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.

Please check the menu on the top left hand side of the home page for all the UPDATED information on the operation of the school and COVID-19 issued from the school and from outside agencies: DES, HSE etc.

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Thank you again to everyone who supported our annual school raffle, those who sponsored prizes and the Parents’ Association Fundraising Committee, who organized it. Congratulations to all our lucky winners. Click on the link to see Raffle Prize List & Winners 2021  Míle buíochas arís.

Published on June 25, 2021

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The following posts, are relevant to the school reports and test results which went home yesterday. Parents may find them helpful.

Published on June 17, 2021

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The school reports went home today. A number recommend the educational activitites on the school website for Juniors, Middle Classes and Seniors, particularly in Maths and English. Here are some we would recommend:

Junior Classes: Infants to 1st approximately :

‘Teach Your Monster To Read’, Part 1 Part 2 & Part 3

is an opportunity […]

Published on June 16, 2021

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15th May 2021: From the NCCA ‘COVID-19 and school closures this past year will have impacted children in various ways and so it is important to keep this in mind when reading your child’s end-of-year report’.

Click on THIS link to download a leaflet from the NCCA (National Council for Curriculum and Assessment) […]

Published on June 15, 2021

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If you google the phrase ‘Summer Slump’ or ‘Summer Slide’ you will see how research shows that children can slip back academically over the summer holidays. Children who don’t read during summer can slip back by two to three months in their reading achievement. For the last number of years Wicklow Libraries have run […]

Published on June 14, 2021

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Standardized Tests are held in the school during the month of May.

Please ensure good attendance during this time.

‘A test only measures what the test asks’

Parents may find the following information useful:

The teacher looks at the result in conjunction with how the child has succeeded at their schoolwork over a full […]

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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 at home, as […]

Published on June 13, 2021

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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.

If you would be interested in becoming the SEN delegate for the school on the National Parents’ Council CLICK HERE for additional information. Get in touch with the school office and we can put you in touch with Janet who is a delegate on the NPC.

LOOK! With Covid restrictions in place, parents and friends of St. Brigid’s see much less of what goes on here. We have been as busy as we ever are and here is a short slide show to show you some of what we have been doing in the Summer Term. Click on THIS link to see it. We hope you enjoy it.

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.

Application forms for Junior Infants, September 2022 will be available during November 2021. Details will be published here on the school website in the Autumn Term 2021.

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.

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).

Term Calendar

Happy Holidays everyone. We look forward to welcoming you all back when the school re-opens on Tuesday 31st August at 8.50am.  A special arrangement has been made for the new Junior Infants to see their new classrooms and meet their new teachers on Monday 30th.

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Teachers and students from 2nd up would like to thank Ms. Ahern for bringing them on ‘history walks’ during the month of June. We are so lucky to go to school in Greystones, where there is such a rich history, from the Stone Age to the Railway Age. If you would like to learn more, […]

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to see other LETTERS SENT HOME this school year:

Dear Parents/Guardians, 

I know that we are into week two of the summer holidays but we the Staff of St. Brigid’s would like to take this opportunity to wish all our families a fun-filled summer.  

What a strange year this has been between school closures, online teaching and learning, online Graduations not to mention […]

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We were delighted to be able to facilitate a Sports Days for the boys and girls this year.  Although, this year’s Sports Days were different from other years they were none the less days to remember. And for that we would like to thank Cormac for organizing them and the teachers and SNAs for helping.  

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This is the SCHOOL CALENDAR for the school year ahead. Click on the following link: School Calendar 2021-2022 to download. It is subject to change. Unforeseen circumstances can arise. Any changes will always be notified to parents in a timely manner in so far as is possible

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Click HERE for information on data regulations 25th May 2018

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Click HERE to read about GDPR & Data Protection and the Department of Education.

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

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