Welcome to Kilkenny Model School

Generally known as ‘The Model School’, Kilkenny Church of Ireland National School was founded in 1856 and is located in a fine modern school building just off the Castlecomer Road in the medieval city of Kilkenny.

History of the Model School

Sift through the exciting events in the life of our school, find out how we got our name and about the three different school buildings we have occupied.

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What we've been doing

Barnstorm Theatre Trip

Barnstorm Theatre Trip

Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 | Ms Mackey's Class

1st – 4th Classes went to see the Barnstorm production “Barney Carey get his Wings”. It was thoroughly enjoyed by
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Recycled Instruments

Recycled Instruments

Monday, February 12th, 2018 | Mrs. Patterson

Room 2 made instruments from recycled cardboard and string. 
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Papier Mache in Room 2

Papier Mache in Room 2

Friday, February 9th, 2018 | Mrs. Patterson

Room 2 had great fun with Ms. Cleere making Papier Mache balloons!
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Newsletter February 2018

Newsletter February 2018

Tuesday, February 6th, 2018 |

Model School Newsletter 6th February 2018   The school will close at 12.10pm on Wednesday 14th February for the children ...
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Credit Union Table Quiz 2018

Credit Union Table Quiz 2018

Tuesday, February 6th, 2018 |

Well done to all involved in the recent Credit Union Quiz. We had two teams represent The Model School. With ...
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