Chopsticks in fourth class

Last week we were learning about China and the Chinese New Year in geography. Here are some pictures of us using chopsticks to eat. Enjoy the weekend, Clara  

Our Trip To The Dragons Den in Naas.

  On Wednesday the 27th of November, 5th class went to The State Street in Naas to do a dragons den workshop during school hours. At 10:20 am 5th class left the school on a huge coach with really comfy seats. When we got to State Street we met with the leaders, they brought us to […]

Fun on Grandparents’ Day

This week in Senior Infants we had another special visitor who came to tell us about how they help people. Garda Niamh stopped by to tell us a little bit about life as a Garda and she even showed us some handcuffs that she sometimes has to use as part of her job. She told […]

Panto Schedule 2nd – 9th December

PANTO SCHEDULE FOR 2/12/13 – 9/12/13 Monday 2nd December 2013 NO SINGING THIS WEEK ACTING: Group 1: Snow White, Chester, Lester, Flutterbye, Featherlight, Head Huntsman, King Harold, King Harolds Servant, Prince Charming, Dandini, Goldilocks, Red Riding hood, Hansel, Gretel, White Rabbit, Alice, Gingerbread Man. Group 2: Dwarves, Dwarfettes, Snow White, Hoppy, Floppy, Pedlar Woman 1, […]

Panto News 29th November 2013

Hi all, This has been another big week for Panto Club! Monday/Wednesday Sessions: Things are starting to really come together now and we had a fantastic session last Monday in each of our three areas. Well done to all of our fantastic singers, dancers and actors. Well done also to the actors from Act 1 […]

Letters home this week 25/11/13 – 29/11/13

The following letter was sent home to all parents this week: Winter Cards Letter 2014 re delay

Pretty Patterns

This week we were learning about patterns and shape in maths so for art we completed some beautiful mosaic pictures and practiced putting together pretty patterns!

Rosa Parks- Her Story

This week, we learnt about an inspiring person called Rosa Parks. We learnt about how it is important to treat everyone equally. This is what Rosa wanted. We acted out Rosa’s story on the yellow bus. We recorded it and got to watch it on the interactive whiteboard. It was like being on tv!

3rd Class News Report

3rd class news REPORT This week we made lava lamps in science it was sooooooo cool. In PE we did gymnastics and it was soooooo fun.  The boys and girls did cartwheels and the boys did flips onto the mat. This week we did money in maths then on Wednesday we played shop. The 2’s […]

We Have Magic Shoes!

This week First Class have been reading the poem “Magic Shoes” by Brian Moses. We enjoyed the poem so much we decided to write our own verses for it, here is what we created together….   I’ve got a pair of magic shoes, I can fly as high as the Eiffel Tower, I can come back […]

Senior Infants’ proposal for a new Educate Together Secondary School…

Here is the plan and structure of what the boys and girls in Senior Infants think an Educate Together Secondary School for Newbridge should be.  The “Construction” team did wonderful planning and worked so well together to produce an amazing structure; take a look!  Great job everyone – maith sibh go léir. Karen  

Parents Needed for Anti-Bullying Committee

Dear parents/guardians, As you know NETNS has a comprehensive anti-bullying policy. However Anti-Bullying Procedures for Primary and Post-Primary Schools have been developed by the Department of Education and Skills following consultation with the relevant education partners and replace the 1993 Guidelines on Countering Bullying Behaviour in Primary and Post-Primary Schools. These procedures have resulted from […]

28 November, 2013 – Minister Quinn announces patronage of 3 new Post-Primary schools to be established in Dublin in 2016 –

The Minister for Education and Skills, Ruairí Quinn T.D., today announced the patrons for three new post-primary schools which will open in Dublin in 2016. Patronage of a further six new post-primary schools in Cork, Cavan, Kildare and Wicklow, was also announced today. The three new schools in Dublin will provide additional places for 2,700 […]

Important information re Winter Cards

As you know, in recent weeks the children prepared artwork for our 2013 Winter Cards. This is one of our school’s main fundraisers of the year and this year there will also be the opportunity to purchase gift tags and wrapping paper uniquely designed by your child. Please note that there is absolutely no obligation […]

Panto News

As you know there is the hope that a group from our panto after-school activity will be attending Snow White in the Gaeity. Georga Dowling has very kindly agreed to co-ordinate this. Therefore she may be contacting you via our panto@netns.ie account with updates…etc. Thanks Georga!