"Welcome to our school. Come and meet the pupils and staff of our school and find out what's going on at St.Saviour's N.S."

To learn is to grow, together we can.

Contact Us

Please feel free to contact us at any time.


Principal: Ms. Ciara  Kavanagh


Email: stsavioursns.ias@eircom.net


Phone: 051 372621


Secretary: Jacqui  Williams


Phone: 051 372621

School Calendar 2016/2017

School Calendar 2016/2017

Halloween Mid-Term : Monday 31st October - Friday 4th November (Inclusive)
Christmas Holidays: School will close Thursday 22nd December at 12 p.m. and reopen on Monday 9th January 2017
February Mid-term: Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th February
St. Patrick's Day: Friday 17th March and Monday 20th March
Easter Holidays: Monday 10th April - Sunday 23rd April
May Holiday: Monday May 1st
First Holy Communion: 27th May
Confirmation: 28th April
June Bank Holiday : Monday 5th June and Tuesday 6th June

This calendar may be subject to some alterations in the event of severe weather conditions.


About Us

St. Saviour’s N.S. was founded in 1975 as a progressive school with a reputation for outstanding academic excellence. We are a co-educational primary school catering for children aged 3-13 yrs, with a Catholic ethos. The aims and objectives of St. Saviour’s is to celebrate the uniqueness of each child, with specialist staff providing learning for both special needs pupils and gifted children so that all children reach their full potential. Our Curriculum includes: Irish, English, Maths, S.E.S.E., S.P.H.E., Art, Drama, Music, PE and Religious Education. We also use Special programmes to cater for the development of the whole child eg: Circle Time, Rainbows Club, Walk Tall etc. St. Saviour’s works in collaboration with many outside agencies such as: School Completion, St. Saviour’s Parish Centre, Ballybeg Community Development Project, Barnados and the many sports clubs that are in the area. As our School is located within close proximity of W.I.T. pupils are lucky enough to participate in programmes conducted on the college campus eg; Science for fun, Sport for Success, CALMAST (maths & Science). Our School consists of two building – The Junior Building and the Senior Building. The Junior Building houses :4 Mainstream classrooms, The Early start Unit, Aistear Room , Breakfast Room, Admin offices , PE hall and a new ASD Unit has just been built. The Senior Building houses 12 mainstream classrooms, 4 learning support rooms, PE Hall, Library and Science room. The school currently employs 35 adults including Teachers, SNA’s, Secretary, Caretaker, Librarian and cleaners.



Multi Media Bar

GIY and 1st Class

Ms. Walsh and the 1st class were learning about healthy eating and different fruits and...

The Diegmann Library

The Diegmann Library was opened in 2004. It has become an integral part of our...

The Irish Flag and a copy of the 1916 Proclamation are presented to St. Saviour’s N.S.

Wednesday 30th September the Army arrived to present our school with the Irish flag and...

Irish Guide Dogs visit the ASD Unit.

The Irish Guide Dogs visited our ASD unit. The Irish Guide Dogs visited us today the...

Active School Flag

This year St. Saviour's National School are working towards achieving an Active Flag. The...

St Saviours Sport Day

St Saviours Sports Day was a fantastic success this year. The children were busy all...

World Book Day

There is a huge array of activities going on. Don't be surprised if you see a few Harry...

Cake Decoration

The Parent's room is a hive of activity on Wednesday mornings with cake decorating...

Be in the line at ten to nine

To encourage puntualty the children will each get a raffle ticket if they are standing...


Hurling takes place every Thursday evening after school.