Saint Brigid’s National School, is a primary school situated in the middle of Greystones, Co. Wicklow. Our mission is to provide the highest quality education for all our children in a happy, safe and stimulating Christian environment, focusing on their academic, social, personal, moral and spiritual development to help the achieve their advancement.

IMPORTANT NOTICES 1. Photos for the Parents Association Fundraising Calendar are been taken at the moment. Only children who have returned the permission slip and are in the full uniform will be photographed. Thank you. 2. Those who wish their child to receive 1st COMMUNION (2nd Class) or CONFIRMATION (6th) within the parish, in May 2017 need to register with the parish by the end of September 2016. 2. School will be closed on Friday 7th October. All staff will be attending the obligatory professional development day on the Revised Language Curriculum. More details re the sacraments and the school closing below.

Our Latest News

Check out some artwork that has been done this month on the Students’ Work tab on the menu on the left of this page.

Published on September 27, 2016

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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: School will be closed on Friday 7th October. All staff will be attending the obligatory professional development day on the Revised Language Curriculum. Read about the revised curriculum here.

Published on September 13, 2016

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Click on this link for information about ATHLETICS from Infants to Sixth. Many thanks to the parents that organize this.

Published on September 10, 2016

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Keep track of your child’s AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES by downloading the calendar for the year for art, theatre group, homework club, basketball, hurling and football available here

Published on September 2, 2016

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URGENT:  If an EPIPEN or INHALER has been prescribed for your child please send in an up to date one with instructions for use to the school office by Monday 5th September or ASAP, clearly marked with your child’s name and room number. Thank you.

Published on September 1, 2016

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Enrolment

IMPORTANT NOTICE Those who wish their child to receive 1st COMMUNION (2nd Class) or CONFIRMATION (6th) within the parish, in May 2017 need to register with the parish by the end of September 2016 for the preparation programme which will begin in October 2016.  Registration closes at the end of September. Only children of families whose parents have registered for and take part in the preparation programme will be enabled to receive the Sacrament in 2017. There is no automatic enrolment for these sacraments through the school. Registration is through the parish website or by completing this registration form for communion or this one for confirmation.  Please return completed forms to Paul Thornton, Parish Pastoral Worker either through one of the Parish Offices or Kilian House, Family Centre, La Touche Road, Greystones and not to the school office. Thank you.
Provisional Dates: 2nd Class: 1st Reconciliation Saturday 4th March 2017 at 10am: 1st Communion Saturday 13th May 2017 at 10am (R6) and 12.00 noon (R20). 6th Class: Service of Light Wednesday 3rd May at 7.30pm: Confirmation Friday 26th May at 11am

Applications for enrolment for Junior Infants September 2017 can be made from Monday, 7th – Friday, 18th November 2016.

Click HERE to see the school’s Enrolment Policy.

NEW INFORMATION The Procedure for Garda Vetting has changed. You are now required to complete Section 1 and 2 of the “Vetting Invitation Form (NVB1). When answering “Role Being Vetted For”, please put in ‘School tours and assisting with classes’Please download the NVB1 form BELOW and return it to Sister in hard copy form with two forms of identification. Sister Kathleen will fill in section 3 and sign it as the contact person and will post your Vetting Invitation Form to Archdiocese of Dublin, Child Safeguarding and Protection Service, Holy Cross Diocesan Centre, Clonliffe Rd. You will then receive an email from National Vetting Bureau with your online application form. (NVB 2) You must complete this within 30 days. (If you do not complete this within 30 days the invitation form becomes invalid and you will have to reapply). Only you the applicant will receive NVB 2. The school will no longer have access to NVB 2 forms. When you fill in NVB2 on line e-vetting takes 3-4 days to complete. The Parent/Guardian Consent form is only to be filled in if an applicant is between 16 and 18 years of age. P.S. If you have already filled in a Garda Vetting Form please ignore this.

 

The National Vetting Bureau Act 2012 commenced on 29th April 2016. ANY PERSON HELPING IN THE SCHOOL IN ANY WAY WILL NOW REQUIRE GARDA VETTING.If you currently help in the school or plan to help in the future please download and complete the Garda Vetting Form & Garda Vetting Invitation Form.Garda Vetting Forms

Term Calendar

If you cannot find what you are looking for, try using the SEARCH BOX in the top left hand corner of the home page. We hope that this new feature will make the school website more user friendly.

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NEW St Brigids Junior Infants Booklet 2016

Information Booklet 2016

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Senior Infants Booklist 2016-2017

1st Class Booklist 2016-2017

1st Class Stationery Order Forms 2016-2017

2nd Class Booklist 2016-2017

2nd Class Stationery Order Forms 2016-2017

3rd Class Booklist 2016-2017

3rd Class Stationery Order Forms 2016-2017

4th Class Booklist 2016-2017

4th Class Stationery Order Forms 2016-2017

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School Calendar 2016-17 UPDATED 8th July 2016 as the date for the Graduation Mass is changed to the 27th June 2017. UPDATED 13th September 2016 as School will be closed on Friday 7th October. All staff will be attending the obligatory professional development day on the Revised Language Curriculum.

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