We received visitors from Elizabethtown
our sister-city in America.To find out more about the visit and our shared history click below




Green Team
and Farm Project

Art Gallery

Class Pages



Our School

and Parents





Internet Safety

    logo designed by pupils


Ballyraine NS

logo designed by pupils

dia duit ~ hello ~ bon jour ~ guten tag ~ buenos dias ~ goedendag ~ buon giorno


All the children and teachers enjoyed a wonderful celebration of books and creativity when Children's Books Ireland visited us with authors Malachy Doyle, Frank Galligan, Dave Rudden and illustrator Lauren O' Neill

Pupil's Survey - Irish
Parents' Survey - Irish
Thank you very much for helping us in our Irish teaching

Ballyraine National School

We are making good progress on our new Ballyraine NS website, and hope to launch very soon. If there are any parents skilled in web design who would like to assist us, please contact the office.

We were selected as winner of a Robert Dunbar Memorial Library, worth €1,500.

There is a new language curriculum in Primary Schools. To find out more click HERE.
Visit this Dept. of Ed. website 'HELP MY KID LEARN' for lots of fun Eng. and Maths activities

We were very excited to welcome her Royal Highness, the Duchess of Cornwall to our school on Wed. 25th May 2016, and hope that she enjoyed her visit to Donegal. Céad Míle Fáilte !! (100,000 welcomes)
Click to view the RTE broadcast video of her visit to our school, and click to see other videos showing the rest of HRH's visit to Donegal on the RTE website

Staysafe program - information for parents
Be internet safety aware !
Tips on


Duchess of Cornwall'
s visit


History of Ballyraine NS

Read the history of the school, as written by the former Deputy Principal, Marina Sterritt.
Copies €8 are available at the Reception desk.


Unsure how to do paired reading with your child?
See a video below

more info
Green Team

We are a 'Green Flag' School

( and proud of it ! )

Where are we ? We are in :

Tel: 074 9124758

Email :

Co. Donegal

Click on our address to visit websites with lots of maps, photos and local information
about our busy, growing town and beautiful county.