St. Mary's National School

..St. Mary's N.S. is situated in the town of Mountbellew in East Galway, about 28 miles from Galway City. It is a mixed school with 168 pupils and 9 teachers (7 Classroom Teachers, a Resource Teacher and a Learning Support Teacher).

The school was built in 1957 and celebrated it's Golden Jubilee on 23rd June 2007.


Summer Holidays

School will close for Summer Holidays

at 12.30pm on Tuesday 30th June

and re-open on Monday 31st August.

Enjoy the Holidays!



Please check the 'Downloads' page

to view our

School Policies and School Calendar 



Minister of State Ciaran Canon TD

 officially opened the new extension

to St. Mary's N.S. on Friday 21st October 2011.

(Photos of the Official Opening are in the Picture Gallery)


School Tour

Photos of the 5th & 6th Class School Tours

to Dublin and Killary Adventure Centre 

are in the Picture Gallery 



View photos of our 

'Halloween Parade 2014'

  and other school activities in the Picture Gallery  


Contact Details

St. Mary's N.S.Mountbellew,Co. Galway
Phone: 090-9679396   Fax: 090-9679767

Launch of Mountbellew N.S. 'Night at the Dogs' Fundraiser