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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.





War Horse

Ms. D. Burke’s 5th class have been reading the novel War Horse this month. Mr. Fleming talked them through the different elements of tack that a horse needs and brought in his own to show the class. The class also explored the book through drama creating a still image/ tableau of a miserable, wounded group ...

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Back to school 2021

We are all delighted to be settling back in to school life. The infants are settling in and the older classes are welcoming new members to their class and getting to know their new teachers. Classroom walls are slowly being adorned with children’s art and project work, a small selection of which can be seen ...

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Summer term 3rd class

It was a super busy last few weeks in school. Well done to all the children. We had great fun participating in all the various activities- Escape rooms, where the children have to solve various cryptic clues to escape each room and progress to the next level. We had our last fun run, Sports Day, ...

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Live Music Day/ End of year mass

The sun split the rocks for our end of year mass and Live Music Celebration this year. The morning began with a beautifully solemn and celebratory whole school mass. Many thanks to Fr. Adrian for his wondrous ways with the children and his thoughtful words. In the afternoon we continued our celebration with Live Music ...

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6th Class STEAMing ahead

Ms. Nugent’s 6th class created some very colourful and innovative models with the aid of ‘Make, Create, Innovate’.

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John Paul Construction sponsored and delivered top soil for our school garden where it is planned to plant wildflower seeds in the coming days to coincide with International Biodiversity Day. The photo shows some children from Ms. D. Burke’s class having received Biodiversity Posters and packs of wildflower seeds for the school.

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