School News & Events

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June 2021

It was great to welcome our Minister for Education to the school.

Minister for Education Norma Foley visited our school today. We were delighted to welcome her to our school. She thanked our school staff, pupils and parents for all the … Read more →

Stem Excellence

Kinvara N.S. has been awarded the Plaque of STEM Excellence by Science Foundation Ireland for the 6th year running. The Discover Primary Science and Maths Award aims to increase interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) among students, teachers and … Read more →

Active School Flag

We are delighted here in St. Joseph’s NS to have been awarded our Active Schools Flag after a very busy school year of lots of activities and hard work. The Active School Flag (ASF) is awarded to schools that strive … Read more →

Resources for Learning at Home

Please find resources that you can use with your children to support their learning at home.

Document here. are offering a months free membership to all parents, details are in the document above. Their Parents’ Hub is a good … Read more →

Accelerated Reader Launch

We are delighted to roll out Accelerated Reader from 3rd to 6th Classes. Thank you to the Parent’s Council and all who helped catalogue our books at the beginning of the summer.  If you would like more information on how … Read more →

Health Promoting School

St Joseph’s N.S. is taking part in the process to establish the school as a Health Promoting School (HPS). A Health Promoting School is a school which promotes the good health of the whole school community. As part of our … Read more →

School News

June 2021


It was great to welcome our Minister for Education Norma Foley to the school on Tuesday 8th of June.

The Minister thanks the school staff, pupils and parents for all the challenges that have been faced in Covid 19 times.

A … Read more →