General Information

General information about St. Louis Girls' National School

About Us

We are a Catholic school under the Patronage of Monsignor Joseph McGuinness, Acting Bishop of Clogher.


At present we have approximately 240 students and a staff of 22 which includes an Administrative Principal, classroom teachers, Special Education teachers, SNAs, secretary and caretaker.


About UsOur Special Needs Assistants help children with special needs to integrate into the mainstream classes.


  • School Roll Number: 00359V
  • uniformSchool Hours: 9-00a.m. - 2-45p.m.
  • Morning Break: 10-45a.m. - 11-00a.m
  • Lunch Break: 12-25p.m. -1-00p.m.




School Uniform

Our uniform consists of a navy skirt or pinafore, a light blue shirt, royal blue and yellow tie and a royal blue jumper or cardigan. We request that children wear flat black/navy shoes with their uniform and plain black or navy socks or tights.


Our school track-suit is specially customised for the school.
All of the above are available in "The Fabric Centre", Park Street, Monaghan.


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Latest News

Attendance Awards 2017 At the end of the Student Council Assembly, our Family-School Liaison Officer, David McCague, presented the Annual Attendance Awards. Two girls, Hazel & Jessica received certificates for improved attendance, while 17 gi... Read more
Student Council Assembly     The Student Council members have been very busy during the last month. They produced their own newsletter which was sent home to all our families and they also worked with Mrs Farrell on a special assembly w... Read more
Swimming Success       Well done to two of our 2nd class girls, Eimear and Ava, who represented the school at a Swimming Gala in the Coral Leisure Centre on Saturday, June 17th. Eimear won two silver medals for the front crawl&... Read more
St. Louis Raises its New Healthy Schools' Flag The staff and pupils of St. Louis GNS  are very proud to announce that we have secured the status of a Health Promoting School. In a special ceremony held on Friday last, June 16th the school community gathered in the hall for an assem... Read more
Bike Week Activities   National Bike Week 2017 took place from 10th to 18th June. On Friday 16th, Gabriel Bell of Emyvale Cycling Club delivered a talk on Bike Safety to our two sixth classes. Afterwards, Gabriel and Miss O'Reilly took a group of nine g... Read more
St. Louis win the Athletics Shield!   The Athletics Team won the shield at the County Primary Schools' Track and Field Competition for the best school in the Girls' Large Schools' category. The team members are Caragh, Katie, Julija, Ava, Daisy, Niamh, Jeanette, ... Read more
Handball Finals Throughout the month of May Mrs Hannon ran a Handball Competition for all our classes. She invited Martin McEntee of Monaghan Harps to come to the school on Wednesday 7th June to referee the final in each class. The whole school gather... Read more
ATP Committee do some gardening     On Friday, 2nd June, Mrs Healy and some of the junior members of the Action Team Partnership Committee undertook the task of replanting the flower pots at the entrance of the school. They busied themselves weeding, plantin... Read more
Launch of Bike Week and Greenway Four of our 5th class girls: Victoria, Aoife, Neeharika and Rhiain were chosen to represent the school at the joint Launch of the Ulster Canal Greenway and the Launch of Bikeweek 2017. The event took place on Friday, 2nd June at the Monumen... Read more