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Goggins Hill N.S. is a mainstream co-educational primary school under the Catholic patronage of the Diocese of Cork and Ross located in the parish of Ballinhassig.

Our mission statement advocates the primacy of the child in a supportive learning environment where each child is cherished. It seeks to foster the intellectual, spiritual, emotional, physical and personal development of the child. The school fosters self-esteem and respects differences, in a spirit of truth, justice, peace and love, enriched by a consciousness of its Catholic values.

The current enrolment is 203 pupils. The staff consists of 14 full-time and 1 part-time teacher, 7 special needs assistants, secretary and part time caretaker and cleaners. There are 8 mainstream classes and 2 ASD classes.

The main building consists of 7 classrooms, a general purpose hall, staffroom, principal’s office and main office. A new extension houses 2 ASD and 1 mainstream class.

Children in our school participate in a wide range of activities, from drama to dance and skipping to singing in choir. We have an active Parents Association and Student Council.

School Phone No.: 0214885241