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 420 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

Best of luck!!!

Best of luck to the Watergrasshill Ladies Football in the county final on Sunday especially our past pupils!

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Shane Hegarty – Author

Thanks to the inspiring author Shane Hegarty for chatting this morning to Mr. Griffin's 4th class. He was brilliant and so engaging with the class along with reading a chapter of one of his books. As he said 'inspiration can come from anywhere....

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Exploring

This week Ms. Fitzgerald’s class learned all about the different materials, habitats and mini beasts that can be found in our school grounds. We had lots of fun exploring and learning about the different properties of materials and also about different...

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Return to School

Please read the information provided below which contains Return to School Protocols. See you all on Tuesday! Drop off and Collection Plan 2021- 2022 Return to school (1)

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Congratulations Ruby-Lou!!!

A huge congratulations to Ruby-Lou Keane, one of our 5th class pupils in Watergrasshill N.S. Ruby-Lou represented Ireland in the 2020 Dance World Cup and won silver in the Mini Solo Acro Dance. We, at Watergrasshill N.S. are all very proud of you Ruby-Lou!...

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