St Ninnidh's Primary school is located in the village of Derrylin. It takes its name from an early Irish saint who is said to have spent the period of Lent fasting on Knockninny hill (hill of Ninnidh). The present school was opened in September 2005.
The school comprises five classrooms, two resource areas, a library, staff room and office as well as a sports/dining hall. The staff include eight teachers, five classroom assistants, a secretary, a caretaker, two lunchtime supervisors and two kitchen staff.
The school is a health promoting school and participates in a wide range of cultural and sporting activities.
St. Ninnidh's Primary School, Derrylin, Co. Fermanagh
Awards: The school has won awards for music and drama at the local feis. Our footballers won the Cumann Na Bunscoil mini sevens a few years ago.
What you hope this project will help you and your school to accomplish?
We also hope to establish a relationships with the teachers of Mullahoran and to compare and contrast our two educational systems.
To establish contact and friendship between the pupils of both schools.
Address: Derrylin, Co Fermanagh, BT92 9JZ
Tel: 028677 48318
School Principal: Gavin O'Reilly
Teacher(s) involved in project: Maureen McManus and Martina Maguire
Class or form involved in project: Years 5 and 6
Partner School on this Project: Mullahoran National School, Kilcogy, Co. Cavan