Kilross Primary School celebrated its 50th Anniversary at the end of June. A Fun Night was held on Friday 23rd June when many parents, friends and past pupils came to the school for a barbecue and fun. The children and visitors launched golden balloons to mark the occasion. On Saturday 24th June an Open Morning was held in the school and many photographs from the past 50 years were on display. Parents and friends were treated to coffee and cake. On Tuesday 27th June a 50th Thanksgiving Anniversary Service was held in Kilcronaghan Parish Church, Tobermore. This was attended by past pupils, past teaching and non-teaching staff and former members of the Board of Governors. The children in P1-P7 took part in the service which was conducted by Canon W P Quill former Chairperson of the Board of Governors at Kilross Primary and former rector of Kilcronaghan Parish.