About Us

School:St Brigid’s National School
Address:Ballynacargy, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath.
Telephone:044 -93 73300
Denominational Character:Roman Catholic Mixed
Patron:Fr. Michael Smith– Bishop of Meath
Chairperson of B.O.M.:Fr. John Nally

Karl Dermody – Principal
Lorraine Rowan – Vice Principal
Claire Farrell
Sile Farrelly
Anne Marie Finnerty

School Hours:
9:20a.m. – 2:00p.m.  Junior & Senior Infants
9:20a.m. – 3:00p.m.  1st – 6th Classes

There are 61 pupils Enrolled in the school.
Ballynacargy N.S was built in 1914 we celebrated 100th anniversary on the 27th of September 2014.

Mission Statement

St Brigid’s NS strives to provide an environment where each individual child will be cherished, respected and nurtured so that the intellectual, spiritual, moral, emotional, social, physical and cultural needs are developed.

We encourage curiosity, co-operation and active participation so that the children will be capable of responsible choices with due consideration of themselves, others and the environment.

We endeavor to sow and nurture the seed of lifelong learning in the children each to his/her own potential.


School Charter

 St Brigid’s N.S. is a Roman Catholic School established with the Minister for Education and Skills and aims at promoting the full and harmonious development of all aspects of the person, of the pupil, intellectual, physical, cultural, moral and spiritual, including a living relationship with God and other people.

The school models and promotes a philosophy of life inspired by belief in God and in the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

The Catholic School provides Religious education for the pupils in accordance with the doctrines, practices and traditions of the Roman Catholic Church and promotes the formation of pupils in the Catholic

In the name of the father, the Son and The Holy spirit, Amen.