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Welcome to the website of Loughquittane N.S. Killarney, Co. Kerry. We are a co-educational school catering for children from Junior Infants through to 6th class. Situated in beautiful Muckross, a mere 5 minute drive from Killarney, our school has been educating children for over 140 years since its foundation in 1870.

Our school community is a vibrant partnership between pupils, parents, teachers and staff. Ongoing contact is maintained through parent teacher meetings and the child’s journal. The school principal, Ms. Alison Coffey is delighted to welcome prospective parents and will give them a tour of the school.

The staff of Loughquittane N.S. work as a highly committed team, ensuring a happy, productive learning environment for all our children.

Children with special needs or those who are experiencing learning difficulties receive extra support from our learning support teacher and our resource teacher.
Events include School Sports, Soccer Blitz, Music & baking etc. Recently we have been awarded our 4th Green Flag by an Taisce in recognition of our environmental awareness Green School Project as well as achieving the status of a Health Promoting School which was granted to us by the Department of Health in recognition of our efforts to promote healthy eating and hygiene standards amongst the children.

Loughquittane N.S. is committed to the total development of each child in our care, taking a holistic view of the child’s education through Academia, Sport and the Arts, ensuring each child who leaves our care does so as a well rounded individual ready for the challenges the next step in their education will present. Our aim is to encourage respect for self and for others in the context of learning.

Facilities within the school include ample access to computers for each child, a resource room for indoor activities such as drama and music etc as well as a large outdoor play area including a basketball court and an all weather astro turf football field.

We strive to ensure that the time your child spends with us is a happy one and our aim is to have each child smiling both at the beginning and the end of each school day.

If you have any further questions please don’t hesitate to call and say hello!!!

 


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A huge congratulations to two of our past pupils, Karis Koschan and Niamh Coffey who picked up very prestigious awards this week on their graduations from St Brigid's Presentation Secondary School. Karis was awarded the highly esteemed CEIST award while Niamh was awarded the extremely prestigious Orla Benson Award. We are delighted for both girls and very proud to count them among our former pupils of Loughquittane NS. Two outstanding young women, we are in no doubt that the awards are richly deserved. Well done Niamh and Karis and best of luck with wherever life leads, you will be a success wherever you go. ... See MoreSee Less

A huge congratulations to two of our past pupils, Karis Koschan and Niamh Coffey who picked up very prestigious awards this week on their graduations from St Brigids Presentation Secondary School. Karis was awarded the highly esteemed CEIST award while Niamh was awarded the extremely prestigious Orla Benson Award. We are delighted for both girls and very proud to count them among our former pupils of Loughquittane NS. Two outstanding young women, we are in no doubt that the awards are richly deserved. Well done Niamh and Karis and best of luck with wherever life leads, you will be a success wherever you go.Image attachment

Hi all, there is a post from Ms Coffey on Classdojo to all parents as of this afternoon. It is under parent stories. ... See MoreSee Less

Another big thank you for this video #muckrosshouse ... See MoreSee Less

Another great video sent in reminding us how lucky we are to be surrounded by all this beauty 💐 🌱 ⛰ ... See MoreSee Less

Bird song with the distinct sound of the Cuckoo on Mangerton road❤ ... See MoreSee Less

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Distance Learning

We appreciate this can be a trying time at home so here are some ideas for fun activities the children could partake in while at home!! Children ( and grown up children!!) are sure to have great fun completing some of these tasks!! Also remember, the Irish school book publishers have all made the school […]

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Opening Our Hearts For Valentine’s Day

We recently turned the school red to raise money for Our Lady’s Hospital for Sick Children in Crumlin. This is a very worthy charity and one which is very close to our hearts here in Loughquittane NS. Everyone dressed up in red for the day and brought in a donation for the hospital through which […]

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