1st and 2nd Class School Tour

We are all looking forward to our School Tour this Friday; here is some information to ensure that our day if fun-packed for everyone: The children will come to school as normal and we will be leaving the school at approx. 9am. The children do not need their schoolbags but will need the following: Comfortable […]

Parenting on the Frontline

PARENTS INFORMATION EVENING: Parenting on the Frontline The Parents Association has been notified of the following information evening: There will be a FREE information evening for parents held this Thursday evening (2nd June) at 6:30pm in Hotel Kadeen, all are welcome.  David Coleman, clinical psychologist and from the TV program “Families in Trouble” will be […]

R.E. News

Congratulation to all of the children in the First Communion Class who received the sacrament earlier this month. We hope that they all had a truly wonderful day and celebrated with family and friends. We would like to take this opportunity to thank Mary Kempton, their teacher,  who has done fantastic work with them since […]

SI – Assembly

Parents and Guardians should be very proud of Senior Infants today, I know I am. All our hard work learning words and actions to Hard Knock Life and Hócaí Cócaí really paid off. Senior Infants led assembly and performed with so much confidence and enthusiasm. We even had a special eyebrow dance just to top it off. […]

Sports Day, Tuesday 31st May

As you all know Sports Day is taking place on Tuesday 31st May at the Curragh Sports Ground (the old rugby club) commencing at 8.45am. We would like to take this opportunity to invite all parents to come along as spectators and to bring a picnic to enjoy this action packed day. Younger children are […]

San Francisco, New York, Boston & more.. Sixth Class

 San Francisco, New York, Boston and more By Ríona and Cian  Our class have been busy over the past three weeks learning all about the history of the USA. We learned about the American Revolution and Civil War. We researched some of the Presidents of America and watched DVD clips about their lives and achievements. Did you know that George Washington was […]

Athletes in Action

Third Class have been showing off their talents in relation to athletics. We have been practising our running including sprinting and relays, a variety of jumps, even the long jump and the hurdles. Each of the boys and girls were trying their best and thoroughly enjoyed it. You can see our fantastic talents at the Sports Day […]

Word/Number Bingo

This week the blue and green reading groups in first class had great fun playing word Bingo! They picked fifteen words from our words box that contains 200 common words. These fifteen were placed on the table in front of them and together we explained each one and put it into a sentence. Then the […]

Seomra Trish

Well done to the members of 4th class who are working on the 7 ancient wonders project. The children have used their own time at home to research their area and have brought in a range of information and ideas to work from. They have been coming up with creative ways to present their research […]

Parents Association

The Parents Association is up and running again and we are looking for parent representatives for each class, we would like to get 2 parents/guardians per class if possible. Already we have a parent for each Junior infant class, one for 3rd class, one for 2nd class and one for 1st. Please email the PA […]

Internet Safety Seminar – REMINDER

Reminder that the Internet Safety Seminar takes place in our school next Tuesday 31st May @ 7:30pm. It is FREE for all NETNS parents/guardians. It will be a huge benefit for all and especially for your children’s safety while surfing the net. If you are interested in attending, please return your reply slip to the […]

St. Brigids Community Games

St. Brigids Community Games Athletics events will take place on Wednesday 24th of May at 6pm in Newbridge Athletics Track, Station Road. Events U/8 to U/16. All welcome.

Educate Together AGM in Gorey ETNS

Please see directions and draft agenda attached for our AGM being held in Gorey Educate Together NS. The updated agenda will be circulated on Monday with details of the workshops included. Ruarí Quinn TD, Minister for Education and Skills, will be addressing attendees at this year’s event. Please RSVP to agm@educatetogether.ie by 5pm on 25th […]

Assembly Amazement

Finally the much anticipated 2nd Class assembly took place last Wednesday in the Halla Glas. Much fun and enjoyment was had by all as some very talented young boys and girls put on quite a show for everyone. Each person in the class played their part throughout the performance with everything from sports to singing […]


Fourth Class are doing Athletics at the moment as part of the PE Curriculum; we started with relays and quickly found out that giving and receiving the baton is a skill that is much harder than first thought! Our relay record so far is 39.3 seconds for approximately 200 meters! This week we have focused […]