Staff of Bright Beginnings and Dromleigh N.S.

Bright Beginnings

Ms Patrice Ring

Ms Sarah O’Sullivan

Ms Niamh O’Callaghan

Ms Brigid Buckley

Dromleigh N.S.

Teaching Staff

Mrs Julie Murray (Principal)


Mr Conor O’Laighin

Mrs Linda Wiseman

Ms Tracey O’Rourke


Ms Siobhán McLoughlin

School Support Staff


Mrs Mary O’Connell (Special Needs Assistant)


Mrs Joan Masters (School Secretary)


Mr Richard McSweeney (Caretaker)


Bright Beginnings Pre-school and Childcare Services opened in Dromleigh N.S. in 2019 and services provided have expanded in each of the subsequent years. Contact details below to speak to a member of the childcare team at Bright Beginnings or a member of staff at Dromleigh N.S. You can also now follow Bright Beginnings Childcare and Dromleigh N.S Kilmichael on Facebook.


Evening Echo Feature

Our School

Dromleigh N.S. established in 1840, has spanned three centuries.


New extensions and building works were completed throughout the years.

However a major building project that was undertaken in 2009 created a spacious, modern school and was officially opened by the Minister for Education.

The school has an indoor hall, playing pitch, a spacious playground, school garden and the latest technology available to our students.

Dromleigh N.S. is also serviced by the Bus Éireann school transport service

School doors open at 9am.

Class Times:
9.20 am-2.00 pm (Junior and Senior Infants)

9.20 am-3.00 pm (First Class – Sixth Class)

Contact Us

Dromleigh N.S. has proudly served the community since 1840. We are a co-educational primary school and strive to offer every opportunity to each of our pupils.

We invite you to have a look through our website and Facebook page to see the variety of experiences for students we have to offer.

Please feel free to contact us with any queries you may have. Our staff will be delighted to provide you with further information and show you around our facilities.


Dromleigh National School:  We zijn een co-educational basisschool en striven ernaar om onze leerlingen elke mogelijkheid te bieden.

Twijfel alstublieft niet om kontakt met ons op te nemen als u vragen heft. Ons personeel zal graag aanvullende informative verstrekken of u een rondleiding geven in onze school.


Dromleigh N.S. : Nous sommes une école primaire coéducative et notre objectif est d’offrir un maximum d’opportunités à tous de nous élèves.

Veuilliez nous contacter si vous avez la moindre question. Notre équipe pédagogique sera heureux de vous donner plus d’informations et de vous faire visiter l’école.


175th Anniversary