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08:50 am to 2:30 pm

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Active Education

Child centred activities focusing on engaging, active learning opportunities.

Breakfast Club and After School

Breakfast Club and After School available for students.


A strong sporting tradition; we teach GAA, Soccer, Basketball, Rowing, Rugby and Swimming.

Catholic Ethos

St Patrick's BNS, Ringsend is a Catholic school, under the patronage of the Arch Diocese of Dublin.

Google School

Linked to Google through Kinia with Chromebooks for each student from Senior Infants to Sixth Class.

Hot Lunches

Hot lunches provided for every child by Carambola under the DEIS schools lunch scheme.

About Us

A supportive, inclusive environment where every child is valued.

Active learning

Textbook free, play based learning in Junior and Senior Infants.

Low Class Numbers

Average student teacher ratio of 13:1 in junior classes.

Community Engagment

Strong links to local community through Parents' Association and local activity clubs.

Enrolling New Students Now

Our Staff

Commited teachers who love what they do

Ian Lane


Conor Fahy

Deputy Principal

Patrick Feeney

Home School Liaison

School Vision

A welcoming, inclusive school at the heart of the community in Ringsend.

Latest Blog

Check out the latest posts from our blog.

We are a DCU Changemaker School

St. Patrick’s BNS, Ringsend, Dublin is welcomed to the DCU Changemaker...

January 2, 2024 Read More
Visit to the National Gallery of Ireland.

The boys had a great day taking in the wonderful artwork on display during their...

February 7, 2024 Read More
Visit to Ringsend Library

We were lucky to have Gerard Siggins, author of the Rugby Spirit book series visit...

October 13, 2023 Read More
Marathon Kids

The boys in 5th and 6th Class have been taking part in Marathon Kids. Over...

October 13, 2023 Read More
Minister of Education visited our school.

Norma Foley visited our school recently to present our teachers with Kinia Credentials for completing...

October 9, 2023 Read More
Building Computers

The boys in Sixth Class had great fun coding, problem solving and discovering how computers...

September 24, 2023 Read More
It’s good to be back!
School, Beach Trip

It's good to be back!It was fantastic to welcome our 15 new Junior Infants to...

September 4, 2023 Read More
Zoom Ahead with Books 2023

We held our annual exhibition of the fabulous artwork created by the boys in JI,...

June 13, 2023 Read More