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.

KILCOOLE MUSIC FESTIVAL Does your child have a good singing voice and does he/she enjoy performing? If the answer is yes, why not enter him/her in this year's Kilcoole Feis? Details below.

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Click HERE to see work from Junior and Senior Infants. Click on THIS link to see work from 1st and 2nd Class. 3rd and 4th Class have been busy too and so have students from 5th and 6th. Take a look too at our In School Blogs.

Published on October 12, 2016

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Thanks to all who attended the recent meeting on our whole school approach to teaching and learning spelling from the WORDSWORTH Learning Programme. This meeting was presented by Rita Treacy who developed this proven and effective programme. You can read more HERE

Published on October 5, 2016

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KILCOOLE MUSIC FESTIVAL Does your child have a good singing voice and does he/she enjoy performing? If the answer is yes, why not enter him/her in this year’s Kilcoole Feis? Cost 6 euro per entry. Please pay the class teacher. Dates:SONG SINGING:Weekend of November 17-20 Thursday to Sunday. VERSE SPEAKING:Weekend of November 10-13 Thursday to Sunday. Poems and songs […]

Published on October 4, 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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Two useful websites suitable from 4th class up: Improve your English vocabulary and Learn Irish with Duolingo. Regular use would improve standardized test results in vocabulary. The Drumcondra standardized Irish test has been introduced for 5th and 6th in addition for standardized tests in Maths and English each May.

Published on August 16, 2016

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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

UPDATED 12/9/16: Work has been ongoing on our response to our Whole School Evaluation (WSE) 2012. You can read the WSE report here. It was a very positive experience which noted the following:

  1. Our clear commitment to a high quality educational experience for all pupils. 
  2. The overall management of the school and the effective leadership of the School Principal and In School Management Team. 
  3. The high standard of teaching, pastoral care and generally very good quality of pupils’ learning outcomes. 
  4. The very good level of pupil behaviour, attendance and engagement in learning. 
  5. The high standard of parental involvement and communication within the school community.

Click here to read how we have made improvements since, based on the recommendations made at that time.

Term Calendar

Click on THIS LINK to see maths activities on the website (2nd-6th approximately). There is also a webmix for younger students HERE. Click on ‘Useful Links’ on the menu on the left hand side to see webmixes for learning English, Irish and coding, entertaining art and music activities and researching projects […]

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30th September 2016 was an important day in the history of St. Brigid’s, National School, Greystones. Fr. John Daly PP blessed the new extension Seomraí Bhríd Uí Bheirn in memory of our dear colleague Bríd Beirne; a much loved and dedicated teacher, held in high regard by all who knew her.

Ní bheidh a leithéid arís ann.


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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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School Calendar 2016-17 UPDATED 13th October 2016 Christmas Pageant will start at 8pm not 7.30pm. UPDATED 8th July 2016 as the date for the Graduation Mass is changed to the 27th June 2017.

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