School

Glenageary Killiney National School in Wyvern on Killiney Road is a co-educational school under Church of Ireland (Anglican) management that serves the parish of St Paul’s Church, Glenageary, as well as the parishes of Holy Trinity Church, Killiney and St Matthias’ Church, Killiney Parish Ballybrack.

There are approximately 250 children enrolled in the school, with one teacher per class from junior infants to sixth class.

Application forms for enrolment for junior infants may be collected from the school office during a stipulated period in November, 10 months before the start of the new school year.  For instance, those wishing to enrol a child for September 2014 should collect and return an application form from the school between November 4th and November 15th, 2013. There is no pre-enrolment system.

Subjects covered in the curriculum include, Religious Education, English, Mathematics, Irish, Science, History Geography, S.P.H.E., Music, Visual Arts & Drama and Physical Education. The Board of Management funds the teaching of recorder to all pupils in second class and 50 per cent of tuition costs for pupils in third class.  Pupils may avail of lessons in Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute, Trumpet, Oboe, Drums and Guitar.

For more information, see www.gkns.ie