School News & Events

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 →

STEM Room Launch & Road to {Code} Event

*Free coding workshops available on Monday 21st May*

Register for your place now through Eventbrite

See coding come to life with a range of robotics suitable for all ages from Junior Infants to Leaving Certificate.

On Monday May 21st St Joseph’s National … Read more →

School Closure

Dear Parents,

Please note a decision has been made by the Board of Management to close the school Thursday 1st of March and Friday 2nd of March.

Stay safe everyone and spread the word please.

Enrolment Form available to download


Enrolment form available to download now from the About Us section of the website. Could all enrolment forms be returned to the school on or before Thursday 2nd of March.

Many thanks














Kinvara NS awarded Plaque of STEM Excellence

SFI DSMA badge 2020-1

Kinvara NS has been awarded a Discover Primary Science and Maths Plaque of STEM Excellence for the 2014/15 academic year. A Plaque of STEM Excellence is the highest award that a school can achieve and commends Kinvara NS for deeper engagement, whole school … Read more →

Scratch National Competition

Congratulations to Maeve Galvin, 6th class and Ariel Gorman, 1st Class who were recently picked in the top 25 out of more than 1000 entries, to attend the Tech Week, Scratch National Finals which was held in Dublin Castle on the … Read more →

Mathletes Ireland Challenge

Congratulations to Aodhán Ó Hanrahan in 5th class who was one of four qualifiers from the Connacht Live Finals who travelled to Dublin City University on Saturday 2nd May to take part on the All Ireland Live Finals of the … Read more →

MATHletes Finalist

Congratulations to Aodhán in 5th class who represented the school in NUIG at the MATHletes provincial finals in Galway last weekend. We are delighted to tell you that Aodhán has qualified fro the National Finals in DCU. This is a … Read more →