Killeen National is a co-educational, Catholic, Primary school which strives to provide a well-ordered, caring, happy and secure atmosphere where the intellectual, physical, moral and cultural needs of the pupils are identified and addresses. While Killeen National School is a school with a Catholic ethos, it also has due recognition for all other religions. Killeen National School will strive to promote, individually and collectively, the professional and personal development of all the teachers through staff development programmes. Killeen National School will encourage the involvement of parents through home/school contacts and through their involvement in the parents association. Killeen National School will endeavour to enhance the self esteem of everyone in the school community, to imbue in the pupils respect for people and property and to encourage in them the idea of being responsible. Killeen National School will promote gender equality amongst teachers and pupils.