Newtownmountkennedy Primary School is under the patronage of the Catholic Archbishop of Dublin.
It was established as a co-educational school following the amalgamation of a boys( St. Joesph's NS) and girls (St. Brigid's NS) school on the current campus.
An autism class was opened in 1999. Our School now has 4 autism classes which continues to operate very successfully as an integrated part of our primary school community.
The school also participates in the Department of Education's Band 2 DEIS programme.
Our School Principal is Deirdre Lennon.
Home School Community Liaison
The Home School Community Liaison (HSCL) scheme promotes partnership and cooperation between home, school and the community to ensure that every child participates fully in our school system.
Aisling Gillick is our Home School Community Liaison officer.