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: Our NEW SCHOOL EMAIL is office@stbgns.ie *** We are working towards our Active School Flag. Our motto is 'It's super cool to be ag siúl. Be wise and exercise.'***

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Internet Safety Presentation

by Dr Stephen Minton

(Psychology of Education Lecturer Trinity College Dublin)

For Parents of Children Junior Infants – 6th Class

School Hall Wed 1st March 2017 starting at 8.00pm

Dear Parents,
 
Dr. Stephen Minton […]

Published on February 21, 2017

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Useful websites suitable from 4th class up approximately:

Read Theory .org

Improve your English vocabulary

and Learn Irish with Duolingo.

Regular use would improve standardized test results in comprehension and vocabulary.

The Drumcondra standardized Irish test has been introduced for […]

Published on February 16, 2017

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Some lucky students enjoyed a great first lesson with Deirdre from ‘The Cool Food School’ yesterday! While talking about what you can use cauliflower for, one of the boys asked for the recipe for cauliflower pizza that Deirdre mentioned. He suggested that it be put up on the school website. Here is the recipe. We […]

Published on February 14, 2017

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We loved participating in Operation Transformation’s 10@10. 
CLICK HERE to see the video !

Published on February 13, 2017

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Click here to download calendars for AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES: art, theatre group, basketball, hurling and football.

Published on January 20, 2017

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Enrolment

NEW Take a look at our

ST.BRIGID’S LOCAL HISTORY BLOG HERE

and our GREEN SCHOOLS BLOG HERE.

Enrolments for Junior Infants 2017 are now closed.

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

St. Brigid’s NS is now on midterm. We return to school for a FULL day on Monday 27th February.

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School Calendar 2016-17

UPDATED. Please note the date for the Graduation Mass is changed to the 27th June 2017.

A date for your diary: Stephen Minton has been provisionally booked for a talk on children’s internet safety for parents on 1st March 2017.  More details to come.

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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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