Welcome to St. Kilian’s Junior School website

We are a junior primary school with over 260 pupils located in Tallaght in Dublin. Our talented staff aim to provide all our pupils with a high standard of education through a rich and varied curriculum.

You will find school information, latest news and class updates on our website, or contact us if you would like more information.

Registered Charity Number: 20120054

Latest News & Updates

Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Update

In preparation for re-opening, we have revised our Covid Response Plan and Health and Safety Risk Assessment, in line Department of Education and Skills advice.  Please access both documents here: St. Kilian’s JNS Covid-19 Response Plan – updated Feb 2021 … Continue reading

Congratulations on your Retirement Ms. Sweeney.

We would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to Ms. Kate Sweeney as she retires as principal of St. Kilian’s JNS after thirty five years of incredible service to the school. Kate has served as school principal for the past … Continue reading

Second Class Graduation

Congratulations to all our pupils who graduated from second class today. They looked splendid in their graduation hats and gowns.  We wish them all the very best as they move on to the senior school in September. See photos below:

Recent Photos

STEM Awards

STEM Awards

St. Kilian's Junior School was awarded The Plaque of Excellence at the Stem Awards (science, technology, engineering and maths) in 2015, 2016,2017,2018, 2019 and again in 2020.
See more about our STEM Awards.

Digital Schools of Distinction

Digital Schools of Distinction

St. Kilian's Junior School was awarded the prestigious Digital Schools of
Distinction Award in February 2017.
Find out more about our Digital Schools initiative.

Mission Possible Mental Health Competition

Mission Possible Mental Health Competition

St Kilian's JNS was awarded first prize in the Walk in My Shoes, Mission Possible Mental Health Competition in April 2018. The all-Ireland award celebrated the work that is being done with students and the wider Kingswood Community in the area of positive mental health.
Find out more about our Mental Health initiatives.

Scoilnet Star Site

Scoilnet Star Site

St. Kilian's JNS was awarded the Scoilnet Star Site award in February 2021 for our really colourful, up-to-date and accessible website.