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.

The school will close early on Friday 23rd March for the Easter Holidays. Junior Infants and their siblings will go home at 11.45 am, the rest of the school will go home at 12 noon on this day. School will reopen on Monday 9th April.

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The school will CLOSE EARLY on FRIDAY 23rd March for the Easter Holidays. Junior Infants and their siblings will go home at 11.45 am, the rest of the school will go home at 12 noon on this day. School will reopen on Monday 9th April.

Published on March 22, 2018

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Click HERE to download the Easter Newsletter.

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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. Now we have added a third subject: SPHE (Social, Personal and Health Education). At the moment we are at […]

Published on March 16, 2018

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To celebrate St. Patrick’s Day on Friday 16th March, St. Brigid’s NS celebrated ‘Green Day.’ The Parents’ Association in partnership with the Student Council asked children and staff to come to school wearing green and to make a donation of a euro or two to the Gavin Glynn Foundation. It was the Student […]

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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, 2018

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The following CORRESPONDENCE will further reassure parents that the WIFI in the SCHOOL is CORRECTLY INSTALLED and SAFE TO USE.
1. Click HERE for Correspondence with Department of Education and Skills (DES) / Professional Development Services for Teachers (PDST)

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2. Click HERE for response from Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment

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3. Click on THIS link for the response from ITGroup

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Recommended Educational Websites: Students from Infants to 1st why not try ‘Teach Your Monster To Read’, Part 1 Part 2 & Part 3 ?

Free online activities from 3rd approximately include: Khan Academy Maths

Read Theory for Comprehension

Improve Vocabulary Regular use of these three websites could improve […]

Published on February 2, 2018

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Click on THIS link to download some helpful suggestions for keeping your child safe online from Cyber Safe Ireland.

Published on February 1, 2018

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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.

Published on January 30, 2018

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The CHILD SAFEGUARDING STATEMENT for St. Brigid’s School is now available to download on this website. You can find it near the top of the menu on the left hand side.

Click HERE to read about the most recent both practical, and imaginative ways members of the PARENTS’ ASSOCIATION work towards making St. Brigid’s a happy and enjoyable learning environment. Most recently the Parents’ Association organised a wonderful ‘Green Day’ where children and teachers came to school dressed in green and raised money for The Gavin Glynn Foundation.

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:

  1. Our clear commitment to a high quality educational experience for all pupils.
  2. The overall management of the school and the effective leadership of the School Principal and In School Management Team.
  3. The high standard of teaching, pastoral care and generally very good quality of pupils’ learning outcomes.
  4. The very good level of pupil behaviour, attendance and engagement in learning.
  5. 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.

Term Calendar


Art – Takes place Tuesday 20th and Wednesday 21st March. NO Art this Wednesday 14th March

Athletics – Takes place on Thursday 22nd March

Basketball – No basketball until week beginning 16th April

Football – Football finishes for this school year on 13th March

Hurling – Hurling […]

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Please note: Theatre Groups finish for the school year after the show on 21st March.

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EASTER HOLIDAYS: School will close early on Friday 23rd March for the Easter Holidays.

Junior Infants and their siblings will go home at 11.45 am, the rest of the school will go home at 12 noon on this day.

School will reopen on Monday 9th April.

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Well done to the students who made their First Confession and to their teachers for preparing them so well. Many thanks to Jane Ahern and the 4th class choir who made a wonderful occasion even more special. 1st COMMUNION – Saturday 12th May 2018 – Holy Rosary Church – Ms. Cuffe’s R6 at […]

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Applications for Junior Infants,
Saint Brigid’s National School,
September 2018
are now closed.

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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 […]

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Click St. Brigids School Calendar 2017-2018 to download the UPDATED school calendar.

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Click to download the calendars for after school activities 2017-2018:




GAA: Football & Hurling



Theatre Group

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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.

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