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Scoil Náisiúnta Chiaráin Naofa, Stoneyford, Co. Kilkenny

Mission Statement

SN Chiaráin Naofa is a co-educational Catholic primary school, which strives to provide a well ordered, caring, happy and secure atmosphere where the intellectual, spiritual, physical, moral and cultural needs of the pupils are identified and addressed. 

While SN Chiaráin Naofa is a school with a Catholic ethos, it also has due recognition for all other religions.

SN Chiaráin Naofa will strive to promote both individually and collectively, the professional and personal development of teachers through staff development programmes.

SN Chiaráin Naofa will encourage the involvement of parents through home / school contacts and through their involvement in the SN Chiaráin Naofa Parents Association.

SN Chiaráin Naofa will endeavour to enhance the self-esteem of everyone in the school community, to imbue in pupils respect for people and property and to encourage in them the idea of being responsible.

SN Chiaráin Naofa will promote gender equality amongst the teachers and the pupils.

Déanfaimid iarracht Gaeilge a labhairt.


The school motto is: Mol an Óige