Welcome to our school website


Easter Holidays: St. Mary’s NS will close at 12pm on Friday 12th April. School re-opens on Monday 29th April.

School Closures

Monday 6th May –  Bank Holiday

Friday 24th May – Elections

Friday 31st June

Monday 3rd June – Bank Holiday

Summer Holidays on 27th June at 12pm


Dates for Sacraments:

Ceremony of Light (6th Class) – 30th April 2019 at 8pm in St. Mary’s Church.

Confirmation – Sunday 12th May at 2:30pm in St. Mary’s Church.

First Holy Communion – Saturday 25th May 2019 at 11am in St. Mary’s Church.

Click here to view the full school calendar

We are delighted to welcome you to our school website.

St Mary’s Primary School is a co-educational national school from Junior Infants to 6th Class. It was established in 1998 when three schools in St Mary’s parish amalgamated. The characteristic spirit and Catholic ethos of our school are expressed in our Mission Statement.

St Mary’s Primary School is situated in the beautiful riverside town of Athlone, in county Westmeath and caters for pupils from a diverse community. The principles of inclusiveness, equality and respect for all are enshrined in our school’s policies. Currently we have about 400 pupils enrolled.