Archive for Literacy

Junior Infant and The Haven School Tour

Junior Infants and The Haven class recently enjoyed their school tour to Westport. The children enjoyed the journey on the bus from Knock to Claremorris, the train from Claremorris to Westport and then the children enjoyed playtime in The Wild West. We had a great time and so much fun.

Fire Safety Officer Visits 2nd and 3rd Class

Fire Safety Officier Visits 2nd and 3rd Class

Michael McNicholas, a fire officer from Kiltimagh Fire Station came to our school to give a talk on fire safety in the home. Second and third class found the talk very interesting and educational. Each child in the class received a fire safety folder with lots of information on ways to prevent fires in their homes.

Summer Camps 2017

Seomsamh Mac Gabhann Summer School:

Kilmovee Family Resource Centre; July 2nd to 7th

Contact: 094 9649814;;

Barnacarroll Sunshine Summer Camp:

Barnacarroll Sports Complex; July 3rd to 28th; 10am-1.30pm

Contact: Barnacarroll Sports Complex or Teresa 087 6488995

Knock Youth Ministry Summer Camp:

The Hub @ Knock July 3rd to 7th; 10am to 2pm

Contact: 094 9375321; 087 6927850


Claremorris Town Hall; July 10th to 14th


WOW – Walk on Wednesday

WOW – Walk on Wednesday

The children of Knock NS took part in the WOW event today, Walk On Wednesday. Children were encouraged to walk or partly walk to school today.

Second Class Receive Their First Holy Communion Certificates

First Holy Communion Artwork & Certificates

The children in second class received their First Holy Communion Certificates. They also display their Holy Communion artwork,

First Holy Communion 2017

Junior Infants and The Haven

Junior Infants and The Haven class recently enjoyed a trip to Claremorris to Mc Mahon Park. The children loved this park and had a lovely walk around the lake. They also enjoyed feeding the ducks, geese and goslings. They also had the opportunity to enjoy their lunch outside in the beautiful weather we are having at the moment.

Down on the Farm

Junior Infants learnt about all the different animals that live on the farm. They learnt about The Life Cycle of the Chick. They also made some farm animal crafts. The children also had the opportunity to grow their own cress seeds and runner beans and they watched them grow throughout the weeks.

2nd & 3rd Norman Projects

World Book Day Fun with 2nd & 3rd