Welcome to the website for St. John's National School, Shannon

St. John’s School is a two teacher co-educational school, under the patronage of the Church of Ireland Bishop of Limerick and Killaloe.

Situated in a residential area in the town of Shannon, it was established in 1961 and serves pupils in the immediate catchment area and from neighbouring villages.


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School Day

Opening: 9.00 a.m. Closing: 1.40p.m. (Infants), 2.40p.m. (1st 6th class)

School Breaks: 10.50a.m. 11.00 a.m., 12.30p.m. 1.00 p.m.

You are welcome to contact us at 085-7642135 to arrange a visit to our school.

St. John's National School,
Drumgeely Avenue, Shannon
Tel: 061-471485 085-7642135

St. John's News

St. John's School is a healthy school

We are proud to have just been awarded the title of Health Promoting School. More information coming soon!

Excellent test results for all our students!

All our children tested on national tests achieved above the 70 percentile in maths and above the 80 percentile in reading. Well done to everyone!

St. John's welcomes acclaimed author

Author Maria Burke visited to our school. Maria has written the number one bestselling 'Ark of Dun Ruah' series of children's books.

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Flying high in Shannon

The senior pupils recently had a unique day of aviation discovery at the Atlantic AirVenture Aviation Centre in Shannon thanks to Shannon Aerospace Ltd.

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