Bennettsbridge n.s.Learn. Create. Grow
A safe and stimulating learning environment .
Mrs Sheila Aylward Principal
Mrs.Olivia Selmon Deputy Principal/Junior infants
Mrs. Caitríona O’Keeffe 2nd & 3rd Class
Mrs.Emily McCormick Special Education Teacher (Job Share)
Mrs. Nano Nagle 1st Class
Mrs. Aoife Pembroke 3rd&4th Class
Mrs. Olivia Molloy Special Education Teacher
Mr. John McDonald. 5th & 6th Class
Ms Órla Morrissey Senior Infants
Ms. Kerrie Dunne 4th & 5th Class
Ms Tanya Hudson Special Education Teacher (Job Share)
Ms. Ann Marie Brennan Special Education Teacher (Shared)
Ms. Cíara Dwan 3rd & 4th Class
Child Safeguarding Information
Our School Gallery
Bricks 4 Kidz
Art & Craft
Bennettsbridge N.S. is a Catholic School under the patronage of the local Catholic bishop. The Catholic ethos permeates the school day.
Our Mission & Vision
At Bennettsbridge National School we celebrate the uniqueness of the child as it is expressed in each child’s personality, intelligence and potential for development. We will strive to nurture the child in all dimensions of his or her life: spiritual, moral, cognitive, emotional, imaginative, aesthetic, social and physical.
Bennettsbridge, Co. Kilkenny
M-F: 9:20am – 3pm
Junior & Senior infants: 9:20am – 2pm
Phone & Email
School Mass @ 12.30pm
Thanksgiving Mass for our retiring caretaker
Tea/coffee in the school gym after.
February Mid -term
School closes: Wednesday, February 19th 2020 @ 3pm
School reopens: Monday, February 24th 2020
St Patrick's Weekend
School closes: Friday, March 13th 2020 @ 3pm
School reopens: Wednesday, March 18th 2020
School closes: Friday, April 3rd @12.30pm (12.20 for Infant classes)
School reopens: Monday , April 20th 2020
Friday, March 13, 2020.
The school will not be closed on this date.
Arrangements for 5th and 6th class will be decided closer to the date.
First Holy Communion
Saturday, May 9, 2020
Tuesday, March 3, 2020