Summer Holidays

Summer Holidays

Summer Holidays

As we come to the end of the school year, we would like to take this opportunity to thank all parents for their incredible support during the year.

Also, a big thank you to our Parents Association and Board of Management for their continued help and support.

To our 6th class pupils, while we are sad that you are moving on we know that you will be excellent ambassadors for our school. We are incredibly proud of each one of you and wish you all the very best in the future.

We wish all other pupils, our staff, and the wider school community the very best and hope you all have a lovely summer.

We will see you all refreshed and re-energised for another school year on Monday the 29th of August 2022, we will be opening for a half day for all pupils on this day.

 

 

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Step One: Science

Experiment One Strand: Living Things Class: 2nd Class Activity: Mini Beast HuntExperiment Two Strand: Energy and Forces Class: 1st Class Activity: Marble RunExperiment Three Strand: Materials Class: 6th Class Activity: Design and make a Lava LampExperiment Four...

Tech Week 2022

We marked 'Tech Week' from Monday 21st of March to Friday 25th of March this year.   There were many technology-related activities throughout each class during the week. IPADS Our school is very lucky to be in a position to have a set of 30 IPads. Each class had their...

Engineers Week 2022

We marked 'Engineers Week' from Monday 7th of March to Friday 11th March this year.     Engineering Week activities this year included the following activities lego challenges, STEM challenges through the use of our STEM Box, an engineering quiz,  and learning about...

Engineer Visits 3rd Class

During Engineers Week, we were delighted to welcome Niamh Ryan to 3rd class in Knockskeagh National School.  Niamh Ryan is a climate ambassador and engineer and gave an insight into sustainable development and engineering.  It was a really interesting and fun morning....

Knockskeagh Virtual Tour

We welcome you to take a look at this short video which gives an insight into the activities that Knockskeagh National School has to offer its pupil's. We really think it looks amazing. Well done to all pupils and staff who helped make it a very special video tour, we...

Lego Building Competition

Fifth class pupils Evan O Crowley and Odhran O Sullivan entered a Lego building competition run by Autism-Friendly Clonakilty recently. They loved every second of creating this building of what “My Clonakilty” looks like and worked extremely hard over these last few...

Energy Workshop

We were delighted to welcome an Energy Workshop from the Lifetime Lab. Our 3rd, 4th and 5th classes engaged in the energy workshops which covered the topics of energy sources, climate change, CO2, and what we as individuals can do to reduce the amount of energy we...

Knockskeagh Podcast

Podcast: "The Story of Tojo"   2nd Class has been busy creating and recording their very first podcast recently. It is all about the visit of a spider monkey named Tojo to Clonakilty nearly 80 years ago. The podcast was recorded in Knockskeagh and produced by all...

Science Week 2021

We marked 'Science Week' from Monday 8th to Friday 12th November last week.   There was a variety of science activities investigated and explored in each class this year including; a range of science experiments, bug hunts, science shows, our virtual Science Showcase,...

6th Class Graduation

6th Class Graduation

6th Class Graduation

Congratulations to our fabulous 6th class who graduated today from Primary School!

They have been a brilliant class and each and every one of them has unbelievable talents!

We can’t wait to hear about all your future successes in life!

You will all be missed!

Best of luck and don’t forget to come back to visit us! 😀

Step One: Science

Experiment One Strand: Living Things Class: 2nd Class Activity: Mini Beast HuntExperiment Two Strand: Energy and Forces Class: 1st Class Activity: Marble RunExperiment Three Strand: Materials Class: 6th Class Activity: Design and make a Lava LampExperiment Four...

Tech Week 2022

We marked 'Tech Week' from Monday 21st of March to Friday 25th of March this year.   There were many technology-related activities throughout each class during the week. IPADS Our school is very lucky to be in a position to have a set of 30 IPads. Each class had their...

Engineers Week 2022

We marked 'Engineers Week' from Monday 7th of March to Friday 11th March this year.     Engineering Week activities this year included the following activities lego challenges, STEM challenges through the use of our STEM Box, an engineering quiz,  and learning about...

Engineer Visits 3rd Class

During Engineers Week, we were delighted to welcome Niamh Ryan to 3rd class in Knockskeagh National School.  Niamh Ryan is a climate ambassador and engineer and gave an insight into sustainable development and engineering.  It was a really interesting and fun morning....

Knockskeagh Virtual Tour

We welcome you to take a look at this short video which gives an insight into the activities that Knockskeagh National School has to offer its pupil's. We really think it looks amazing. Well done to all pupils and staff who helped make it a very special video tour, we...

Lego Building Competition

Fifth class pupils Evan O Crowley and Odhran O Sullivan entered a Lego building competition run by Autism-Friendly Clonakilty recently. They loved every second of creating this building of what “My Clonakilty” looks like and worked extremely hard over these last few...

