Welcome to Ballyleague N.S.

Welcome to Ballyleague N.S., the centre of primary school learning for all our children, in the picturesque Shannon side village of Ballyleague. 

We cater for children from the age of four  upwards, in a co-educational setting. Our school is fully inclusive and we work  

collaboratively with parents, pupils, board of management and staff in a supportive encouraging environment.  We have excellent educational facilities including the latest of technology in all our classrooms, fantastic sporting amenities including basket ball court, astro turf soccer pitch, green play areas, and extensive yard area for play. 

Our school is involved in Green Schools, Active School Flag, Discover Primary Science,  European Blue Star programme, Cumann na mBunscól, Soccer, Quizes, Peace Proms, Biz-World, Aistear, wide variety of project work, arts and crafts, poetry/drama, music as well as the core curriculum subjects.  

Parents are welcome to visit, just contact us and we will be happy to meet  with you and answer any questions you might have.


                                                                          Mol an Óige agus Tiocfaidh Sí.

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March 12, 2020

The pupils in 3rd and 4th class have been learning about rainforests and creating dioramas from shoeboxes.

March 4, 2020

We are working towards our 8th Green Flag, Global Citizenship and the Marine Environment. 70% of the surface of the earth is covered by our oceans and seas. The remainder is fresh water. The Atlantic Ocean is the second largest ocean in the world. Our Marine Environmen...

February 27, 2020

We investigated measures in Maths. We focused on capacity. We investigated the quantity of liquid containers can hold. We found out that a one litre bottle contains 2 half litres. We also discovered that 2 quarter litres are the same as a half. We solved problems and h...

February 26, 2020

Pictured are 6th class pupils wearing their new hoodies.  Thanks very much to 'Irish Pallet Systems Ltd' who sponsored the hoodies.

February 12, 2020

In preparation for their confirmation on Tuesday, April 28th, sixth class pupils attended a retreat in Knock on Monday, 10th February.

February 5, 2020

We celebrated Grandparents' Day 2020 . It was an extremely exciting day for everyone. Thank you so much for all you do for us . We value  your love and support in everything we do. 

Thanks also to all the parents and families who sent in delicious home baking for t...

February 5, 2020

Pictured are the pupils of 3rd and 4th class with their St Brigid's cross that they made in class with their teacher.

January 22, 2020

Third and Fourth Class enjoyed an informative and interesting workshop with the talented poet Mary Melvin Geoghegan.

She read "The Lake Isle of Innisfree" by W.B. Yeats and had beautiful pictures of water scenes to inspire us.

Everyone composed their own poems followin...

December 19, 2019

We used two sheets of green card and cut to shape of a tree we then cut each card up the centre and inserted into each other. 

We decorated the card by drawing and colouring baubles on it.  We put on the battery operated fairy lights.  We stuck the tree onto cardboard...

December 19, 2019

What is a volcano?

A volcano is an opening in the earth’s crust. Where hot liquid rocks from deep called magma erupts to the surface.

Magma and Lava

When rock beneath the earth’s surface gets really hot it gets molten or liquid. When it is below the surface it is called m...

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E-mail: ballyleaguens@gmail.com

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Ballyleague NS


Co. Roscommon N39 PX49