Sherpa Kids

Key Facts

  • Sherpa Kids at Ballygarvan NS (BGNS) provides an onsite before (8-9:10) & after school care (2-6pm) service within the school premises exclusively for the pupils of the school.
  • Services are provided to supplement the school day before and after school. There is a junior hour booking option available from 2-3pm to avoid two school collections and school half days are also catered for. We are open until 6pm Monday to Friday.
  • All services are delivered by qualified and garda vetted staff in a structured and engaging environment
  • After school activities include homework time, themed activities (both indoors and outdoors) ensuring there’s plenty of time for play, fun and games!
  • Bookings for September 2024 2will be opening soon, please email to be added to the notification list.
  • We operate the National Childcare Scheme (NCS) which is a scheme that provides financial support to help parents to meet the costs of childcare. See for more information.
  • We have a very limited number of places and are now planning for the next academic year starting in September 2024.

Contact us:

Contact Ciara on 087 403 2044 or

for further information.