Energy Workshop

We were delighted to welcome an Energy Workshop from the Lifetime Lab. Our 3rd, 4th and 5th classes engaged in the energy workshops which covered the topics of energy sources, climate change, CO2, and what we as individuals can do to reduce the amount of energy we...

Knockskeagh Podcast

Podcast: "The Story of Tojo"   2nd Class has been busy creating and recording their very first podcast recently. It is all about the visit of a spider monkey named Tojo to Clonakilty nearly 80 years ago. The podcast was recorded in Knockskeagh and produced by all...

Science Week 2021

We marked 'Science Week' from Monday 8th to Friday 12th November last week.   There was a variety of science activities investigated and explored in each class this year including; a range of science experiments, bug hunts, science shows, our virtual Science Showcase,...

Latest News

Summer Holidays

Summer Holidays

As we come to the end of the school year, we would like to take this opportunity to thank all parents for their...

read more
6th Class Graduation

6th Class Graduation

Congratulations to our fabulous 6th class who graduated today from Primary School! They have been a brilliant class...

read more

Knockskeagh Medal Presentation

Knockskeagh Medal Presentation

Knockskeagh Medal Presentation

We were honoured to have members of the Beamish Cup winning Lyre Rovers soccer team in our school today to present medals to; our sports day participants and other sport tournament winners in our school.

The guests consisted of former pupils Michael Keohane and Shane Collins, Aaron Griffin, and manager Willie Griffin. We thank them for taking the time to visit our school today with the Beamish Cup.

Well done to all participants and winners in all recent sports competitions. 👏👏🥇🏆

Step One: Science

Experiment One Strand: Living Things Class: 2nd Class Activity: Mini Beast HuntExperiment Two Strand: Energy and Forces Class: 1st Class Activity: Marble RunExperiment Three Strand: Materials Class: 6th Class Activity: Design and make a Lava LampExperiment Four...

Tech Week 2022

We marked 'Tech Week' from Monday 21st of March to Friday 25th of March this year.   There were many technology-related activities throughout each class during the week. IPADS Our school is very lucky to be in a position to have a set of 30 IPads. Each class had their...

Engineers Week 2022

We marked 'Engineers Week' from Monday 7th of March to Friday 11th March this year.     Engineering Week activities this year included the following activities lego challenges, STEM challenges through the use of our STEM Box, an engineering quiz,  and learning about...

Engineer Visits 3rd Class

During Engineers Week, we were delighted to welcome Niamh Ryan to 3rd class in Knockskeagh National School.  Niamh Ryan is a climate ambassador and engineer and gave an insight into sustainable development and engineering.  It was a really interesting and fun morning....

Knockskeagh Virtual Tour

We welcome you to take a look at this short video which gives an insight into the activities that Knockskeagh National School has to offer its pupil's. We really think it looks amazing. Well done to all pupils and staff who helped make it a very special video tour, we...

Lego Building Competition

Fifth class pupils Evan O Crowley and Odhran O Sullivan entered a Lego building competition run by Autism-Friendly Clonakilty recently. They loved every second of creating this building of what “My Clonakilty” looks like and worked extremely hard over these last few...

Energy Workshop

We were delighted to welcome an Energy Workshop from the Lifetime Lab. Our 3rd, 4th and 5th classes engaged in the energy workshops which covered the topics of energy sources, climate change, CO2, and what we as individuals can do to reduce the amount of energy we...

Knockskeagh Podcast

Podcast: "The Story of Tojo"   2nd Class has been busy creating and recording their very first podcast recently. It is all about the visit of a spider monkey named Tojo to Clonakilty nearly 80 years ago. The podcast was recorded in Knockskeagh and produced by all...

Science Week 2021

We marked 'Science Week' from Monday 8th to Friday 12th November last week.   There was a variety of science activities investigated and explored in each class this year including; a range of science experiments, bug hunts, science shows, our virtual Science Showcase,...

Latest News

Summer Holidays

Summer Holidays

As we come to the end of the school year, we would like to take this opportunity to thank all parents for their...

read more
6th Class Graduation

6th Class Graduation

Congratulations to our fabulous 6th class who graduated today from Primary School! They have been a brilliant class...

read more

Clonakilty Credit Union Ice Cream Delivery

Clonakilty Credit Union Ice Cream Delivery

Clonakilty Credit Union Ice Cream Delivery

What a beautiful day to get ice cream delivered to our school 🍦 🍨

Many thanks to all at Clonakilty Credit Union and Clonakilty Homemade Ice Cream for the lovely treat today. Knockskeagh National School was very lucky to be one of two local schools to get ice cream delivered after a recent social media vote.

