Enrolment September 2021

Dear Parents,

If your child is due to start Junior Infants in September 2021, you need to enrol using the school enrolment form available to download below. Closing date for applications is 17th February 2021. You can return completed form by post to Ballagh NS, Kilrooskey, Roscommon F42 CF90 or by email to ballaghns1@gmail.com.

If you have any concerns or questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at ballaghns1@gmail.com


Letter to Parents from the Minister of Education

Please click on the link below to download the letter from Minister Norma Foley to parents of students receiving remote learning.


Link to Resources


This link contains resources for all class levels and abilities from Juniors to 6th class.  

Christmas Art

Tremendous work was carried out in the weeks up to Christmas by our Junior Room pupils. Here are some pictures of them proudly displaying the wonderful Christmas crafts they created.

Non-Uniform Day at Ballagh NS

A big thank you to all our pupils who supported our St. Vincent de Paul Christmas Food Appeal Fundraiser. We held a non-uniform day and the children each donated €2 or more.

Sophie proudly models her Roscommon Jersey

Sophie proudly wears her Roscommon Jersey which she received for being one of the prize winners in the recent Club Rossie Art Competition.

Our Irish Drama Club in Action

Students in our Senior Room entertain their classmates outside on our Astro Turf, with some short plays performed in Irish

Credit Union Art Competition

Some great work was completed by our pupils for the Credit Union ‘Imagine More Art’ Competition. A sample of our entries are displayed.

Club Rossie Art Competition Winner

Congratulations to Sophie Cox, who was a runner up in the Club Rossie Art Competition. Sophie’s picture was chosen out of 1,400 entries for the Club Rossie virtual  fan portrait competition for the Mayo v Roscommon match on November the 8th. All the pupils of Ballagh NS took part in this competition and as you can see, the standard of art was very high.

Halloween At Ballagh NS

As you can see, we had a very exciting day in Ballagh NS recently when some very special guests appeared before the Halloween break!!