Patrician Primary School is a two-storied, co-educational school in Newbridge, Co. Kildare. The school caters for classes ranging from 2nd to 6th, with a current enrolment of 340 pupils.
Led by the principal, David Dempsey, the school has a staff of 21 teachers, 6 special needs assistants, our secretary, Susan, and caretaker, Paschal.
The school has a Catholic ethos and is under the patronage of the Bishop of Kildare & Leighlin, Bishop Denis Nulty.
As the oldest school in Newbridge, the Patrician Primary School boasts a proud tradition of education in the town of Newbridge, while we also provide a wide array of extra-curricular activities; senior and junior brass bands, boys’ and girls’ football, hurling, soccer, athletics and choir.
Principal: David Dempsey
Secretary: Susan Creggy
Caretaker: Paschal Murray
2nd Class Teachers: Brenda Callaghan, Jamie Headon, Ciara Heffernan
3rd Class Teachers: Cathy Gorman, Aoife O’Sullivan
4th Class Teachers: Niamh Campbell, Mary King, Breda O'Rourke
5th Class Teachers: Monica Bridge, Mark Fogarty, Katie McElligott
6th Class Teachers: Malvin Moloney, Cormac O'Shea, Elaine Ryan
SET Teachers: Aileen Branagan, Joan Brennan, Emma Brown, Jennifer Coffey, Olivia Coomey, Noreen Higgins, Ailish O’Shea, Ciara O'Sullivan, Órla Wright
SNAs: Ann Corcoran, Lisa Cunningham, Pauline Kenny, Doreen Keyes, Deirdre Nolan, Sandra Whelan