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 2018/19 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.





Under 13 Hurling County Champions 2019

In September the boys arrived back from their summer holidays and eagerly anticipated the first training session. Mr Stakelum along with new teachers; Mr. O Brien and Ms. Nolan wasted no time in getting the u13 hurlers back together again on Thursday evenings. It was clear after the first training session the boys had improved ...

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Rainbows in the garden

The Rainbow Suite were busy planting daffodil and tulip bulbs in our school garden this week. The children loved wearing their gardening gloves and used the trowels to make a hole for the bulb. They even found fairy doors hiding in the trees.

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Learning about biodiversity

Mrs. Flynn’s Fourth were very lucky to partake in a biodiversity workshop today in the Old Courthouse in our town. The workshop was beautifully led by Julie, Annette, Jane and Tom. We learned about how everything in the world is interdependent and about how our choices have a knock on affect on our world.We learned ...

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Grow, Harvest and Eat

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Students V Teachers Annual Football Game

The annual Students v Teachers match took place in the sports field on Tuesday the 25th of June. The whole school descended on the field to watch the hotly anticipated match. Mr. Stakelum was in charge of the tactics for the teachers and Ms. Keating was in charge of the strategy for the students. Kick ...

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Graduating Class

Yesterday the 6th class children left the school with a Guard of Honour from the 3rd to 6th class children. We wish them well on the next chapter of their lives. We leave you with the anthem that they composed themselves this year to showcase all the activities they have been involved in in their ...

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