Saint Brigid’s National School, is a primary school situated in the centre 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 them be the best they can be.

'Schools will be closed to students for a period of three weeks ... and will reopen on 1st February ... Schools will put in place remote provisions from Monday 11th January for all other students, in accordance with their contingency plans for remote learning, which will be communicated directly to families by school.'

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PM 22nd January 2021

Dear Parents/Guardians,

We have been getting very positive feedback with regards to remote teaching and learning this time round. The levels of engagement are much higher than the last time. However, we recognise that a large […]

Published on January 4, 2021

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The Department of Education National Educational Psychology Service (NEPS) have many resources for parents that you may find useful why school buildings are closed. Click on the following link to see:

https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/af24b-wellbeing-guidance-documents-for-parents-students-and-schools/#parents-primary-schools

Published on January 3, 2021

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EDUCATIONAL LINKS YOU MAY FIND HELPFUL

On the left hand menu, there is a drop down menu under the tab that says ‘Recommended Educational Links’.

During last year’s ‘lockdown’ we referred parents to the first two ‘Senior Webmix’ and ‘Junior Webmix’ while children were learning from home. But there are lots of other webmixes on […]

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OTHER IDEAS FOR HELPING YOUR CHILD WITH IRISH:

1. NEW Rang Maher is a new and helpful website suitable for 4th – 6th class. It is particularly helpful for teaching Irish Grammar with videos to learn from, practical activities and useful summaries.

2. Click on THIS link for a book that encourages introducing Irish […]

Published on September 25, 2020

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RESPONSE PLAN: Protocols in place for the safe reopening of the school

1.0 Planning & preparing for a safe return to school: Measures in place

2.0 Communication

3.0 Wellbeing

4.0 The Curriculum

5.0 Special Education Needs

6.0 Future proofing 

Introduction

The School Covid19 Response Plan for St. Brigid’s NS, Greystones is in line with

Department of […]

Published on June 25, 2020

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Enrolment

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 makes the school website more user friendly.

Junior Infant Enrolment for Sept 2021 has now closed.

Click on the link Code of Behaviour 2020 to read the CODE OF BEHAVIOUR for St. Brigid’s NS.

Click on the following link to download St Brigid’s NS Admission Policy for the school year 2020-21. Click Annual-Admissions-Notice for the Annual Admission Notice in respect of admissions for the 2021/2022 school year.

A warm welcome to all. Click on THIS link to see an Animoto slideshow about St.Brigid’s NS. Watch it in full screen mode for the best result. You can see lots of what we do in St. Brigid’s on this website. Why not take a look around.

On account of the Covid restrictions, parents may be less familiar with the school building: classroom and corridors. So we have put together a series of slideshows showing the Halloween and Christmas classrooms.

Click HERE to see a slide show of the Junior and Senior Infant classrooms, where all the fun begins.

and HERE to see the 1st and 2nd classrooms

Click HERE to see the 3rd and 4th classrooms

and HERE to see the 5th and 6th classrooms. Sixth class made the school an even more festive place by painting the windows.

Finally you can see some of the decorations around the school HERE.

We would like our school website to be ‘a window’ on all we do here in school.

UPDATED 26th September 2020: Click HERE to read the school’s Self Evaluation Report.

Click on THIS link for THE DIGITAL LEARNING PLAN, for St. Brigid’s Greystones 2020 – 21 (including targets and the actions we will implement to meet the targets).

Click on THIS link to download suggestions from CYBER SAFE IRELAND for keeping your child safe online.

Term Calendar

Dear Parents,

National Parents Council Primary are supporting the Department of Education Inspectorate to find out about parents views on remote teaching and learning, by circulating this survey to parents of pupils in primary, post-primary and special schools. If you have a child in primary, post primary and special schools please complete this survey, […]

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National Parents Council Primary are running free online interactive workshops on “Supporting parents to support their children’s mental health and wellbeing”, a training programme by NPC in conjunction with St. Patrick’s Mental Health services.

This programme supports parents to encourage and promote positive mental health and wellbeing in their children. The programme also explores how […]

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‘In order to support the suppression of the Covid-19 virus in the community, government has today decided that schools will be closed to students for a period of three weeks … and will reopen on 1st February. Minister for Education Norma Foley TD and Minister of State for Special Education and Inclusion Josepha Madigan TD […]

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UPDATED 6th January 2021. Click HERE for the SCHOOL CALENDAR 2020 -21. On account of Covid school is closed until 1st February 2021. If we hear of any further changes to this calendar we will let you know.

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Dear Parents/Guardians, As you aware, NEW DATA REGULATIONS will come into force from Friday 25th May 2018 throughout Europe.

As a school we are obliged to comply with these new regulations. What this means for us and you is that when we seek and hold information on your children to better […]

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The GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (the GDPR) comes into effect on the 25th May 2018. The GDPR applies across the European Union and aims to give individuals more rights, control and understanding of how their personal data is processed.

Under GDPR the Department of Education and Skills are required to keep you informed […]

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Click HERE to read about COOKIES on this website and our WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICY.

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Please supervise your children when they are online.

Even when they are using educational sites, remember the internet is a portal to the world wide web.

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