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.

A Whole School Approach to Dyspraxia (where it affects co-ordination)

In response to the new model for allocating resources to children with special needs, staff at St. Brigid’s are planning to co-ordinate a whole school approach to Dyspraxia during the next school year. This is a common issue affecting fine and/or gross motor coordination in children and adults.

This approach will be informed by the excellent information available on the SESS.ie website. Check HERE see the practical tips for teachers on that page.

Famous People who have had Dyslexia

Developing and sustaining a child’s self esteem is very important.

It may be useful for your child to know about famous people that have been successful and that have dyslexia. Famously Daniel Radcliffe of Harry Potter fame has dyspraxia.