St Clare’s N.S. Ballyjamesduff



🍀We are delighted to welcome parents to our first course of the year tomorrow in St. Clare’s N.S: Irish Language for Beginners 🇮🇪. Míle Buíochas to the parents who signed up to this 6-week course. We can’t wait to see more courses up and running in the Parents’ Room in the future 😊🍀
Our 3rd class loved their SESE outdoor lessons recently and learned so much about our natural environment!
Our Senior Infants loved welcoming all the Mums and Dads into school last week as part of our HSCL “Coffee and Connections” series!
We were delighted to welcome the ladies and County Champions from @castlerahandenn to St. Clare’s N.S. on Monday!
We are absolutely delighted with our new St. Clare’s N.S. Safari corridor!
1st class are having fun and stretching their maths brains with some puzzling card and dice number games! 🎲 🎲 🃏➖➕
☕️ ✨ We are very excited here in St. Clare’s to welcome the parents and guardians of our wonderful Senior Infants students to a ‘Coffee and Connections’ morning on Wednesday the 28th (Ms. Brosnan’s Class @ 9:15am), and on Thursday the 29th (Ms Brady’s Class @9:15am, and Ms Smith’s Class @10:30am) 🫖 🍪 We can’t wait to see you then! ☕️✨
Best of luck to the Castlerahan Denn ladies in the big final at the weekend from everyone in St. Clare’s N.S. Ballyjamesduff 🏆
For Irish Sign Language Awareness week, 3rd Class have been practicing some handy phrases! 👌☝️🖐️🤘
Senior infants are having great fun engaging in number formation this week 🔢📚
2nd class had a very successful minibeast and tree hunt yesterday. 🐜🐞🌿🍃🍁
Our 1st- 6th Class parents are invited to a Coffee Morning in our new Parents’ Room on Friday. The kettle will be on from 9:15-10:30am and everyone is welcome!

 Back to School!!! 

Our school will be reopening for the new school year 2022/23 on Tuesday 30th August. We can’t wait to welcome back all our returning students and to give a warm welcome to the new pupils starting with us this school year!!!

Checkout below some of our videos and images from our 2021/2022 school year which was packed with lots of fun and learning!!


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School Crest2Principal’s Welcome

On behalf of our pupils and staff I would like to welcome you to our school website.                                                              

St. Clare’s N.S., Ballyjamesduff is a co-educational Catholic School with a current enrolment of 448 wonderful pupils!

St Clare’s is a school where every person is a valued member of a happy, vibrant learning community. In St. Clare’s N.S. we aim to provide a well structured, caring and positive learning environment with plenty of fun and adventure along the way!

Our website will highlight the many events and activities taking place in our school. With 30 highly dedicated and creative staff the holistic development of our talented and committed pupils is always fostered.

St. Clare’s N.S. has a very supportive parent body and our school prides itself on the team element of pupils, parents and staff working together.

By browsing through our website you will see that St. Clare’s N.S. is a diverse, positive and industrious school environment.

Tá súil agam go mbainfidh sibh taitneamh as.

Karl Mc Cartin