Huge thanks to everybody who voted for Knocskeagh Naitional School too.

It really was delicious 😀

Step One: Science

Experiment One Strand: Living Things Class: 2nd Class Activity: Mini Beast HuntExperiment Two Strand: Energy and Forces Class: 1st Class Activity: Marble RunExperiment Three Strand: Materials Class: 6th Class Activity: Design and make a Lava LampExperiment Four...

Tech Week 2022

We marked 'Tech Week' from Monday 21st of March to Friday 25th of March this year.   There were many technology-related activities throughout each class during the week. IPADS Our school is very lucky to be in a position to have a set of 30 IPads. Each class had their...

Engineers Week 2022

We marked 'Engineers Week' from Monday 7th of March to Friday 11th March this year.     Engineering Week activities this year included the following activities lego challenges, STEM challenges through the use of our STEM Box, an engineering quiz,  and learning about...

Engineer Visits 3rd Class

During Engineers Week, we were delighted to welcome Niamh Ryan to 3rd class in Knockskeagh National School.  Niamh Ryan is a climate ambassador and engineer and gave an insight into sustainable development and engineering.  It was a really interesting and fun morning....

Knockskeagh Virtual Tour

We welcome you to take a look at this short video which gives an insight into the activities that Knockskeagh National School has to offer its pupil's. We really think it looks amazing. Well done to all pupils and staff who helped make it a very special video tour, we...

Lego Building Competition

Fifth class pupils Evan O Crowley and Odhran O Sullivan entered a Lego building competition run by Autism-Friendly Clonakilty recently. They loved every second of creating this building of what “My Clonakilty” looks like and worked extremely hard over these last few...

Energy Workshop

We were delighted to welcome an Energy Workshop from the Lifetime Lab. Our 3rd, 4th and 5th classes engaged in the energy workshops which covered the topics of energy sources, climate change, CO2, and what we as individuals can do to reduce the amount of energy we...

Knockskeagh Podcast

Podcast: "The Story of Tojo"   2nd Class has been busy creating and recording their very first podcast recently. It is all about the visit of a spider monkey named Tojo to Clonakilty nearly 80 years ago. The podcast was recorded in Knockskeagh and produced by all...

Science Week 2021

We marked 'Science Week' from Monday 8th to Friday 12th November last week.   There was a variety of science activities investigated and explored in each class this year including; a range of science experiments, bug hunts, science shows, our virtual Science Showcase,...

Latest News

Summer Holidays

Summer Holidays

As we come to the end of the school year, we would like to take this opportunity to thank all parents for their...

read more
6th Class Graduation

6th Class Graduation

Congratulations to our fabulous 6th class who graduated today from Primary School! They have been a brilliant class...

read more

Sports Day 2022

Sports Day 2022

Sports Day 2022

Sports Day ⚽️🏀🏑

What a day!!
Sports Day was jam-packed with activities including fun relays, basketball, obstacle courses, a bouncy castle run, yoga, cycling, Olympic handball and rock art.

The return to the Sports Days of old was very welcome indeed. 😊 This together with the fun activities led by teachers and the sun shining brightly made for a Sports Day that we’ll never forget.

Well done to everyone involved 😊🏆

Step One: Science

Experiment One Strand: Living Things Class: 2nd Class Activity: Mini Beast HuntExperiment Two Strand: Energy and Forces Class: 1st Class Activity: Marble RunExperiment Three Strand: Materials Class: 6th Class Activity: Design and make a Lava LampExperiment Four...

Tech Week 2022

We marked 'Tech Week' from Monday 21st of March to Friday 25th of March this year.   There were many technology-related activities throughout each class during the week. IPADS Our school is very lucky to be in a position to have a set of 30 IPads. Each class had their...

Engineers Week 2022

We marked 'Engineers Week' from Monday 7th of March to Friday 11th March this year.     Engineering Week activities this year included the following activities lego challenges, STEM challenges through the use of our STEM Box, an engineering quiz,  and learning about...

Engineer Visits 3rd Class

During Engineers Week, we were delighted to welcome Niamh Ryan to 3rd class in Knockskeagh National School.  Niamh Ryan is a climate ambassador and engineer and gave an insight into sustainable development and engineering.  It was a really interesting and fun morning....

Knockskeagh Virtual Tour

We welcome you to take a look at this short video which gives an insight into the activities that Knockskeagh National School has to offer its pupil's. We really think it looks amazing. Well done to all pupils and staff who helped make it a very special video tour, we...

Lego Building Competition

Fifth class pupils Evan O Crowley and Odhran O Sullivan entered a Lego building competition run by Autism-Friendly Clonakilty recently. They loved every second of creating this building of what “My Clonakilty” looks like and worked extremely hard over these last few...

