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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.





Chess Tournament

Two chess teams from our school recently took part in Féile Ficheall. Féile Fichille is a one-day, fun and friendly, meet-and-greet style chess tournament. Our teams of 8 students “Promoting Pawns” and “Kings and Queens” had a great day out. They played amongst 12 other schools on the day. Having ranked in the top three ...

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The scene is set, the costumes are on, dress rehearsals are in full flow. Come along and join us in what is going to be another fantastic show this Thursday, Friday & Saturday. Tickets are available at the school office.

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Lá Fhéile Pádraig

Bhí an craic againn sa chlós ar an Déardaoin – Lá Glas 2023. The cast of Superstan also enjoyed a visit from Dancing with the Stars judge Brian Redmond ahead of their performances next week.

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Leinster house

Ms. Hutchinson & Ms D Burke took their 5th classes on a virtual tour of Leinster house this week. We were shown where the Dail sit and who sits where. We saw where the Upper House (Seanad) meet and learned the role they play in creating legislation. Hopefully some of our children, especially the girls, ...

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A look back on the week 3/3/23

A busy week was had this week with our annual Scholastic Book Fair and World Book Day. Some classes engaged in buddy reading and book walks. We had author visits and zoom calls. Love letters were written. Some classes explored the school garden and examined and planted spring flowers. More engaged in procedural writing and ...

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Peace Proms 23

Some of our 2nd 3rd and 4th Class pupils took part in Peace Proms 23. After lots of preparations and hard work we attended the Peace Proms in the RDS on Sunday 5th February along with our teachers Mr. Dunne, Ms. O’ Neill, Ms. Henry, Ms. Flynn and Mr. Fleming . It was an amazing ...

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