Scoil an Chlochair Kilbeggan National School

Kilbeggan National School


Information for 2019-2020


Please click the image below for our February Newsletter

Please click HERE for our revised School Handbook

Dates for your diary.........

Swimming, for 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th classes will commence on Tuesday, 25th February

Wednesday, 26th February - the children will attend mass at 9.30am and receive ashes.

Friday, 28th February - 6th class are running a bake sale. Please send in baked goods on Friday morning. The children should bring in some spending money 

Monday, 2nd March School Photos with County Photos 

World Book Day is on Thursday March 5th. Our Parent's Association are inviting all the children to bring in some books to exchange on the day ( Please bing up to 5 books as a maximum). If you have books in you can exchange with others

Sunflowers Breakfast and Afterschool Club will commence on Monday March 2nd 2020. Send back your expressions of interest form by Wednesday 26th February to the school. Please see details by clicking on the posters  below

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: 


We are encouraging all of our children to attend school every day. Last year six children missed no days and came to school every day. So far this year (November 25th) 80 children have had perfect attendance!! Well done! 

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
    • The school is closed for inservice on Friday, February 14th 
    • The school is closed for the February Midterm from Monday, February 17th until Friday February 21st. School will reopen on Monday February 24th. 
    • 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

(updated on December 9th, 2019)

Parents' Association

Parent Association Committee meeting on Wednesday, 4th March in school staff room.  




 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