Welcome to our school’s website. We hope to give you a glimpse of our school life and to keep you up to date with our latest news and events.
Our school is situated in the village of Watergrasshill, 10 miles from Cork city. We are a co-educational school with fourteen mainstream teachers and six Learning Support/ Resource Teachers. Currently we have 371 children attending the school.

Mission Statement

In Watergrasshill we strive to make our National School a place of education and development, where each child is cherished and encouraged to reach his/her potential.

School News

Return to School Videos

The staff at Watergrasshill NS are busy preparing for the safe return of everyone to school on Tuesday 1st September. Every class teacher has uploaded a video for you to view. Each video demonstrates how to enter and exit each classroom. These are...

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Letter to Parents

Reopening the school safely will require the cooperation of all members of our school community. Please take the time to read the following letter. Letter to parents 1

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COVID-19 Response Plan

We are currently preparing the school for the safe return of all members of the school community. The following website provides information on the COVID-19 Response Plan for Safe Reopening of Schools. We are looking forward to seeing everyone back on...

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Back to school

School will reopen on Tuesday September 1st! We are all looking forward to seeing everybody! Enjoy the rest of your summer and stay safe!!

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Farewell Message

Our end of year message from the principal and staff to the pupils of Watergrasshill National School. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1u6t7fM4mAbZ3HJdOQ9q1y90FzmLnE4qy/view?usp=sharing

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6th Class Graduation Video

Our farewell video for the boys and girls in 6th class! All of you were a pleasure to have in the school and we will all miss you. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1atTQiztFnzWv4Fw6bAcs07Kd1Cw_5JX6/view?usp=sharing

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Calendar and Booklists

The school calendar for the next academic year is now available to view on the "Calendar" page. Next year's booklists are also available to view on the "Booklist" tab under the "Parents" section on the homepage.

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