A complimentary goodbye for 3rd class!

On our last day in Third Class, we created Compliment sheets for each of us. Everyone wrote compliments for the others in the room and it was lovely to read the kind words everyone had written. We also held a talent show today. Unfortunately we ran out of time and didn’t get to see every […]

11.30 Finish on Wednesday

School will close at 11.30am on Wednesday 30th June for all children. School will re-open for senior infants to 6th class on Tuesday 31st August and for junior infants on Wednesday 1st September at 8.30. Happy Holidays!!!

RC Group in NETNS

RC Group in NETNS We have had a great year, with loads of activities, from our Christmas Carol service last December, to the Easter Egg hunt, the celebration of First Holy Communion on the 9th May followed by the fabulous Communion Party, and finishing off with the final assembly on the 3rd June in the […]

Our class stars

Everybody in Third class is very excited to be finishing up next Wednesday for the Summer. Loads of people in the school are bringing in their NETNS T-shirts for others to sign. (by Brian) We are going to miss Science with Caitriona. We will miss Lisa, Bryan’s mum, doing basketball with us.  Some people won’t know […]


We went orienteering with First and Second classes. We had lots of fun. The maps were well done. “Dumb and Dumber” were first. Deniz, Rowan, Benjamin and Eve won. (by Ben Mc) We had bottles with numbers and letters on them and we had to go to nine different bottles. Then we had to unscramble […]

Cool Pompoms

Third class have been busy making pompoms. Everyone in our class made the pompoms with cardboard boxes and wool. Some people brought in wool and cardboard boxes and some people shared their wool and cardboard boxes with others. (by Nosa) We had different coloured wool and there were different sizes of cardboard. Some pieces of […]

Invitation to Tender for After School Care Service in N.E.T.N.S.

Invitation to Tender for After School Care Service in N.E.T.N.S. The Board of Management of Newbridge Educate Together National School is inviting applications from within the school community to provide an After School Care service for the 2010/2011 school year with an option to extend to 2011/2012 school year. The Board envisages that the service […]

Booklists and Holiday lists

The booklists and holiday list for the coming year are now available to download in the school information section of the website.

Infant Walk postponed

The Junior and Senior Infants walk to the Curragh (including Teddy Bears’ Picnic) has been postponed until Wednesday.

Lullymore Picnic Sunday 27th June

Families from NETNS are planning a trip to Lullymore Heritage Park in Rathangan on Sunday 27th June to celebrate the end of the school year. All are welcome to join in. Arrive any time from 11am and meet at the picnic area for a group picnic at 2pm. For directions visit www.lullymoreheritagepark.com. All welcome – […]

Art experimenting

3rd class have been experimenting with different techniques in Visual Arts. We created some amazing clay sculptures and used our fingers and toothpicks to mould and design them. Following this, we used paint to cover each one in a base colour before adding the details. They turned out great! We used the three primary colours […]

Class Allocation

We are currently in the process of recruiting for new teachers for NETNS. This is a very exciting time for NETNS as we are, for the first time, taking in two streams of Junior Infants. This also means that I will be unable to do the teacher allocations for each class until the recruitment process […]

3rd class news

Molly and Hannah came back to visit us today. The were in our class up to last Summer and we really enjoyed catching up with them. We also had a visit from a girl who may be joining our class in September. We really enjoyed meeting her and we are looking forward to having her […]

Our Top-Class Music Projects

A HUGE well done to the children in Fifth Class who presented their music projects today. We saw the first half of our projects on our favourite band or artists today and we are looking forward to the second half of the projects after the holidays. Today’s projects showed that the children are real experts […]

The Special Olympics Torch Run.

The Special Olympics Ireland Torch run began on Wednesday the 2nd of June. Our school had the honour of being visited by one of the teams,comprising of  members of  An  Garda  Síochána, the Police Service Northern Ireland and local Special Olympic athletes. The opening ceremony will take place when the torch arrives in Thomond Park, Limerick on […]