Portlaw N.S.

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13 January, 2006 - Portlaw N.S. given go ahead to start architectural planning for building & modernisation works



Seanad debate 1987 reg Portlaw BNS



Our school proudly displaying the Green Flag which was presented to us by An Taisce in February 2000 renewed in  2002,  2004 and 2008



Welcome to  the homepage of Portlaw National School which is situated in the picturesque village of Portlaw thirteen miles North West of Waterford city in the Republic of Ireland.  We have a principal teacher,eight class teachers, three resource teachers, and a  special unit teacher in our school. 
There are 244 boys and girls in our school ranging from Junior Infants to Sixth Class, with ages from four years to thirteen years. On our pages you will find information about our school, our interests and our village.  We are delighted you have visited our site and hope you enjoy our work. 

Read about Our Christmas Card fund raiser for Pakistan.


 When Ms. Doris said we were going to be doing a big project on Our Local Heritage, my first reaction was to say, “Great! Less work!” Read on..You can now participate in Our Virtual Walk and Our Virtual Drive of the historic village and surrounding area, we guarantee you will enjoy your trip. This is part of our entry to the Irish Independent project. What happened next to our project? Read all about it here. And then what happened....? 

Welcome to our new .com address which has been sponsored by Planet P.C., Waterford
For a quick overview of our site you can click on the [ Site Contents ] tag at the end of each page.

Our site has been updated with many new pages and new items added. 
As of
January 28th 2009  we have 354 pages and 2385 images which take up over 57.4 Megabytes of space and still growing!

Last updated January 28th 2009January 28th 2009

"Many schools have websites and a surprising number are of waterways interest, but this is one of the best, with "Radical changes since the early 90s have made Portlaw National School one of the county¹s most modern schools and with the ongoing development of Portlaw the future looks just as bright."

Check the weather forecast for Portlaw

Learning Alive's School Site of the Week Review

U-11's complete unique hurling double

See our Waste artwork

Our Green Action day 

 Confirmation Booklet
Microsoft Publisher)

Sports night

Portlaw N.S. Virtual Post Office

Daily Chuckle, Daily factoid and Calendar Page 

Sign My Guestbook Guestbook by GuestWorld  
View My Guestbook

Setting up of Special Unit for hearing impaired children

Basketball winners Girls and Boys

Launch of Heritage Plan for Portlaw Christmas Crib on display at Farmleigh

  News & Star School Spotlight

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Class Photographs from Portlaw Schools from the 1920's on   

New School Crest

Click here for all the latest school news               

Irish Independent Project winners
Camogie Winners

Grace Olympic medal winner

New Plaque

Darren represets Waterford

Speech & Drama awards

Ballboys for WUFC
Big game at RSC

Visit our Virtual Nature Trail

The Meaning of Portlaw

Knocking of School sheds

INTO Football 

Staff changes & additions See our  Energy file

First day at school for our Junior Infants  

Pakistan Earthquake appeal

Visit of John Quinn

Our collection for Bótharl

Fourth and Fifth classes help create a new World record

First Communions
INTO Camogie Winners

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Rural Cup winners in Schools Athletics

Santa comes to Portlaw N.S.

Visit of Don Conroy

Book Character Day

Seachtain na Gaeilge

Download School Enrolment Form
Sherkin Island Winners