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- A Whole School Approach to children on the Autistic Spectrum
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Our Latest News
This a letter from Tom Sherlock Chairperson of the Board of Management, St. Brigid’s National School to reassure parents regarding the use of WIFI in the school. Click on this LINK to download.
Published on February 20, 2018Read More
The following CORRESPONDENCE will further reassure parents that the Wi-Fi in the school is correctly installed and safe to use.
1. HERE for Correspondence with Department of Education and Skills (DES) / Professional Development Services for Teachers (PDST)
Published onRead More
2. Click HERE for Response from Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment
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INTERNET SAFETY DAY was on the 6th February. Click on THIS link to download some helpful suggestions for keeping your child safe online from Cyber Safe Ireland.
Published on February 1, 2018Read More
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.
Published on January 30, 2018Read More
A WARNING has been issued that HEAD LICE TREATMENTS can be a fire risk. The Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) have asked us to bring this to your attention. Exposure to a naked flame, any heat source or smoking during use of some head lice treatment products can cause serious injury, the HPRA […]
Published on January 29, 2018Read More
The School Self Evaluation Process – Our progress so far.
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.
Target 1 The school adopted a whole school approach to the learning of the comprehension strategies from the […]
Published on January 20, 2018Read More
The Board of Management, Principal and Staff of St. Brigid’s NS have been informed that the sale of the former Holy Faith Convent to the Department of Education and Skills has now been completed. You will recall that legal difficulties considerably delayed the process. The Board is delighted that the former Convent has […]
Published on January 17, 2018Read More
You are very welcome to our school website. Click HERE for an online tour of our school.
Click on this link to see the school’s updated Information Booklet 2017. This booklet includes the school’s CODE OF BEHAVIOUR on pages 18-24.
Click on this link to see
St Brigids Junior Infants Booklet 2017
Click HERE to download the school’s ENROLMENT POLICY 2017/18.
UPDATED 7/4/17: Work is ongoing on our response to our Whole School Evaluation (WSE) 2012. You can read the WSE report here. It was a very positive experience which noted the following:
- Our clear commitment to a high quality educational experience for all pupils.
- The overall management of the school and the effective leadership of the School Principal and In School Management Team.
- The high standard of teaching, pastoral care and generally very good quality of pupils’ learning outcomes.
- The very good level of pupil behaviour, attendance and engagement in learning.
- The high standard of parental involvement and communication within the school community.
Click here to read the progress made since, based on the recommendations.
There are a variety of opportunities for parents to volunteer in the school. In order to volunteer parents need to be garda vetted.
If you would like to volunteer in the school, please download and complete the Garda Vetting Form & Garda Vetting Invitation Form. Garda Vetting Forms
Procedure for Garda Vetting: First complete Section 1 and 2 of the “Vetting Invitation Form (NVB1).
Under “Role Being Vetted For”, please write ‘School tours and assisting with classes’. Download the NVB1 form and return it to the school principal with two forms of identification.
The principal will fill in section 3 and will post your Vetting Invitation Form to Archdiocese of Dublin, Child Safeguarding and Protection Service.
You will then receive an email from National Vetting Bureau with your online application form. (NVB 2) You must complete this within 30 days. (Otherwise the invitation form becomes invalid and you will have to reapply).
When you fill in NVB2 on line e-vetting takes 3-4 days to complete. The Parent/Guardian Consent form is only filled in if an applicant is between 16 and 18 years of age.
Room 4 and Room 7
Ms Coffey’s Room 4 will go into Room 7 until further notice
Ms Mangan’s Room 7 will go into Room 4 until further notice
NO CHANGE in line up position in yard or collection door
A child in Ms. Mangan’s class has broken his leg and […]Read More
2nd CLASS: 1st CONFESSION – 7pm. Tuesday 6th March 2018 Holy Rosary Church – Ms. Cuffe’s R6 & Ms. Devine’s R20 – 1st COMMUNION – Saturday 12th May 2018 – Holy Rosary Church – Ms. Cuffe’s R6 at 10.00am – Ms. Devine’s R20 at 12.00 noon – 1st Communion PHOTOGRAPHS by Ian FT […]Read More
COPPER FRIDAY has been a great success raising an amazing €2417.95. You can see a slideshow of photos from the day HERE. A BIG THANK YOU to all families and to members of our Parents’ Association who spent all day counting every last cent.Read More
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.Read More
Applications for Junior Infants,
Saint Brigid’s National School,
are now closed.