Welcome to Taghmon National School

Trip to Belvedere

School Tour to Chocolate Factory

School Tour to Bay Sports in Athlone 

Well done to our boys and girls winners and runners ups in Cusack Park.  Super effort put in by everyone.  Thanks to everyone who came in to support the teams and to everyone who helped out in any way, your help is always appreciated.


In Cusack Park on Sunday our school team represented Westmeath at the half time exhibition match between Westmeath and Meath.

Well done to all on getting our Eco Friendly National Schools Award at the Cathaoirleach Awards in Belvedere on Friday night. We appreciate all the hard work that everyone put in into the garden.

Our 1st Communion Class on their Special Day


It’s been a busy week in the school garden.  Thanks to all the staff and pupils for their hard work in getting our Sensory Garden up and running.  It’s looking beautiful.


Thank you to Andrina Finch for coming in to help our pupils  making their First Holy Communion and Confirmation create a memento for their special day.

Daffodil Day in our school!

Hedgehog House in the garden!

Pupils from the school presenting the proceeds from our non-uniform day to a representative from T.E.A.M.


Great fun was had by all the pupils at our Wreath Making Workshop with Terry Greene.

Please visit our gallery to see some photos.


We’re feeling festive!




Visit Gallery for Photos of Wreath Making



We are very busy getting ready for the Taghmon Parents Association Christmas Fair on Sunday, 4th December in the Old Taghmon School from 12-4 p.m.  Hope to see you all there.

Visit our gallery to see some pictures.




Visit our gallery to see photos of winning team.


Many thanks to Parents/Guardians who have sent in their response to our Facebook Poll.  It’s looking like we have huge support in favour of it and we are looking forward to getting this Page up and running.

Visitors to the School in November

  • Wednesday, 16th November our Catechists, Antoinette Shaw and Davey Gavin will visit all classes in the school.
  • Wednesday, 16th November Pupils from 6th Class will have a talk with Accord. Letters have went home today in their school bags.  Parents/Guardians please sign the permission slip and return it to the Principal.

Music Outreach

Music Outreach with Lorcan Daly from Mullingar Art Centre will commence on Friday, 11th November with pupils in 3rd, 4th, 5th classes for six weeks.  On Monday, 19th December the pupils will attend a concert in the Art Centre as part of this programme.

Halloween fun

Our Parents Association did a great job decorating the hall for the Spooky Halloween Disco.  Great fun was had by all the pupils and staff.

Visit our gallery to see some pictures.





Great fun was had by all the pupils at the Cross Country on Wednesday and we brought back 7 medals to the school.  Well done to all our runners!!!

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Cross Country in Belvedere on Wednesday, 28th September.  Pupils from 2nd to 6th class will take part.  Bus will leave the school at 11.00 and return for 2.30.  Pupils are reminded to bring spare clothes in case of bad weather.

Music Generation has started on Thursday’s for the whole school and we would encourage all pupils to participate.

Junior and Senior Infants Be Safe Be Seen



Junior and Senior Infants enjoying a visit from our local Fire Brigade

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Pancake Tuesday

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Open Day 2016

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Wreath Making Workshop

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!  The pupils had great fun making their Festive Wreaths at the workshop on Thursday.  Thanks to Terry Greene for all her hard work.

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Shoebox Appeal


Thanks to everyone who supported the shoebox appeal.  This is a picture of Junior and Senior Infants helping to get them ready for collection.


Happy Halloween

Thanks to our Parents Association for all their hard work in transforming the hall for our Halloween Disco.


Members of the Defence Force visit the school

Every school is being presented with the Irish Flag and a copy of the Proclamation to mark the anniversary of the 1916 Rising.  Cillian Scally read out part of the Proclamation and Áine Curran and Jamie Reilly received the Irish Flag.

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Welcome Back to another school year and a big welcome to our new Junior Infants!

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Summer Works

During the summer break we got our windows replaced in the front of the school.  Our Parents Association also got the yard done out with playground markings which the children are having great fun with during break times.  Many thanks to the Parents Association for this.


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