Naíonra Philib Barún was founded by Deirdre Uí Mhaidín in 1983 and is a preschool affiliated with Gaelscoil Philib Barún. It is run through the medium of Irish, facilitating families with or without basic Irish and 100% of the pupils from the preschool go on to attend the main school.

The curriculum is centered around play for children that allows fun as well as development. There are three staff members working in the Naíonra, in a spacious environment designed with children in mind. At present, it is located adjacent to Gaelscoil Philib Barún.

Children and families from all backgrounds and all abilities are more than welcome. Any queries can be discussed with Suzanne de Bhíal on 089 2001827.