Our school ethos is to create a warm,caring,friendly,family atmosphere where learning and willingness to learn are central.   

Ballyoughter national school is like a family where curiosity and confidence thrive. We are a growing family where our mission is to provide an outstanding education that gives opportunities for all pupils to excel and perform to the very best of their abilities.

What this means in practice is that we encourage each pupil to explore their talents and realise their potential academically, in the arts, in sport and in a host of other activities regardless of ability. Each individual, no matter their passion or interest, is supported and inspired to shine during their time at school.

Why Ballyoughter National School?

Ballyoughter National school is a friendly, welcoming place with dedicated staff and a strong sense of community. It’s an outstanding environment in which to learn akin to a family where everyone knows and looks after each other.

  Principal’s Message

As Principal of the school, it is my pleasure to welcome you to the website of Ballyoughter National School Gorey Co. Wexford. I would like to thank you for taking the time to explore our site and I hope that you will return time and time again for regular updates. Our website hopes to provide an insight into the everyday life of our school including the wonderful and unique opportunities that are afforded to the children of Ballyoughter NS.

We like to think there is something for everyone and any parent choosing Ballyoughter National school will quickly realise that their child will be known here – for who they are, for their individual abilities and for their potential.

Le Dea Ghuí

Pádraig O’Connor