin whistle while Paul was doing Sean Nos dancing. Follow the links below to view the programmes. Well done Shane and Paul. We are very proud of you both!                                                                                               Beo Show Shane                                                                                               Beo Show Paul  

Sponsored Walk

The Parents Association are having a Sponsored Walk on the 25th of November 2012 to raise urgent funds for the school for the day to day runnings costs of the school.  Due to budgetary cuts and grants been withdrawn from the school, it is proving more and more difficult to run the school with the […]

The whole cross-country gang

Cross-Country Running in Killinkere

  Congratulations to all the children who participated in the Cross-Country Running in Killinkere yesterday.  A sincere word of thanks to their coach Mrs. White who has been training the team every Wednesday.  Thanks also to Sioban and Mrs. White for accompanying the children to this event and making it such an enjoyable day for […]

School Events Calendar

The following activities are taking place this term in Killygarry N.S.:- Monday: Gaelic Football (Fifth & Sixth Class) Tuesday: Boys Gaelic Football Matches and Girls Camogie Matches Wednesday: Hurling (Junior Infants to Sixth Class) & Gymnastics (Junior Infants to First Class) Thursday: Samba (Junior Infants to Sixth Class) Friday: Swimming (First and Second Class) – […]

School Calendar 2012-13

School Opening: Monday 3rd September 2012 Mid-Term: School Closing on Friday 26th October and Reopening on Monday 5th November 2012 Christmas: School Closing on Friday 21st December and Reopening on Monday 7th January 2013 Mid-Term: School Closed on Thursday 14th and Friday 15th of February 2013 St. Patrick’s Day: School Closed on Monday 18th of […]