Castlecuffe N.S. Latest News

On Wednesday morning 11th May, the infant room had a surprise visit from The Cat In The Hat! The children had great fun and a lively story session thank to Olivia from Mountmellick Library.

We also received a special message from Children's Book Ireland in relation to our Readathon. Click on the following link to view:

To top it off, the great tit eggs in our nesting box hatched - clink on the links to watch the videos over various dates to see the chicks and the adult birds looking after their young.

Wed 28.4.22 We spotted 4 eggs in the nest

Wed 11.5.22 What a surprise!

Wed 18.5.22

Friday 20.5.22

Saturday 21.5.22

Castlecuffe National School Admissions Information

Castlecuffe N.S. will begin accepting applications for junior infants for September 2022 on 13th January 2022 in line with other primary schools in our diocese.

Please see our Admissions Policy and Associated Documents on our Admissions Page.

Contact Details: You may contact the school office by email at or by telephone during school hours on (057)8648238.

About Us

Castlecuffe National School was built as a two teacher school in 1953. It was extended to 3 classrooms in 2004 and in September 2019, it was granted a fourth mainstream class teacher. 5th and 6th class moved into their newly built state - of -the-art classroom in September 2020. There are also two special education teachers, one full-time SNA and one part-time SNA. The school has a vibrant Parent Association who work with the Board of Management to build effective partnership of home and school.

Castlecuffe N.S. is located in Clonaslee Parish and is under the auspices of the Diocese of Kildare and Leighlin. Click the button below for further information on our parish and diocese.

A big shout out to all the members of our school community who are working on the frontline and on essential services!