Mission statement


This mission statement influences all policies and plans. It reflects the ethos of the school.


Scoil Naomh Padraig aims:


  • To provide a Christian environment where the pupil can experience and develop his/her Catholic faith.


  • To maximise the academic and holistic development of each pupil through the provision of a balanced child centered curriculum.


  • To nurture and develop in each pupil a positive self image.


  • To promote in each pupil a sense of belonging to and having an appreciation of his /her cultural traditions.


  • To help each person to be a tolerant and responsible person.


  • In developing each and every child as fully as possible in accordance with his/her level of ability, to allow them to proceed to second and third level education.



Scoil Naomh Padraig meets the 9 grounds as listed on the Equal Status Act 2000. Discrimination is prohibited on the following grounds: gender, marital status, family status, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, race, traveler community.