Knockloughrim Primary School is situated in a pleasant and spacious setting on the edge of the village of Knockloughrim, close to the town of Magherafelt. The children are drawn from the village and from a wide surrounding rural catchment area of almost 10 miles. Almost all travel to school is by car or by bus. The school’s enrolment has risen from 49 in 2003 to the current figure of 119. The school accommodation consists of three permanent classrooms in the main school and two in a modular building constructed in 2012, assembly/dining hall/gym, extensive playing fields and all weather play area incorporating school vegetable garden
Knockloughrim Primary School is always concerned with creating a caring, Christian learning community in which every member feels valued, supported and happy. All staff strive to provide an ethos in which fairness, tolerance, compassion and forgiveness permeate all relationships within the school community. High standards of respect, self- discipline, commitment and sensitivity are sought and everyone is encouraged to set and achieve the highest personal, academic and social goals.