Comenius Welcome Meal

Invitation to 5th & 6th Class children and their parents/guardians As you are aware we are currently involved in the Comenius project  and  will be hosting five other schools from Romania, Greece, Poland, Germany and Spain from the 11th – 16th March 2013. The theme is biodiversity and the children from all six schools involved […]

Comenius Schedule of Events

Below is information about our schedule of events for the upcoming Comenius Project: Comenius_Visit_March_Proposed_Programme 2

Book collection results so far… 751 and counting!

Congratulations to everyone for their amazing work collecting books for the school library. So far, a staggering 751 books have now been donated to the library by the school community! Well done everyone.  

Eircom Junior Spider Awards – We are on the shortlist!

We are proud to announce that  NETNS have been shortlisted for an Eircom Junior Spiders ICT Award. Therese’s 1st Class Project group was selected in the ‘Mega Spiders – Best Project’ category for their brilliant project on Christopher Columbus. The group researched and built their own website which you can see here; The competition is […]

Fruit Trees…?

Dear Parents/Guardians, On March 11th the school will be welcoming 36 adults and children from 5 schools around Europe namely Germany, Poland, Spain, Greece and Romania. These people are visiting the school as part of our Comenius project “Greener Schools for a Greener Europe.” The focus of the visit is on environmental care and awareness […]

Sarsfields GAA Dermot Earley Academy

Please find details below about the website for Sarsfields GAA Academy. Flyers have been sent home and there are also some available in the school foyer.

Happy NETNS Book Week 2013!

To mark the end of Book Week we are inviting everyone to dress up as a character from a book this Friday 1st March. It could be anything from Snow White to Denis the Menace from Inky mouse to Shrek, use your imagination! Looking forward to seeing all of our favourite characters come to life on Friday!

The Tiny Seed

This week we were working really well together on our project.  We read a story called The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle and we designed our own pictures for each of the seasons from the story.  Have a look at the photos of us working together and watch this space for the finished project! We […]

We Like To Move It!

This week, First Class really enjoyed the chance to do some extra exercise at school. Every morning we have been “stepping it up” with a dance to our new favourite song “Step It Up”. It’s lots of fun doing the dance moves and the singing and marching really gets us ready to do great work […]

Rookery of Penguins

Our first week  in art and we have created a wonderful rookery of penguins! Here’s a sneak peak before they waddle home in the coming weeks.  

A little respect

In third class we’re working on developing our understanding of what respect is and how to show it to each other. At the moment we’re designing a sign for our class and at the same time working in groups. The most important thing is that we are showing each other respect while working in our […]

Busy week in Junior Infants!

Hello everyone!! We’ve had a busy week in Junior Infants!! Here are some of the things we worked on this week. We learned two brand new sounds this week, the “w” sound and the “z” sound! We listened to stories and songs for each sounds and found lots of words that begin with them. Can you […]

Skype and Lots More

This week has been a very eventful week in 5th class. On Thursday Enda from Junior Achievement came in to talk to us about entrepreneurship. We made our own advertisement about our business ideas. He will be coming in to talk to us every Thursday for the next few weeks. The obstacle course we created […]

Sense-sational Senior Infants

This week in science we have been learning all about our five senses. We conducted an experiment to see how well each sense performed. Five stations were set up in our class with a test for each sense. When we arrived at our taste table we were blindfolded so we had to rely on our […]

The clay has gone to our heads

A big hello from 6th class. This week we have been doing clay models in art. We decided we were going to try make human heads. Then we got a little creative and diverged slightly from the original plan. We ended up with monsters heads, horse heads and some freaky dudes. Have a look at […]