Pumpkin Carving

This week in Senior Infants we had great fun carving our class pumpkin. First we had to plan out our design. We chose the eyes, nose and mouth we wanted to give it and then we drew our design onto the pumpkin with a marker. Next it was time to cut a hole in the […]

Spoooookkkkyyyy monster body parts!

Today we had a fun filled day of Halloween activities! We have done lots of art over the term and we have filled our bags with our work to share at home! We played Halloween games and we enjoyed the spookkkkyy monster body parts the most! We felt his eyes, fingers and insides!! Happy Halloween!!

Dress up day in Junior Infants!

Take a look at the photos of the boys and girls in their fabulous outfits… and the great spiders that they made during Art class! Have a great week! Sacra and Siobhán


Hi everyone, This is our whole class silhouette. We looked at lots of different pictures and possible topics but in the end we went with fairies. It took a lot of time and effort but we think you’ll agree it was worth. Firstly, we had to draw the outline of our fairies, trees, birds, etc. […]

Our Fashion Show!

Today in second class we had lots of colourful costumes! Here is a picture of  us dressed up for dress up day. We had a little fashion show where we got a chance to talk about how we made our costumes or where we got them from. This was lots of fun! We cant believe […]

Stress Control Classes – All Welcome!

Below is information about Stress Control Classes being offered in the Newbridge and Naas area. Stress Control Poster – Newbridge & Naas Nov 2012 (1) Stress Control Poster – Newbridge Nov 2012 (1)

Basketball League

Well done to all the children in 5th and 6th class who took part in the Lunchtime Basketball league over the past term. It was very close in the end but the winning team was team 5 (Jack, Brian, Alva, Ella and Terry). Well done.  Also a big congratulations to our sports person of the […]

Dragons’ Den

Yesterday fifth class had a wonderful day over in the State Street Offices. They all did a fantastic job presenting their business plans to the Dragons. We are very grateful to the Junior Achievement programme for such a wonderful day.

Swimming 5th and 6th Class

5th and 6th class children will be commencing swimming lessons on Monday 12th November. The children in 5th and 6th class will be attending lessons in the Curragh Swimming Pool for one hour on Monday mornings.  The children will have 7 lessons which will cost €49 in total.  This includes transport to and from the […]


Team and individual competitions- Height 65cms Dates: Sun 11th Nov, Sun 2nd Dec, Sun 16th Dec, Sun 20th Jan,  Final: Sun 10th Feb. (You do not have to be there for all of the competitions) The individuals start early in the morning, with the team competition afterwards. NETNS is taking part in this league and […]

Letters home this week 20/10/12 – 25/10/12

The following letters were sent home this week: All Classes: Dress up Friday Green School Letter 5th / 6th Class: Swimming Letter 6th Class: Letter from Cross and Passion College re closing date for enrolments September 2013 Cross and Passion College Letter Oct 2012 Swimming letter 2012 Green School letter Oct 23rd      

Quiz Night Thank You!

The Parents’ Association would like to thank everyone who came to the Quiz Night in Lumville House last Friday.  It was a fun night with a great quizmaster, Pat Lonergan, of Newbridge library. Thanks are due to the following who donated or organized prizes for the raffle: Fiona and Paul Flynn for Glanbia and other […]

Bring a Bag to School Days

NETNS PA in association with Dolly Textile Recycling is organising Bring a Bag to School fundraiser. Bring in all your unwanted/unused clothes, mobile phones and books. Clear out your presses knowing that our school will benefit by raising much needed funds in addition to supporting local employment. Acceptable Items All clean ladies, gents and childrens […]

Spooky Times

This week in our class we have been having lots of spooky fun! In Music we learned the song “Gobbolino”. It tells the story of a witch’s cat. In Art we created creepy houses out of old boxes and made “Spooky-Town” outside our room. In Science we made our own magic potions using vinegar, bread […]

World Food Day Art Exhibition

  Thank you to everyone who participated in World Food Day last week. In total we raised €356.99! As part of World Food Day the school took part in an art competition. A selection of artwork has been sent off to be displayed in the Irish Aid Centre from 22nd October -2nd November. For anyone […]