Welcome to the Harold’s Cross National School Website.

Registration forms and Admission policy

The school email is office@haroldscrossns.ie

A fun night out… and a chance to meet other parents. Lots of great raffle prizes . Over 18’s only

World Book Day 2023

We celebrated World Book Day on Thursday March 2nd. The children got to dress up as a book character of their choice, each junior class was teamed with a senior class to take part in a ‘buddy reading’ session, the children completed a ‘Guess the Staff Member’ challenge. A huge word of thanks to everyone for getting involved and for making the day such a success.

Many thanks also to those who took part in the ‘Extreme Reading Challenge’. We hope you all enjoyed. Please see the video below:


Safer Internet Day 2023

On the 7th February the pupils took part in activities to celebrate Safer Internet Day 2023 an EU wide initiative to promote a safer internet for all users, especially young people. The children spent time learning about internet safety through participating in a variety of online activities and class discussions. There was also a poster competition for the children to participate in and an online internet safety talk arranged for the pupils.

If you would like to learn more about this initiative or about safer internet use in general, take a look at Webwise.ie where you can find more information and advice specifically for parents

Updated list of sports clubs in the area:

Please click and download this updated list of sports clubs in the area:

Clubs in the area Feb 2023

After School Activities 2022-23 Term 2 .

Please click link below to download a copy.

After School Activities Term 2 – 2022-23



Click and download the poster below for information on DCSWP’s Change For Life Program starting here in the school  in January  2023.

Change For Life Poster

Secondary Schools

Please note all sixth class parents need to register their child in secondary school in the coming weeks. Please see link below for the list of secondary schools in the area. Contact them for information and to see when their Open Days coming up.

2022 secondary schools list and note

For a list of upcoming Open days ,download link below.

Secondary School Open Days 2022 2023 (1)


Free Dance Fitness classes in the school Hall every Tuesday morning after drop off. This class is for all levels with a mixture of dance ,fun and fitness. All are welcome !

Dance Class

The newly elected members of the Student Council of 2022-23

Student Council 22-23

Our Student Council members are drawn from second to sixth class, following a democratic process. The Student Council is one of the ways the voice of the student body is heard and listened to in our school. Many suggestions proposed are discussed, debated and voted in at council level leading to their implementation throughout the year.

Our Mathematicians

Our mathematicians