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Bennettsbridge n.s.

Learn. Create. Grow

A safe and stimulating learning environment . 


Sheila Aylward

Quick Info

Draft Policies
Teaching Staff

Mrs. Sheila Aylward Principal

Mrs.Olivia Selmon Deputy  Principal/5th Class

Mrs. Caitríona O’Keeffe 2nd  Class

Mrs.Emily McCormick    Special Education Teacher 

Mrs. Nano Nagle  Senior Infants

Ms.Richelle Guilfoyle Senior Infants

Mrs. Aoife Pembroke 3rd Class

Mr. John McDonald.  6th Class

Ms. Órla Morrissey   1st Class

Ms. Kerrie Dunne    Junior Infants

Ms. Katie Mullan     4th Class

Ms. Lynne Power   Special Education Teacher 

Ms.Deirdre Dowling   Special Education Teacher (Shared)

Ms Anna Hughes  EAL 


School Prospectus
Recent Achievements


Our School Gallery

Bricks 4 Kidz

Active BBNS


Art & Craft

Irish Dancing

About Us

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

School Hours

M-F: 8:50am – 2:30pm

Junior &  Senior infants: 8:50am – 1:30pm

Phone & Email

056 7727553

Upcoming Events 

Summer Holidays

The school will close on Tuesday, June 25th 2024

The school will re open on Thursday, August 29th  2024



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