Welcome to St. Kilian’s Junior School website

We are a junior primary school with over 290 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 our return to school, 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: Covid 19 Response Plan August 2021 St. … Continue reading

Congratulations on your Retirement Ms. Mc Carthy

We would like to extend our sincerest thanks to Ms. Maria McCarthy as she retires from her teaching career after thirty five years of dedicated service to St. Kilian’s Junior School. Ms. McCarthy has taught hundreds of children from the … Continue reading

Science Week 2021

Science Week took place in mid November and every class in the school was involved in hands-on science work. Junior Infants learned all about owls and made beautiful pictures. Senior Infants worked on habitats and second class investigated hedgerows and … Continue reading

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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.