Welcome to our school website


Scoil Mhuire is a Catholic school under the Patronage of the Catholic Bishop of Ferns. Scoil Mhuire is situated in the townsland of Ballinamona, Campile, Co. Wexford, on the New Ross – Campile road. It is a central school for the Parish of Sutton’s, which is divided into Horeswood  and Ballykelly Curacies.

In 1979 four schools in the parish amalgamated into Scoil Mhuire. These four schools were Aclare NS, Ballykelly NS, Horeswood NS, and Killesk NS.

Scoil Mhuire has 11 mainstream teachers and four special education teachers. There are five SNA’s in the school. We have a cleaner, caretaker and secretary. Our Location:    

Summer Holidays

The school will close for the summer holidays on Friday, June 24th. 

The school office will be open until Tuesday, June 28th 

The school will re-open on Thursday, September 1st 2022


Booklists 2022/2023


Class Allocation 2022/2023

Class Allocation Final 2223

School Calendar

Please see the calendar for the school year 2022/2023 below. Additional dates for staff in-service may be added during the course of the school year.

School Calendar 20222023

Home Based Summer Provision 

Applications for Home Based Summer Provision are now open. Parents are advised that the qualification criteria have changed for this school year. Parents  are invited to submit an application using the application form below. This year the form must be returned to the school and it will be uploaded via an online portal. Applications will only be accepted using the form below. Forms must be submitted no later than June 7th to facilitate the uploading on the portal by June 9th.

All queries with relation to the programme should be emailed to homebasedsummerprogram@education.gov.ie or by phoning 090-6484292

HBSP 2022 – Application Form for Sanctioning for Parents

HBSP 2022 – Overview Terms Conditions


Funky Kids Concert

Our 2nd and 3rd class pupils took part in their Funky Kids concert on Wednesday, April 6th. We were treated to a fantastic display of singing, dance and great fun. Well done to all our superstars who were just magnificent on the night!


Marine Action Day

Our Green School’s Marine Action Day on April 6th was a great success. Marine Action Day was part of Marine Week 2022. Many of our children dressed up or wore blue. Our Green School committee had their work cut out to pick the winning costumes, but everyone was a winner for raising awareness!!

Rackard League- 2022

Congratulations to both our boys and girls team who have reached the County semi finals in this years Rackard League.

Boys Semi Final: Monday, April 25th at 3.30pm in Rathangan- Horeswood vs Rosslare

Girls Semi Final: Wednesday, April 27th at 4.30pm in Killurin- Horeswood vs Ferns

Engineers Week 2022

There were lots of activities for Engineers Week in Scoil Mhuire recently. Marble Run games were designed and made, Magnet Maze games, artificial hands and children made pin wheels and learned about wind energy.

Updated Guidance- COVID-19 

Following the change in guidance regarding COVID-19 mitigation measures, the school has published the following update for our school community.

Updated Guidance Feb 28th

Scoil Mhuire, Horeswood Student Council

We are delighted to get our Student Council back up and running in Scoil Mhuire after a long absence due to COVID-19. Our elected Student Council members are full of enthusiasm and also great ideas for our school. We look forward to working together.










School Inspection Report               

Please find our recent Child Protection and Safeguarding inspection report here:


Enrolment 2022/2023

Applications for enrolment for the 2022/2023 school year are now open. Please contact horeswoodns@gmail.com or 051-388255 to request an application form.




Our Staff Members 2021/2022

Principal: Brian Flood

Junior Infants: Anna O’Hanlon

Senior Infants: Lenora Warner

Senior Infants & 1st Class: Anne Lawlor

First Class: Kathryn O’ Hanlon

Second Class: Louise Cosgrove

Third Class: Aisling Doyle

Fourth Class: Patricia Barnwell

Fourth & Fifth Class: Ann O’ Dwyer

Fifth Class: Ger Radford (Dep. Principal)                                           

Sixth Class: Joe Mooney

 Sixth Class: Darren Keating


SEN Teachers:  Miriam Roche, Margaret Kehoe, Emma Hennessy,  Louise Collins, Evelyn O’Connor

SNA’s: Kathleen Larkin, Marie Hart, Joan Knight, Susan Barry, Grace Phelan, Mairead Sinnott

Secretary: Elaine Keating

Caretaker: Philip Corish

Cleaner: Gillian Murphy & Kathleen Furlong


Keep up to date with whats happening in Scoil Mhuire, Horeswood by following the latest news on our Twitter page!!