December 6, 2019

2nd Class had a great time visiting Alan Moran in Derradda at the Newport Shepherds - full report to follow!

December 5, 2019

The Parent Association will hold a fundraising cake sale and raffle on the day of Xmas concert 17 Dec. Parents are welcome to bake for this or donate raffle prizes, which can be dropped in to the school.

The committee of the Parent Association are very grateful for your...

December 3, 2019

Time to order your child(ren)s school lunches for next term.

You can view the full menu, and place an order for your child's lunch, by clicking the SCHOOL LUNCH icon on this page.

The closing date for ONLINE ORDERING is Friday 13th December.  You may change your ord...

December 3, 2019

Please note the new date for MMR and 4:1 Booster vaccinations for Junior Infants is

MONDAY 20th JANUARY

The forms sent home in November are still valid and we would appreciate if you could complete and return them before Christmas.

December 3, 2019

Newport NS has a new Board of Management which will run from Dec 2019 to Dec 2023.

The Board members are:

Joe McGovern

Brid Chambers

Fr. Tod Nolan

Mary Noonan

Martin Dillane

Tina Conway

John King

Siobhan Mullowney

We would like to welcome our new members, and take this opportuni...

December 2, 2019

As we mentioned last month, Noeline Haylett will be shipping backpacks and school bags to Ghana after Christmas, so we are asking parents to donate old or spare school bags they may have so that we can donate to Noeline and her great work with school children in Africa...

November 30, 2019


Pupils from 5th and 6th class took part in a rugby blitz in Westport as part of the Rugby World Cup celebrations. Each school represented a participating country. We dressed in the Tongan colours. It was a very enjoyable day. 

November 28, 2019

Our bi-annual Christmas Concert will take place on TUESDAY 17th December and all parents and grandparents are welcome to attend.

The concert will start at 10am and you will find the programme below (click on it to download printable version)

We are looking forward to som...

November 25, 2019

by Lucy Coyle

On Monday the 4th of November, Bob Thirsk, a Canadian astronaut, came to visit 6th Class.  He was in Newport to present Chloe with her award for the Mayo Dark Skies logo competition.

While Bob was here, he told us some facts about space.  He said that when...

November 22, 2019

There will be a lovely Winter Market in Castlebar this evening Friday 22nd November and tomorrow Saturday 23rd November.  It takes place in St Geralds DLS College Sports Arena

On the SATURDAY, from 10am to 12 noon, there will be special SENSORY SANTA VISITS for fam...