Welcome to our Website
We are a Co-educational Catholic Primary Country School founded in 1915 on the outskirts of Abbeyfeale town
on the foothills of the Mullaghareirk Mountains.
Meenkilly N.S. is a Catholic school which aims to nurture and cherish the uniqueness of each individual while
providing a well-ordered, caring, happy and secure atmosphere. We strive to provide a holistic approach in
developing each child’s full potential, while respecting the culture and religion of all.
We are a five teacher school with three mainstream class teachers. We have one SNA and a part-time Secretary.
The school has been updated and extended in 2012. We have two new state of the art mainstream classrooms with a brand
new Special Education Suite. All three mainstream classrooms are complete with interactive whiteboards.
The Special education suite comprises of two new rooms, a Learning Support Room and a Resource Room. We have a communal
library and a small General Purpose Hall. We have a committed and dedicated board of management, parents association
and active students council. Our outdoor facilities include a basketball court/soccer grounds and a school garden.
Also on our campus is a bright and interactive pre-school.
All school policies can be found in the Downloads section of this website.