Fantastic Cross Country Competitors

Congratulations to the children from 3rd-6th Class who took part in the Cumann na mBunscol Cross Country Championship in Celbridge on Thursday last. Each and every one of them did themselves and our school proud. The children that took part on the day were Tim (6th Class), Dan (6th Class),  Dominic (6th Class), David (6th Class), […]

Trip to Castlecomer Science Discovery Park – 1st Class

Hi from 1st Class, We had so much fun in Castlecomer with Junior and Senior Infants! Our favourite part of the day was definitely using a pooter to collect insects! Check out our photos!!

Visit to Kilkenny Science and Discovery Park

We had a magnificent time on our trip to Kilkenny. We visited the Castlecomer Science and Discovery Park. The highlights of our adventure include searching for Mini-beasts, fun in the playground and observing the deer. Thank you to everyone who helped make this a wonderful experience for us.  Pictures of the day to follow. Junior Infants would like […]

President McAleese to visit NETNS!

Dear all, I am writing to let you know of a letter I have received from the President’s office!! “The President has asked me to let you know that she has agreed, in principle, to accept your kind invitation for Thursday, 29 April 2010, subject to the usual requirements of State or other business that […]


As part of our Official Opening Celebration on May 13th, we are hoping to create a class banner for every class. Each class will be making a banner made from fabric which will represent their class and each individual in the class. We would ask that you, with your child choose a piece of fabric […]

Some history facts from second class!

We have been learning lots of new and interesting things this week in second class. In History we have been learning lots of new things about Helen Keller. She was born in America in 1880. When she was two years old she got very sick and became blind and deaf. When she was seven, a […]

Dates for your diary

12th April – school re-opens 16th April – school finishes at 1.10 for all children 19th April – school closed to children for staff in service training day 13th May – Official Opening Celebration

Thank you Gillian!

4th Class would like to say a BIG THANK YOU to Gillian for all her hard work, enthusiasm and fun things she taught us. We cannot believe how quick the time has gone and we are now ready for the Easter Holidays. Here are some photos of  some of the events we took part in […]

Ethical Education Talk for Parents 7pm 19th April

Fionnuala Ward, Teacher Education Officer with Educate Together, will be giving a talk for parents and guardians at our school at 7pm on Monday 19th April. Fionnuala will be talking about the Learn Together programme which is the Ethical Education curriculum we use in our school. This curriculum is unique to Educate Together schools. The […]

Staff In-Service on Monday 19th April

The school will be closed on Monday 19th April for staff in-service. This is the only in-service day this academic year.

JI, SI AND 1st Class get ready for their school tour

Junior Infants, Senior Infants and 1st class are all set for their school tour to Castlecomer Discovery Park on Wednesday 21st of March. Don’t forget your permission slips which are due back on Monday!  Keep an eye on the website for some pics of the day! Make sure and bring warm cloths!

Easter Holidays start on Friday 26th

Just a quick reminder that the Easter Holidays start on Friday the 26th of March.  There will be a half day where everyone will finish at 11.30! We return on the Monday 12th of April. Enjoy the break!

Friendship Day Celebrations – Sixth Class

On Friday the 19th of March, we celebrated Friendship Day in our school. <–Sixth Class with the poster they made. “Friends are most important ingredient in this recipe of life”. <– Sixth Class reading to Senior Infants. <– Sixth Class reading to First Class. Webpage updated by Kamila and Emma.

Senior Infants go Historical

Senior Infants have been working very hard this week on their History project about their old toys. We took in old toys to show everyone what we had when we were babies.  We had great fun. Check out the photos…

Tráth na gCeist – 12ú Márta 2010

Bhí tráth na gceist againn sa Halla Glas Dé hAoine seo chaite chun Seachtain na Gaeilge a cheiliúradh. Fuair na grúpaí seo a leanas 29 poínte agus is iad go léir na buaiteóirí : Caora dubh, Eggs make me fry, Éire II agus Flash. Chomhghairdeas!!! Féach ar na griangrafanna!!