5th Class Blog

On Friday the 13th of December our school hosted a Winter Craft Fair. Each pupil from each class got to make a piece of art work for the fair. 6th class made candle holders. Our 5th class made decorations, 4th class designed festive bookmarks, 3rd class made knitted monsters and 2nd class created hand print […]

Reading buddies with 5th class.

Over the last while we have really enjoyed fifth class coming to our Senior Infant room to read to us.  Each day, five pupils from Elaine’s class have read to our groups – the books we read are: The Grufflalo’s Child, Can’t Shan’t Won’t, Lettice, Penguins Can’t Fly and Big Bear Little Brother. After we […]

Oh Christmas Tree!

    Junior Infants made some fantastic Christmas tree artwork this week. We designed and decorated our trees using different materials! It was lots of fun! We hope everyone has a wonderful Christmas break and we’re looking forward to seeing you all in the new year! Siobhan and Katie      

Winter Fun Slideshow

Here is a link to a slideshow of the fun activities we’ve been doing in First Class this December… http://animoto.com/play/yw104fdDJ4R3rrQolp6dCg Happy Holidays every one!

Please be careful out there!

Forecasters issue ‘code red’ warning as storm approaches Weather forecasters have issued a “code red” alert for Counties Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo as a severe storm sweeps the country. Met Éireann issued the alert and warned of damaging gusts of 120 to 150km/h in these areas later today and tonight. A “code orange” alert, with […]

Workshops for Parents / Guardians and Carers in Kildare

Please find below the Winter & Spring schedule of free workshops for parents, carers & teachers, hosted by Kildare Library Service: Winter & Spring workshops  

Christmas Book

Today in second class we wrote our very own Christmas book! First we thought of our own story, then we wrote our first draft. Then, we got an A5 sheet and we designed this to look just like a book. And last but not least we rewrote our story into our books and we added some […]

Headlice – Important information

There have been cases of headlice in the school recently and we would like to share the following information with you.  We are bringing this information to your attention because head lice can spread rapidly within a school unless all affected children are promptly treated.  Delay in identifying and treating all affected children can result […]

Communication Policy

Please find below a copy of the recently ratified Communication Policy: Communication Policy December 2013

Dignity at Work Policy

Please find below a copy of the recently ratified Dignity at Work Policy: Dignity at Work Policy

Debating in Fourth Class

Ever since the success of the NETNS debating team fourth class were driven to debate our own motions in class. For the last three weeks we have been taking a motion and split into two teams. Each person writes a debate under the motion their team is debating and on Fridays we have been having […]

Senior Infants’ crafts on display….

Have a look at the fantastic work the Senior Infants did to create such beautiful creations to decorate our homes with.  They are all wonderful and will help to cheer up our houses over the holidays. Maith sibh go léir, Slán anois, Karen agus Michael      

Doodle 4 Google Competition

Thank you to all the children who entered the Doodle 4 Google competition. We had a fantastic response again this year, with loads of fantastic entries. The invited judges, Gerry and Shay,  commented on how fabulous all the designs were and how difficult it was to choose the 6 designs N.E.T.N.S. is allowed to send […]

In Junior Infants This Week

Here is a host of pictures showing work completed by Junior Infants this week. Enjoy and have a good weekend. From Katie & Síobhan

Letters home this week 9/12/13 – 13/12/13

4th and 5th Class: Headlice letter Junior infants (Katie): Chickenpox letter Headlice Letter Chicken Pox Letter