A Brief Overview
Holy Family Primary School, Glenbrien is a four teacher, rural primary school
nestled just behind Glenbrien Village. The current new school building was built
in 1992 and we are lucky to have a school hall and extensive grounds. The
school has a very dedicated and hardworking teaching staff, some of whom have
only joined the school in recent years. The staff shares a common goal and
approach to education – the holistic development of every child who enters the
In the busy modern world, the school is grateful for a whole school staff,
who always give so generously of their talents and time.
There is a vibrant school community in Glenbrien and we are very lucky to have
a very active and supportive Parents’ Association.
The PA run a schedule of events every year that enriches the educational
experience of all the pupils in the school.
The Board of Management ensures that both the staff and pupils of the school
are well supported and resourced.
The school motto is ‘Ní Neart Go Cur le Chéile’
Principal: Fiona Cleere Deputy Principal: Róisín Doyle
Junior and Senior Infants: Fiona Cleere
First and Second Class: Doreen Carty
Third and Fourth: Kate O' Keeffe
Fifth and Sixth: Róisín Doyle
Special Education Teaching: Susanne Morrissey
SNA Team: Suzanne Paisley and Julie Winders
Secretary: Liz Freeman Caretaker: Brendan Doyle
Cleaner: Joan O' Brien