Scoil an Chlochair Kilbeggan National School

Kilbeggan National School


Information for 2019-2020

3rd  April 2020

Dear Parents

Thank you to all of the families who have engaged in the work the has been taking place over the past three weeks. Thanks also to our staff for all their involvement in uploading and reviewing the work the children have done. We are encouraging all of you to take a well deserved break from formal school work. For the two weeks of the Easter period we have outlined many activities below which the children may consider doing. Please have a look at the different classes as there are many activites suited for all different age groups that the children will enjoy completing. 

If you have any photographs of artwork or activities you are involved in please email to


and we will upload them to our gallery which you can see by clicking


You can also use


on Twitter 

We wish all a very safe and happy Easter

Mr Rabbitt

Please click on the images below:

  • Advice about talking to our children about Covid 19 
  • A Letter from the Chief Medical Officer to parents 

Have a look at the Healthy Ireland Website by clicking HERE

Contact the school at


The section below contains work  information for each class. 

Click on each class below for a list of activities that children may complete over the Easter period:

Junior Infants

Senior Infants

1st Class

2nd Class

3rd Class Blue

3rd Class Red

4th Class

5th Class

6th Class 

SET Teachers


Click on your child's class below to see the work assigned for Week2 

March 23rd to March 27th 

Junior Infants

Senior Infants

1st Class

2nd Class

3rd Class Blue

3rd Class Red

4th Class

5th Class

6th Class

Ms O'Neill's Groups

Ms Campbell's Groups

Ms McDonnell's Groups

Click HERE for a list of very useful educational websites 

Click on your child's class below to see the work assigned for Week 1 March 18th 19th and 20th 

Junior Infant

Senior Infants

1st Class

2nd Class

3rd Class Blue

3rd Class Red

4th Class

5th Class

6th Class

Ms ONeill's Groups

Ms Campbell's Groups

Click HERE for a list of very useful educational websites 

Click below for the Choice Boards

Please click on the link below to see the Nationwide programme featuring Kilbeggan GAA and Scoil an Chlochair


Watch the video by clicking on the link below: 

BOM 2019-2023 

The new Board of Management has taken office from December 1st 2019. The members are:

Geraldine Fennell, Chairperson

Father Brendan Corrigan, Patron's Nominee

Niall Rabbitt, Principal

Brenda Watts, Teachers' Representative

Luke McNamee, Parents' Representative

Martina Rochford, Parents' Representative

Karen McCormack, Community Representative

Sheelagh Keenan, Community Representative

  • Dates for 2019-2020
    • First Confession for children in 2nd class will take place in St James's Church at 7.30pm on Wednesday, April 1st 2020.
    • Confirmation for children in 6th class will take place on Thursday, May 7th 2020 at 11am in St James's Church Kilbeggan.
    • First Holy Communion for children in 2nd class is on Saturday, May 16th 2020 at 11am in St James's Church.

  • Staff List for 2019-2020 Please see our new staff teaching list for 2019-2020 HERE

  • See our  End of the Year 2018-2019 Newsletter  HERE

  • Click HERE for more information on Drumcondra Standardised testing 


  • See important information regarding the Stay Safe Programme. Please be aware of the lessons being taught so that you can answer any concerns your child may have by clicking HERE  

  •  See Calendar HERE

Please click HERE to connect to our Digital Learning Plan 2019-2021

Please click HERE for our revised School Handbook

(updated on March 27th  2020)

Parents' Association

Parent Association Committee will meet when the school reopens 




 We ask all parents/guardians to consider becoming involved in our Parent Association and in this way become involved in your child’s education. Meetings are a good opportunity to hear about what is happening in school and be involved in planning for the future. Please join us.


Board of Management

Please see updated  reports on the BOM page by clicking



Child Protection 

Please see our Child Protection Procedures :

Child Safety Statement HERE

Risk Assessment HERE


Click HERE for School Calendar 2019-2020

Click HERE for our  Newsletters

Click HERE for drop off and collection Map


•The Board of Management of Scoil an Chlochair is concerned about the safety of the children in the Church Car Park. We request the cooperation of drivers who drop off and collect children each day.

•Please observe a speed limit of 5km in the car park

•The ‘Set Down’ area in the car park should be strictly for SET DOWN ONLY. If you are going into the school with your child or children please use the marked parking bays provided.

•When collecting children all parents should park in the parking bays.

No parking or waiting in the clearway areas.

•The children walk over to the church regularly.. Please do not park on the marked pathway.

•Please take care of our children!

Click for latest newsletter


Enrolment 2018-2019

Please see our updated enrolment policy (on Policies page)  for information about your child's enrolment.

Scoil an Chlochair Whole School Inspection Reports

Click on the links below

WSE January 2013

WSE Follow Up May 2014

Health and Safety

The health and safety of all our school community is most important at all times  Please talk to your child about taking care around the school grounds and when entering and leaving school. We ask that all parents and guardians observe a 5kph through the church car park at all times. Please do not park or wait in the set down area. 

Welcome to our website.

Check it out for all the latest  information

Teachers link HERE

Please see information regarding the Drumcondra Standardised Tests


Contact school 0579333558 or office@kilbeggannationalschool.com