Seachtain na Gaeilge 2023
We celebrated Seachtain na Gaeilge from March 13th to 16th. We finished the week with a ceolchoirm and a céilí. Below is a short video of our ‘Seachtain na Gaeilge’.
First Aid Training 2023
Admission Notice for 2022/2023 School year
Welcome to Kilnadeema National School's website!
Located in a rural, peaceful setting, overlooking the town of Loughrea, Kilnadeema National School is a school that combines a caring community spirit with a progressive educational outlook. Our school has a happy, vibrant environment where children are enthused with a love of learning and where confidence, skills and knowledge are developed in our pupils to face the challenges of the 21st century. In our teaching, we aim to ensure that pupils of all abilities have the opportunity to fulfil their learning potential.
Teachers energetically and creatively strive to provide a holistic education by guiding, nurturing and encouraging students. Our entire educational approach compliments parents as they are their children’s primary and most influential educator. Our teachers keep parents abreast of their children’s strengths, challenges, progress and goals.
Book lists 2022 - 2023
Calendar 2022 - 2023
Term 1, 2022
Wednesday, August 31st 2022 - School reopens
Mid term break: Monday 31st October- Friday 4th November 2022
Parent Teacher Meetings: 15th & 16th November 2022
Wednesday 21st December 2022 - Christmas Holidays (closed from the 22nd)
Term 2, 2023
Thursday 5th January 2023 - Term 2 begins
Monday 6th February 2023 - Public Holiday
Thursday 16th, Friday 17th February 2023- Mid term break
Friday 17th March 2023- Public Holiday
Friday 31st March 2023- Easter holidays (school closed from Monday 3rd April)
Term 3, 2023
Monday 17th April 2023- School reopens after Easter holidays
Monday, May 1st 2023 - Bank Holiday
8th - 12th May 2023 - Administration of Drumcondra Spelling Tests*
15th - 19th May 2023 - Administration of Drumcondra Primary Reading Tests*
22nd - 26th May 2023 - Administration of Drumcondra Maths Tests *
Monday June 5th 2023 - Bank Holiday
Friday June 23rd 2023- Summer Holidays (closed from 24th)
*Please appreciate that these dates are subject to change depending on circumstances within the school.
If booking anything based on dates on this publication, it is recommended you call the school first to confirm dates.