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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.





The Amazing Adventures of Superstan Poster Competition

While the cast are busy getting ready to present this years musical “The Amazing Adventures of Superstan” we put the rest of the school to work designing the poster for the show. The standard was very high and it was a difficult decision to pick out just one winner. Well done to Alesandra in Ms. ...

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Credit Union Quiz

We’d like to congratulate the children of 5th and 6th class who represented the school in the Kildare Credit Union quiz this week, under Mr. Whelan’s tutelage. They did themselves and the school proud.

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St. Brigid’s Crosses

The pupils in Ms. Berry’s (2nd) and Ms. Daly’s (6th) class came together today to make some St. Brigid Day crosses. They were very grateful for the help of Martin aswell. While making the crosses they shared stories about the life of St. Brigid.

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St. Brigid’s Primary School Band

Our school band gave many wonderful performances on the lead up to Christmas. Click on the links to have a listen.

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Christmas at the Friary

The pupils of 6th class got everyone in the Christmas spirit with a lovely performance along side the adult choir in the Friary this week.

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Credit Union Art Competition

Pictured below are some of the winners of the Credit Union art Competition some of whom went on to chapter level.

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