Shinrone National School

Scoil Náisiúnta Sui an Róin Mission Statement

We seek to create a caring Christian atmosphere where children and adults will feel loved and cherished.

  • Nurture a Christian ethos and cultivate good relationships based on respect, fairness,inclusion, empathy, nurturance and safety between pupils, staff, parents and the wider community.
  • We aim to provide a holistic education enabling our pupils to reach their full potential as human beings.
  • Grá dár n-oidhreacht a chothú, go háirithe ár dteanga, ár gcultúr agus ár gcluichí féin.
  • We promote respect for the individual’s needs, abilities and uniqueness and foster self esteem.
  • Awaken in our school community a sense of wonder at the beauty of creation and responsibility for our environment.
  • ICT in the Classroom

    • IPADS
    • Classroom Interactive Whiteboards
    • Blog
    • Interactive LCD Screen

  • Sport

    • Cumann na mBunscol
    • Coaching for rugby, athletics, swimming, tennis
    • Active School Week
    • Running Track

  • Literacy

    • Reading Room
    • Literacy Lift Off
    • Guided Reading
    • Language For Fun

  • Arts

    • Annual School Concert
    • After School Music
    • Music Generation
    • Sing Fest, Peace Proms

  • Department of Education and Skills

    • Lower Pupil/Teacher Rates
    • Grants for Literacy & Numeracy
    • Up to date intervention initiatives
    • Free School Lunch
    • Subsidised Book Rental Scheme


    • Discovery Primary Science
    • Field trips to Primary Science Centres
    • Maths - Mata sa Rang, Ready Set Go Maths & Maths Week

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Develop an environment where we can grow together, helping own another to make friends, learn interesting subjects and have fun!

Diversity & Unity

Meeting people from all walks of life and cultures makes us as individuals become stronger as a whole. What Shinrone NS aims to provide is an environment that allows us all to interact and learn the fundamentals of life, spirituality and the sciences and as a educational community we can deliver exceptional content that allows our children to grow into informed adults as they grow older.

OUR CORE VALUES: We are a school committed to the implementation of Restorative Practice

Shinrone National School understands the importance of providing your children with an exceptional school facility & highly trained teachers.

We ensure that you are taken along with your child's journey into education through a number of different events which you can view on our Parent Association Page.

  • SEN

  • Junior Infants/ Naíonáin Shóisearacha

  • Senior Infants/ Naíonáin Shinsearacha

  • 1st Class/ Rang a hAon

  • 2nd Class/ Rang a Dó

  • 3rd Class/ Rang a Trí

  • 4th Class/ Rang a Ceathair

  • 5th Class/ Rang a Cúig

  • 6th Class/ Rang a Sé

  • Principal

    Caitríona Cullinane

  • Address

    Shinrone National School,
    Shinrone, Birr, Co. Offaly

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