About Us

Our Catholics girls only secondary school, founded by the Holy Family Sisters, has as its central educational focus the philosophy of the founder, Fr. Pierre Bienvenu Noailles, the development of the whole person in the setting of a nurturing family.

Therefore, whilst we encourage our girls to maximize their educational potential, we also strive to create young women who have within them a strong spiritual compass to help live meaningful lives.

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Our History

Until 1948, girls in the Newbridge area who wished to continue their education after primary school, travelled either to Kildare or Naas. Secondary education for girls was introduced by Monsignor Miller, parish priest of Newbridge: it was then known as a ‘Secondary Top’. Sr. Gertrude O’Sullivan was principal. The Secondary Top started with six students who sat for the Intermediate Certificate examination in 1950..

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A holistic approach to education

Academic

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Arts

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Sports

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