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Teddy Bears’ Picnic

The two infant classes had a teddy bears’ picnic on the astro turf today in the glorious sunshine. To the surprise of all, an unexpected visitor came along: a giant live teddy bear!  

Tour of Cavan town for 6th Class

Tour of Cavan town for 6th Class

Ms. Wynne brought her sixth class on a tour of Cavan yesterday and Fr.Donohoe gave a guided tour of the Cathedral from the Crypt to the Attic. The pupils stood around the altar, handled the Chalices & Oil of Crism and saw the Priest’s Vestments. Thank you Fr. Kevin for a fabulous and very educational […]

Second class studcents Alicja Rogal, Mia Fay and Genevive McManus race into St. Brigids National School, Killygarry, Cavan on Monday morning all ready for their wear your Holy Communion outfit to school day.  The children received their Holy Communion on Saturday afternoon and are given the special treat of wearing their finery to show all their fellow students.  Photo: Lorraine Teevan

First Communion 2017

Congratulations to all our second class pupils who made their First Holy Communion on Saturday 20th of May in St. Brigid’s Church, Killygarry.  Here are some photos taken by Lorraine Teevan in the school yesterday.  These can be purchased from Lorraine Teevan.  The photo of the children on the swing has made it into the […]

Oral language Homework- June

  Oral language homework 25th May-8th June (3 weeks)     Health & hygiene   parent sign & date  25th May             Hygiene: ·        List all the other hygiene-related routines you do: wash yourself, brush your teeth, change your underwear, brush your hair, put on deodorant, cut your nails etc. […]

Rugby Training

Rugby Training

Rugby Training began today for the 5th & 6th Class Pupils with Salesi who is from Tonga, a great rugby country, and is one of our parents.  The children had a great day learning various rugby skills in the beautiful sunshine.

Football Jerseys off to Zambia

Football Jerseys off to Zambia

Two past pupils of our school, Cait and Shauna, are heading to Zambia next week.  The pupils of Killygarry N.S. have given in their old football jerseys and the school has given a full set of G.A.A. jerseys also for them to bring with them.  We really hope the children in Zambia enjoy playing football in […]

Windows Poetry Winners

Windows Poetry Winners

Congratulations to Kayla and Jude from fifth class who won Certificates of Merit in the Windows Poetry Competition on Sunday 14th May @ 3pm in the Cavan Crystal Hotel.  Out of 1,400 entries, Kayla and Jude came in the top 100 so that was a great achievement.  Well done!

New Playground

New Playground

A sincere word of thanks to our Parents Association, all the parents in the school, our sponsors and the local community for all the money they gave over the past four years towards our new playground.  A total of €16,000 was handed over by the Parent Association to the Board of Management this year to […]

Remakes of Famous Paintings

Remakes of Famous Paintings

We got a fantastic response to the request for remakes of famous paintings. So many in fact that we could not put them all on the website. Here are a few and the rest will be on class blogs. Well done to everyone who participated. We hope you enjoyed it and learned a little about […]