Fourth Class Fun

After watching news2day fourth class were shocked by the recent statistics about childhood obesity in Ireland, as a result we have been going for two laps around the junior and senior yard every day. On Wednesday we went on a trip to Newbridge library to meet the illustrator David Butler, who gave us a lesson […]

Halloween in 5th Class

We made glow in the dark decorations for Halloween. They worked really well! We had lots of fun playing games today too. Have a wonderful mid term break everyone!                                        

Dress up day in Senior Infants!

           Have a wonderful break agus bainigí taitneamh as! Slán Michael agus Karen

Dress up day in Junior Infants!

5th and 6th class Swimming

Reminder that 5th and 6th class will recommence swimming lessons on the first Monday back after mid term break.

Letters home this week 21/10/13 – 25/10/13

The following letter was sent home this week: Eibhlín’s class: Manga High letter  

Panto Schedule for 4/11/13

PANTO SCHEDULE FOR 4/11/13 Please note Monday 4th November 2013 is “SCRIPTS DOWN” day! Actors – PLEASE learn your lines as best you can and parents PLEASE help your child to practice their part. Monday 4th November is also a performance day for the group. We will assemble in the halla as usual, but this […]

Happy Halloween from Karen’s 2nd Class

  Happy Halloween from everybody in Karen’s second class   This term in second class we have learned lots of new things in maths class, we also have been learning how to spell new words and one of our favourite history stories was the story about Alexander Graham Bell. In art we have been busy making pumpkin mobiles […]

Jack O Lantern

This week in second class we worked very hard to create our own Jack-O-Lanterns. We used paper mache to make them, it was very gooey but we were very happy with our finished products.  We would like to say a special thank you to all the volunteers who came in and helped us during art […]

Clothes Recycling Fundraiser

NETNS Parents Association Clothes Recycling Fundraiser coming up on 21st and 22nd of  November. Further details to follow after the midterm break. Clear out your presses over the midterm break knowing that our school will benefit by raising much needed funds in addition to supporting local employment. Our last recycling fundraiser in April raised a […]

Halloween Antics in First Class

We have been having lots of Halloween fun in our class over the last few weeks, click on the link below to see a slideshowof the fun we had….

Ethos Conference

Educate Together’s Ethos Conference will take place on Saturday, November 23rd. Details below: Venue: National College of Ireland, Mayor Street, Dublin 2 10:00 – 10:30:      Tea / Coffee – and mini pastries! 10:30 – 12.00:      Opening address by Dr Frieda McGovern Identity and Belonging in Multi-Ethnic Settings 12:00 – 1:00:        Workshops / […]

40 Fun Facts About . . .

Halloween Because the movie Halloween(1978) was on such a tight budget, they had to use the cheapest mask they could find for the character Michael Meyers, which turned out to be a William Shatner Star Trekmask. Shatner initially didn’t know the mask was in his likeness, but when he found out years later, he said he was […]


It has again been brought to our attention that some parents/guardians are parking on the footpaths at collection and drop off time and by doing so children are being put at risk. Earlier in the year we sent home information about the Mobility Management Plan to all parents/guardians outlining the Car Park Guidelines and ask […]

Comhghairedeas Siobhán Fitzpatrick – we are so proud of you!

A HUGE  well done to our Junior Infants teacher, Siobhán who picked up a Leinster Senior Club football title at the weekend when her team Sarsfields of Laois won their second Leinster title. Laois Senior champions Sarsfields claimed the Tesco Leinster senior club championship title on Sunday last with a nine point winning margin over […]