Kilcoe National School

Skibbereen, Co. Cork

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School Open Day 2020

Prospective Pupils and their parents are warmly invited to visit Kilcoe NS on this coming Friday, Feb 7th from 1-2pm for our annual School Open Day


Parents will meet with principal Michelle Griffin, staff members and pupils currently attending the school. We hope to give all prospective new pupils an opportunity to discover the wide range of extra curricular activities on offer in Kilcoe NS.

Proud of its rich educational history and high academic achievements, our students leave Kilcoe NS academically, emotionally and socially ready to begin their secondary education.


The school community achieves these high standards with its child-centred approach to learning. The uniqueness and individuality of each child is catered for at Kilcoe NS, so that their learning needs can be met with the best possible outcomes.

Our school has recently become one of only 150 schools in Ireland to be awarded the accolade of Digital School of Distinction. The award recognises best practice in the integration of ICT and Digital tools in teaching and learning by our teachers and pupils.


The school is also actively involved in numerous other initatives such as the Green Flag, the Active Schools' Flag, Discovery Science and it is a Health Promoting School. Highlights of our students achievements have include our All Ireland win in the Our World Irish Aid Awards, Our participation in the BT Young Scientist Primary Science Fair, All-Ireland Credit Union Quiz finalists, National winners of the Conradh na Gaeilge Irish Singing Competition, Winners of the Cork History Competition, Skibbereen Library Quiz winners and many more wonderful achievements.  


All are welcome to come along to the school on Friday, Feb 7th to discover what Kilcoe NS has to offer.