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.  

Giving to Charities this Christmas

Thank you to all the boys and girls who brought in selection boxes for the St Vincent de Paul and food hamper items for TheLions Club. This was done in place of getting Christmas presents for the teachers and we would like to each and every one of you for your generosity.     

Kate with her class

Kate’s a winner!

Kate in first class did us proud by writing the winning ” Letter to Santa” for the Anglo Celt newspaper. Kate won a €100 voucher for Toy Master for herself and another one for the school. Thank you Kate and well done!    

Christmas art

Christmas Arts Day

Tuesday was our Christmas Arts and Crafts display and samba performances. Thanks to everyone who made the day a great success.            

Christmas Display and Performances

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 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: Mrs. […]

WInners in Ms O Reilly's

Swimming Gala Success

Congratulations to all the children who participated in the Swimming Gala in the Sports Complex last Wednesday.  Lots and lots of medals were won and the children had a great day.  Here are the medal winners below: Under 8 Back Crawl: Bronze medal to Craig in First Class Under 10 Back Crawl: Silver medal to James in […]