Speech and Drama exams at Killygarry

Speech and Drama exams at Killygarry

125 children from Killygarry National School took the Irish Board of Speech and Drama grade exams before Easter. Everybody had to recite a poem and answer questions for the examiner. First class also had to speak about a favourite toy. Second class had to speak about a picture they had drawn. Third class had to […]

Community Games Quiz

Congratulations to the Senior Quiz team who came second in the recent County Cavan Community Games quiz. They are pictured here with Christy Quinn of the Cavan Community Games.

Gaeilge i gCill a Gharraí

Gaeilge i gCill a Gharraí

Bhí gaeilge á labhairt ar fud na háite i gCill a Gharraí le linn Seachtain na Gaeilge agus seo iad na páiste a bhuaigh “Gaeilgeoir na Seachtaine” ‘sna ranganna áirithe: Arón, Jude, Mindaugas, Sorcha, Amelia, Niamh agus Korneliusz. Maith sibh go léir!

Ms Kennedy says “Thank you”

Ms Kennedy says “Thank you”

Ms Kennedy, our retired teacher came in to talk to all the classes about her trip to Gambia in January. She showed us photos of the children in the school she worked in. She also showed us how she had spent all the money we had collected for her. While she was there she got […]

Killygarry Samba in St Patrick’s Day Parade

Killygarry Samba in St Patrick’s Day Parade

The children of Killygarry National School weren’t afraid of a getting wet this St Patrick’s Day. They bravely donned their green hats and played their hearts out in the rain and cold. Well done to all the pupils, parents and teachers involved.                          

Anti-bullying talk

There will be a talk for parents about cyber-bullying  in the school tonight at 8pm. There will also be a short introduction to the school’s new anti-bullying programme, followed by a cup of tea or coffee.

World Book Day

World Book Day

Thursday 7th March was World Book Day. Pupils in Killygarry celebrated with all sorts of activities: We were reading books, writing books, reviewing books, acting out books, making book marks, doing book quizzes, drawing pictures of books and dressing up as book characters. Here are a few of the wonderful characters who were found wandering […]

Quiz team takes first place

Quiz team takes first place

Congratulations to both our quiz teams who participated in the Cumann na mBunscol quiz in the Kilmore Hotel on Wednesday night. A special word of congrats to the senior team who came first! A big thank you to Ms Aoife Smith who trained the teams rigorously. Sorcha, Barry, Gemma and Adam receive their prize money […]

Cian, Ben and Jack withe the cup

Soccer Success

Killygarry fielded a girls’ and a boys’ team for today’s futsal soccer tournament in Cavan Astro park. The girls did very well, winning 2 out of 5 matches. The boys went all the way to the final and won! They brought home the new cup to Killygarry School and get to keep it for a […]

Cash for Clobber

Thanks to everyone and in particular the Parents’ Association for raising €708 in the recent used clothing collection at the school.