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.

Pancake Tuesday

There was a delicious smell wafting through the corridors of Killygarry school today as chief cooks Mrs McCabe, Mr Finnegan and SNA Jessie made pancakes for everyone. The junior classes got to help out and everybody got to sample them.  

6th class charity car wash

Green Schools Day of Action

We had our Green Schools Day of Action for Water on Friday the 1st February. Here are some of the things we got up to!               6th class charity car wash (€80 for Water for Cameroon)         Archimede’s screw (a water pump with no power)           Floating and sinking […]

St Brigid’s Day

St Brigid’s Day

St Brigid is the patron saint of our school. She was born in Faughert, Co Louth around 450AD. Her father was a pagan chieftain and her mother was a Christian slave, possibly abducted from Portugal some years before and brought to Ireland to work-just  like St Patrick had been. In her early years, Brigid lived and […]

Calendar 2014/15 & School Times

SCHOOL CALENDAR 2014-15 Opening                   School Opening: Monday 1st September Mid-Term               School Closing: Friday 24th October School Reopening: Monday 3rd November Christmas                 School Closing: Friday 19th December School Reopening: Monday 5th January Mid-Term                 School Closing: Wednesday 18th February School Reopening: Monday 23rd February St. Patrick’s Day     School Closed: Tuesday 17th March Easter                        School Closing: Friday 27th March School […]

Anthony and Corey present the cheque to Ms Kennedy

Fundraising for Gambia

A grand total of €1300 was raised by the pupils in Killygarry for Ms Kennedyto bring to Gambia. Ms Kennedy would like to sincerely thank all the parents, pupils and staff of Killygarry NS for the huge effort that was made to raise funds for this deserving cause.