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Welcome to Killusty National School!

Beannachtaí agus Fáilte go Scoil Náisiúnta Cill Loiste!


Happy Easter From Killusty N.S. 

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Confirmation Day 

On March 20th 2024 10 children from 5th and 6th class celebrated the very special occasion of their Confirmation in Holy Trinity Church in Fethard. A wonderful day for all. 

Seachtain na Gaeilge  

Children enjoyed many activities as they celebrated Seachtain na Gaeilge - Singing, Games, Competitions, Drama, Art, Quizzes. Bhí an-spaoi againn.

The Chick Project 

Bringing it back to nature! There was much excitement on the morning the chicks hatched. A lovely spring project.

Happy St. Patrick's Day From Killusty N.S. 


Green Schools

As part of our Green Schools work on Water, children in Killusty School entered the Water for Peace A3 poster competition.
We have also been busy litter picking

Sacramental Preparation 

In preparation for Confirmation 2024, 5th and 6th class children attended a retreat in Holy Cross Abbey on Thursday, February 8th. 
The Ceremony of Light  took place on Sunday, March 10th in Killusty Church where families and the community joined the 5th and 6th class in their preparation for Confirmation. 

Come Holy Spirit 

World Book Day 2024 

Spring is in the air!

Check out our Spring Art

Community Games

Children in Killusty School participated in the First Round of the Art and Hand Writing Community Games in March. Wonderful pieces were entered by all and to much delight many medals made their way out to Killusty School.

Active Schools

We are keeping our commitment  to being an active school on the top of our agenda. On February 20th Killusty Children from 5th and 6th class travelled to Cahir to participate in the FAI Soccer tournament.  The weather cooperated and a great morning was had by all. 

Active Schools

On Tuesday 13th of February 2024 our neighbouring school joined us for a fun hurling Match on Killusty Pitch . 

Pancake Tuesday 

Killusty Master Chefs got down to business on Tuesday 13th of February  creating delicious smells all over the school. 

Active Schools

Our playground leaders are busy in Term 2 organising games and activities during break times. 

Green Schools - Water Theme

We have been very busy here in Killusty School working towards our Water Green Flag. Our committee members got to work identifying all our water points and drawing up a map.  


Children  in Killusty School made a well being tree by attaching leaves with positive thoughts and inspirational quotes. 
Our special tree is the first thing we see when we open the door in the morning.

St Brigid's Day and St. Valentine's Day Art 

Making St. Brigid's special cloak using fabric and fibre. 
Finger Painting hearts to mark St. Valentine's Day. 

Clothing Collection  

A clothing collection - supporting charities and promoting recycling - took place in Killusty N.S. on Friday February 2nd 2024. 
Rules of Collection Company 
Great support on the day. 

Thank You. 

Space Explorers

In January 2024, Children in the Junior Room completed a project on the Solar System. Check out our work.
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