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 current 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.





Awards Night

Congratulations to all who received awards at this year’s Awards nights. This year’s 6th class award winners were: PA award: Ava o Donovan & Jakub Trachonowicz Kathleen Kelly award of Academic Excellence: Sophie Evans & Kevin Chen Georgie Power Award for Excellence in the Arts: Coleen Brennan & Pierce Phelan Sports Person of the Year: ...

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End of year celebrations

A great day was had today down the field for our end of year mass and concert. The children and parents really enjoyed the day and we were once again blown away by the talent of the children (and teachers) in our school. Click the link to see a snippet of the concert.

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Superstan Musical

At the end of March, 59 children from our 5th and 6th classes put on a show-stopping performance of ‘The Amazing Adventures of Superstan’ in the CWMS hall. Performing 3 matinee and 3 night shows in total, directors Ms. Egan, Ms.Boyle and Ms. Daly began the process by holding auditions for interested children in December. The staff ...

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Eason Spelling Bee

Congratulations to Matthew Guia from Ms Burke’s 6th class for representing the school so well this week in the County Final of the Eason Spelling Bee. We travelled to Scoil Mochua in Celbridge for the event. The competition was tough and the spellings were tougher, but Matthew remained calm and steady throughout! Unfortunately we didn’t ...

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Supporting Women’s Refuge

2nd, 3rd and 4th Peace Proms choir got another outing today in Kildare Town singing to support Teach Tearmainn’s fundraising effort for Go Purple day, a Garda initiative to raise awareness of Domestic Abuse and the local support services.

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Firefighter Visit

Ms oCallaghan organised a visit from our local fire fighters, Andy and John Paul, from Newbridge Fire Station. The children from 3rd class learned about the numbers to call in the case of a fire emergency. We also learned about the dangers of leaving appliances plugged in over night. The children will be going home ...

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