Scoil Mhuire is a co-educational Catholic primary school under the patronage of the Catholic Bishop of Kildare & Leighlin diocese.
School staff consists of 22 full-time teachers, 10 special needs assistants, secretary & caretaker. The school aims to serve the primary educational needs of the pupils in the town and parish of Abbeyleix.
We have 3 ASD classes in a new state of the art building named Naomh Bríd in recognition of the Brigidine Sisters. This caters for 18 children from Abbeyleix & the surrounding area.
Overall our school aims to provide a caring learning environment, which facilitates the nurturing of each pupil's full educational potential. The achievement of this aim informs all of the planning processes and activities which occur in our school.