Gurrane National School may be small in size, but very large in spirit, commitment and community.
We have 3 large classrooms with interactive whiteboards, an art room, resource room, and computer suites in each classroom.
Gurrane boasts 2 large pitches, basketball courts, a ‘ wet weather shelter’, spacious school hall and a school garden where the children grow many flowers and vegetables.
Our school enjoys a host of extra-curricular activities to enhance the Curriculum. From sports to music, art and excursions, the children are given as wide a range of experiences as possible.
The ethos in the school is evident in the sense of belonging among the pupils. It is a delight to see the connections and positive interactions between the different age groups. The close knit environment is generated by co-operation and teamwork, with teachers, pupils, parents and Board of Management working together, throughout the year, continuously maintaining and improving every aspect of the school.
Families are at the heart of Gurrane National School. The Parents Association is enthusiastic and dedicated and plays a key role in all school events, along with all the fundraising needed to give our children the advantages and opportunities they deserve.
On Sunday May 26th a Celebration of us hosting our 50th School Sports will be held at Gurrane School. A gathering to invite all our neighbouring schools and from the city, who have enjoyed many of our sports days throughout the years. A mass will be celebrated and a gathering afterwards to catch up and enjoy some …
Gurrane School Sports will be held in Brinny . Further details in due course…
The walk will commence from the school gates at 2pm. As always we ask you to leave your pets at home for the duration of the walk for everyone’s safety. The Parents Association are currently looking for help in relation to stewards along the route. If you can help in any way please get in …
Green schools are holding a 5km walk in Gougane Barra on Thursday March 21st from 10am – 1.30pm