Lack School - 1863 to 1975

A History of the School and its Pupils
by James Hehir


7. Where Did the Pupils Reside?

Tonlegee Lack Clonfurish Burren Breafa Ballynacally Ballynagard Cooga Coolsippeen Clonakilla Ardnagla Lavally Glencanane Lisnafaha Crahera Leamnaleha Sheshive Birrinfada Map of School Catchment Area Lough Lomaun
(Burren Lake)

A - Lack (Tonlegee) School 1854-1890
B - Lack School 1890-1898
C - Lack School 1898-1975

The following graph gives the top 13 townlands that were the main suppliers of children to the school.

Pupils from main Townlands

Number of Pupils Pupils from main Townlands

The 13 townlands listed account for 96% of attendances while Tonlegee alone accounts for 22% and Lack 17%.