Congratulations to Sarah, Jack and Catherine

Congratulations to Sarah, Jack and Catherine

We want to congratulate three outstanding and inspirational past pupils who were in the news this week.Sarah Hawkshaw playing for Ireland in the Hockey World Cup recently.Jack Barrett who ran in the 400m mixed relay and finished 8th in the World Finalsand St. Brigid’s GAA captain, Catherine O’Reill

Promethean Classroom Stories Winner

Promethean Classroom Stories Winner

Last May, Mr. Lowery and his class made a video showing how the new Activ Panels were used in our school. He submitted a shorter clip to the Promethean Classroom Stories competition, which invites schools across the UK and Ireland to share their most inspiring stories.This week, Mr. Lowery was delig

Texaco Winner

Texaco Winner

Mrs Stokes received a wonderful surprise in the. post this week…a certificate of merit from the Texaco Art Competition for Claire Feely. Claire pictured above with her certificate is in Senior Infants and was the only winner this year. Well done Claire !

School tour Room 28

School tour Room 28

The children in 5th class Room 28 had a wonderful school tour to Croke Park and Dublinia, take a look at some photos below.

Our new Water Bottle Filler                                      @Fingalcoco

Our new Water Bottle Filler @Fingalcoco

A huge congratulations to the Fifth and Sixth class Green School representatives who succeeded in getting funding from Fingal County Council to install a Crystal Clear Water Bottle Filler in our school reception area. The eight members wrote a persuasive letter to Fingal County Council outling the s

Green Schools Update

Green Schools Update

Well done to all the Green School representatives from First class, Second class, Third class and Fourth class who, along with some wonderful pupils from Fifth class ROom 27, have been using our new litter pickers to keep the yards tidy and free of litter this term.They were such an enthusiastic gro

Graduation 2022

Graduation 2022

Yesterday our four lovely 6th classes graduated from St. Brigid’s. The ceremony was held in the hall. Representatives from each class read a poem composed by their classmates to celebrate their time together.Ms. Fay spoke about how remarkable their journey from Junior Infants was, showing them a sl

Scavenger Hunt Room 2 & 26

Scavenger Hunt Room 2 & 26

The children from both Room 2 & 26 had a lovery Summer scavenger hunt on Monday on the Church green. The girls and boys had great fun working with their buddy readers to find lots of different summer objects.

Scavenger Hunt Room 3

Scavenger Hunt Room 3

Ms. Scanlon’s Junior Infants and their Fifth class buddies in Ms. Fay’s class went on a summer scavenger hunt around the Church green today. Everyone enjoyed the activity and left with smiles on their faces.

Handball Finals

Handball Finals

We were very proud to hear that several of our pupils played in the Dublin Handball finals last weekend.The U11 boys final was an interesting affair with great friends Daire and Seán playing against each other. It was a tight match with Seán coming out on top on this occasion. Daire’s hot on his hee

Our new Senior Choir

Our new Senior Choir

After a long silence of two years we would like to introduce our newly formed St. Brigid’s NS Senior Choir.They would like to share their recording of a beautiful song, ‘A Little Peace’.It is hard to believe they only started practising a short few weeks ago!

Final Cake Sale

Final Cake Sale

Well done to all our 6th class pupils who ran a fantastic cake sale today. Our thanks to the parents, guardians and pupils who brought in so many cakes in aid of Make a Wish Ireland.

Teddy Bear day in Room 3

Teddy Bear day in Room 3

Ms Fay’s 5th class buddies helped Ms Scanlon’s Junior Infants to celebrate their Teddy Bear day. Then they went to the Church Green to have a very enjoyable teddy bears’ picnic in the sun.

Table Cricket Room 27

Table Cricket Room 27

Another exciting day for Room 27 was when Killian Molloy from Cricket Leinster shared the new game of TABLE CRICKET with the class! Everyone enjoyed getting an opportunity to play this new game. Lots of fantastic ‘batting’ and ‘bowling’ skills were on display!

Infants Sports Day …what fun!

Infants Sports Day …what fun!

The morning drizzle today didn’t dampen the spirits of the Junior and Senior Infants. The 6th class prepared the church green and then it was time to begin. With over 220 children, the 6th class helpers were busy ensuring everyone had a turn at every event. We had the long jump, hula hoops, a parach

Football blitz 4th & 5th class pupils

Football blitz 4th & 5th class pupils

Over the course of two glorious afternoons this week, 160 pupils from 4th & 5th class took park in a football blitz in St.Brigid’s GAA club. As there were no Cumann na mBunscoil matches for this age group this year, the teachers were delighted to organise this event so that the children could enjoy

Junior Infant Sports Day

Junior Infant Sports Day

Some great fun was had by all our Junior Infant pupils on Wednesday for their Sports Day on the Church Green. Thanks to the pupils and teachers from 6th class for all their help.Here are some photos from the children in Room 4. Some great fun was had by all our Junior Infant

Working with Speed in 4th class

Working with Speed in 4th class

The children in 4th class Room 24 were working with speed and pulleys recently with the Lego WeDo 2.0 materials. they investigated how changing the wheels, adding weighted bricks, changing the pulleys etc. might affect the speed and movement of their racing car. They also added motion sensors to con

5th class School Tour

5th class School Tour

On June 15th, Room 27 5th class headed off on their school tour to Croke Park. They toured the ground of the well-known stadium, visited the dressing rooms, learned lots of historical facts relating to events held in the stadium and even spent time in the commentary stand!After a quick bite to eat

5th class Sports Day: Rooms 27 & 28

5th class Sports Day: Rooms 27 & 28

A wonderful day was had by the 5th class groups from Ms. G. Days and Ms Moore’s classes on the Church green last week for their Sports Day. They enjoyed a range of novelty races and everyone had lots of fun!

Cricket Coaching in 5th class                                         @Leinstercricket

Cricket Coaching in 5th class @Leinstercricket

Following on from school coaching visits delivered by Cricket Leinster and Fingal County Council throughout the school year, Fifth class students visited near by St. Vincent’s Castleknock College to partake in further activities, many of whom experiences hardball cricket for the first time. Special

Room 10: Sports day and School tour

Room 10: Sports day and School tour

See some photos of all the fun the children from 1st class Room 10 had during their school tour to Newbridge House and Farm, and on their Sports day.