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.

    NEW to the website: See below for THE DIGITAL LEARNING PLAN, for St. Brigid’s Greystones 2019 – 2020 (including targets and the actions we will implement to meet the targets).

Our Latest News

As part of the SCHOOL SELF EVALUATION PROCESS, we in St. Brigid’s National School, Greystones have been focusing on particular aspects of Literacy and Maths. Now we have added a third subject: SPHE (Social, Personal and Health Education).

Click HERE to read the school’s Self Evaluation Report which was updated on 23rd April, 2019.

Published on April 23, 2019

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Click on the following link to read our Easter Newsletter 2019

Click HERE to read about St Brigid’s Junior Tidy Towns Beach Clean – April 2019

CLICK on THIS LINK. to see all the work the Parents’ Association’s Gardening Committee have undertaken e.g. creating the ‘Pollinator Garden’, marking National Tree Week, the […]

Published on April 22, 2019

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A message from the Fundraising Committee St Brigid’s NS.

A big thank you to everyone involved in supporting the ANNUAL SCHOOL RAFFLE. We were blessed with a sunny day which meant the whole school could attend the draw for the first time in three years. We had many parent helpers on the day with […]

Published on April 12, 2019

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Basketball League 2019: dates and letter

Please click the link to find the dates for this year’s BASKETBALL LEAGUE. We are all really looking forward to the league this year and hope it is an enjoyable experience for everyone involved. Please take note of the dates your child is playing as it varies every […]

Published on April 11, 2019

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The FINAL REHEARSAL for the National Children’s Choir will take place on Wednesday 30th April in Ravenswell Primary School during school hours. A bus will take the children to and from this rehearsal.

The NCC CONCERT will be on May 1st Ravenswell Primary School, Bray. A bus will take the children to the concert but […]

Published on April 5, 2019

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The North Wicklow Sports’ Run Offs will take place on Friday 3rd May 2019 in Greystones United during school hours. – The run offs are for 8 to 12 year olds (1st to 6t )

Events include:

50m boys and girls races 80m boys and girls races 100m boys and girls races 600m boys and girls […]

Published on April 1, 2019

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NEW to the website: Click on THIS link for THE DIGITAL LEARNING PLAN, for St. Brigid’s Greystones 2019 – 2020 (including targets and the actions we will implement to meet the targets).

Published on March 16, 2019

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IT WEEK 11th – 15th February 2019

Objective: To help all our students acquire the digital skills required for secondary school assignments and project work.

This week both 3rd classes were for the first time included. Using the laptops, the following was explained:

– cloud computing
– directory management
– file location
[…]

Published on February 21, 2019

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The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) and ComReg carried out separate investigations on the WiFi in the school and both found St Brigid’s to be completely safe and that the WiFi poses no risk to the health of our children and the staff.

We have received two comprehensive reports and written […]

Published on June 22, 2018

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

Published on June 11, 2018

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Enrolment

MARINE SAFARI Monday 13th May 4th classes 9.00am – 12.00pm Classroom workshop followed by a safari to the South Beach

Hearing and Vision Testing: Monday and Tuesday 29th and 30th April for Infants

There is no ART CLUB the first week back after Easter. The next Art Club is 7th & 8th May.

ATHLETICS next takes place on 2nd May.

The annual BASKETBALL LEAGUE will start for 3rd – 6th Class on 29th April. 

GAA Football has finished for the school year.

There is no HOMEWORK CLUB the first week back after Easter. Homework club resumes Wednesday 8th May.

SWIMMING starts back 1st & 2nd May.

Click on THIS link to download the CODE OF BEHAVIOUR for St. Brigid’s NS., most recently updated on 20th November 2018.

ENROLMENT for JUNIOR INFANTS 2019 closed at midday on Friday, 16 November 2018.

Click on this LINK to download our UPDATED ENROLMENT POLICY ratified by the BOM on 23rd October 2018 in line with the latest government directives.

Click HERE to download the list of areas that are in the school’s catchment area.

Click on this link to see the school’s most up to date Information Booklet

You are very welcome to our school website. Click HERE for an online tour of our school.

Click on this link to see
St Brigids Junior Infants Booklet 2018

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 provide for their education and care we must guarantee the following: To only seek and keep information related to your child’s education and where necessary his/her health. To use this information ONLY for the purpose for which it is gathered. To pass on some of this information to other bodies where relevant e.g. your chosen senior or Secondary School, the Department of Education and Skills, TUSLA, NEPS, School Completion Programme etc. You will have the right as parents to access and correct all information /data held on your child and we have designed a data access request form to enable you to do this. The school intends to become fully compliant with the new regulations and within the coming weeks all relevant policies and procedures will be approved by the Board of Management and posted on our school website.
Please be assured that no extra or unnecessary information or data will be sought or collected above and beyond what we already do in our school. Should you have any queries please feel free to contact us.

Yours sincerely,
Ms. Costello, Principal
Ms. Beausang, Deputy Principal
Mr. Sherlock, Chairperson BOM

Click HERE to see the BOOKLISTS for 2018-19

Click HERE to download the CHILD SAFEGUARDING STATEMENT for St. Brigid’s National School.

We have a HEALTHY LUNCH and NO NUT POLICY in operation in the school.  It is important that all of us adhere to this policy in the interest of the health and safety of all the children.

Term Calendar

School will be closed for the EASTER BREAK from Monday 15th April to Friday 26th April inclusive. School reopens on Monday 29th April

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Congratulations to the cast from the Junior and Senior Theatre Groups who put on “Beauty and the Beast” and “Seussical the Musical.”  What wonderful performances. Well done to you all and to the directors and musicians.

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Hi there, Many thanks to all the teachers and pupils for letting chickens, Cagney and Henrietta, visit today. All the boys and girls were so good. And huge thanks to Benjamin’s mum, Sharon Strong and Transition Year student Joe for helping bring the chickens around and showing the kids all the different types of eggs and […]

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A reminder that an INTERNET SAFETY TALK has being organised by our ever busy Parents’ Association for Monday May 13th. Sharon Hayden will give this talk. Sharon is highly recommended. Parents who attended Sharon’s last talk in the school, earlier this year, were high in their praise. We anticipate an interesting and informative talk.

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If your child is absent from school they can keep up with school work by using the Recommended Educational Links from the menu on the left. Why not start with the JUNIOR or SENIOR WEBMIX – or learn to type using the FINE MOTOR SKILLS and TYPING WEBMIX. […]

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FIRST HOLY COMMUNION Room 19 Ms. Cuffe Saturday 18th May at 10am in Holy Rosary
Room 5 Ms Horan and Room 6 Ms O’Donnell Saturday 18th May at 12 noon in Holy Rosary.

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Click on THIS LINK to download the DRAFT SCHOOL CALENDAR for 2019 – 20. Please note this calendar remains in draft form for the full year as naturally it can be subject to change.  Dates are added as additional opportunities and invitations arise during the school year. Sometimes too, there are cancellations. We will update […]

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Click Draft School Calendar 2018 2019 to download the draft school calendar for 2018-19. This calendar remains in draft form for the full year as it is always subject to change.  Dates are being added as additional opportunities and invitations arise during the school year. Sometimes too, there are cancellations. Please see regular updates and news […]

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IMPORTANT: It is ESSENTIAL that you make an APPLICATION for a PLACE in SECONDARY SCHOOL as early as possible in your child’s school life. There is no automatic entry to any secondary school from St. Brigid’s N.S.

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SERVICE OF LIGHT
Tuesday 21st May at 7pm in Holy Rosary
CONFIRMATION
Thursday 30th May at 10am in Holy Rosary.

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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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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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