St. Brigid’s Primary School

On 1st September 2013 Scoil Na Mainistreach De La Salle and Scoil Bhríde Naofa Presentation Primary amalgamated to form St. Brigid’s Primary School. This seamless transition bears testament to the strong sense of community and support in Kildare Town.

“Ní neart go cur le chéile”

In our school you will find happy children supported by dedicated, enthusiastic staff with the support of a vibrant, active parent body. With a broad range of in-school and extra-curricular activities we are committed to encouraging the full development of your child.

Catholic Ethos

St Brigid’s Primary School is a Catholic, co-educational school and in this atmosphere the spiritual, moral, intellectual, social and physical growth of its students is nurtured in accordance with the provisions of the schedule for Catholic Schools.


Aistear helps children learn new vocabulary, develop their problem solving skills, work as part of a team as well as developing communication and play skills.

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School Calendar

Here is a list of important school dates, holidays, closures and events that you should add to your calendar for the 2019/2020 School Year.

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Parents Association

Parents Association work is only possible through the dedication of parents who come together and help with a range of activities and initiatives in the school.

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Extra Curricular

Here is a list of extra curricular, after school activities that children can partake in at our school each day of the week.

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Throughout the school year we gather many photos and videos of our students and their activities, take a look at our gallery and see if there's anyone you recognise.

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Vision Statement

The ethos of the school is Catholic and in this atmosphere the spiritual, moral, intellectual, social and physical growth of its students is nurtured.

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One Big Happy Family.





St Brigid’s Day

The pupils and teachers celebrated St Brigid’s day on Friday last. The school attended a prayer service in St Brigid’s Parish church. The school choirs sang beautifully we listened to the story of St. Brigid. Ms. Keating 6th class pupils helped Ms. Hyland’s First class to make St. Brigid’s crosses. First Class visited St. Brigid’s ...

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An Nuacht ag rang a haon

Tá rang a hoan ag cleachtadh a chuid gaeilge an táim ar fad.. Baineann na pháistí taitneamh as an Nuacht a léamh gach maidin.

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BT Young Scientist

Ms Gray’s 6th class project was titled ‘Understanding and improving energy efficiency’. They were commended on their work in investigating how Irish homes can be more energy efficient. Mr O Connor’s 6th class project was titled, ‘The effect of carbon dioxide on our lakes/rivers and their environments.’ They recorded the ph of rain and investigated ...

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Adult SBPS School and Community Choir

Teachers and parents of St. Brigid’s Primary School come together every Tuesday evening in the Presentation P.E hall at 7pm to sing under the talented direction of Lisa Nagle. They performed Joy to the World in St .Brigid’s Parish church recently for our school Christmas celebration. New participants are always welcome.

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Maths Week

Ms Callaghan’s 2nd class used Bee Bots during Maths week. Here you can see the children working together to plan and problem solve putting their maths skills to the test.

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Science Week

Ms. Scully’s 3rd class attended a ‘fabulous fossils’ workshop in the library.The children absolutely loved working as geologists and detectives examining all the different types of rocks and using clues to solve a crime! Classes also visited the ‘Mad Professor’ workshop in the library where they predicted the results of many different experiments. The ‘Mad ...

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