Energy Workshop

We were delighted to welcome an Energy Workshop from the Lifetime Lab. Our 3rd, 4th and 5th classes engaged in the energy workshops which covered the topics of energy sources, climate change, CO2, and what we as individuals can do to reduce the amount of energy we...

Knockskeagh Podcast

Podcast: "The Story of Tojo"   2nd Class has been busy creating and recording their very first podcast recently. It is all about the visit of a spider monkey named Tojo to Clonakilty nearly 80 years ago. The podcast was recorded in Knockskeagh and produced by all...

Science Week 2021

We marked 'Science Week' from Monday 8th to Friday 12th November last week.   There was a variety of science activities investigated and explored in each class this year including; a range of science experiments, bug hunts, science shows, our virtual Science Showcase,...

Latest News

Summer Holidays

Summer Holidays

As we come to the end of the school year, we would like to take this opportunity to thank all parents for their...

read more
6th Class Graduation

6th Class Graduation

Congratulations to our fabulous 6th class who graduated today from Primary School! They have been a brilliant class...

read more

Camogie and Hurling Tournaments 2022

Camogie and Hurling Tournaments 2022

Camogie and Hurling Tournaments 2022

Our school recently held internal camogie and hurling tournaments for pupils in 2nd and 3rd classes, as well as in 5th and  6th classes. 

Dick Barrett Cup

Our 5th and 6th class pupils played for the Dick Barrett Cup.  🏆

Some fantastic hurling and camogie was on display all day!

Thank you to The Weir Family Health Clinic for their kind sponsorship of the tournament. smile

 

Little ‘Flyer Nyhan’ Cup

2nd and 3rd-class pupils played a camogie/hurling tournament recently in beautiful sunshine. The pupils played for the inaugural Little Flyer Nyhan Cup which is named after the famed Flyer Nyhan who is a past pupil of our school.

There was fantastic skill, endeavor and teamwork on display. In a very close final, Cork gained victory over Kilkenny.

Well done to all participants for their efforts today. 👍🏆

Knockskeagh Medal Presentation

We were honoured to have members of the Beamish Cup winning Lyre Rovers soccer team in our school today to present medals to; our sports day participants and other sport tournament winners in our school. The guests consisted of former pupils Michael Keohane and Shane...

Sports Day 2022

Sports Day ⚽️🏀🏑 What a day!!Sports Day was jam-packed with activities including fun relays, basketball, obstacle courses, a bouncy castle run, yoga, cycling, Olympic handball and rock art. The return to the Sports Days of old was very welcome indeed. 😊 This together...

Camogie and Hurling Tournaments 2022

Our school recently held internal camogie and hurling tournaments for pupils in 2nd and 3rd classes, as well as in 5th and  6th classes.  Dick Barrett Cup Our 5th and 6th class pupils played for the Dick Barrett Cup.  Some fantastic hurling and camogie was on display...

Soccer 2022

Our school recently held internal Champions League soccer tournaments for pupils in classes 2nd to 6th class. The junior Champions League tournament consisted of pupils in 2nd and 3rd class and the senior Champions League tournament consisted of pupils in 4th - 6th...

Corn 2022

Corn GAA Final and Presentation On Monday 13th of June, the final of the Corn GAA Football Tournament was played. The Corn tournament involved teams from 6th class playing against each other. The top two teams after the group stage games were Sligo and Limerick and...

Cork City Sports

Cork City Sports It was a very proud day for Knockskeagh NS in the City Sports today. The day started with the girls bringing home three 2nd place trophy’s in the sprints. Kitty May Walsh, Allanah O'Connell and Alice McCarthy. 🥈 The girls junior relay team finished...

Sciath na Scoil

Sciath na Scoil Our Sciath na Scoil boys team was narrowly beaten in their final against Kilmeen NS today. The Knockskeagh team can be very proud of their performance as they played some excellent football! They kept going right till the end and showed great team...

Wellness Week 2022

Wellness Week 2022 Wellness activities this week aimed to create an awareness of the importance of; exercise, connection, creativity, and fun to boost your mood. Some of the activities engaged in included, mindful moments, active breaks, morning shake-up, mindful art,...

St Patricks Day 2022

St Patrick's Day celebrations this year were something that we'll certainly remember as it was a return to the in-person parade of a few years ago.  Our school took part in the parade organised by the Clonakilty Mayoral Town Council. The theme for this year's parade...

Latest News

Summer Holidays

Summer Holidays

As we come to the end of the school year, we would like to take this opportunity to thank all parents for their...

read more
6th Class Graduation

6th Class Graduation

Congratulations to our fabulous 6th class who graduated today from Primary School! They have been a brilliant class...

read more