Fifth Class Science Fair

      Fifth class hosted a magnificent science fair this week. The projects were based on inventions or discoveries that have changed our lives. Each project was unique, really well researched and beautifully presented. Well done everyone!              

The Year of the Horse

Happy New Year to all those celebrating Chinese New Year.  We made some paper lanterns to celebrate it. Take a look.

The changing seasons in Senior Infants

This week in Maths we have been learning about the four seasons; Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter.  We talked about the things we like about each season and chose our favourite ones. We listened to a great story, The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle – this author also wrote The Very Hungry Caterpillar! Our story […]

Hands from the grave

Hi everyone,   we had told you all the last time that we were making plaster pieces in art with Sarah P’s mum Madeline and now they are finished. They are so cool. Some people did their hands and others did prints of different objects. Some of the hands look like hands coming up out […]

Kung Hei Fat Choy!!!!!!!!

Chinese New Year Kung Hei Fat Choy!!!!!!!! All of the Chinese people are going to have a big festival to celebrate Chinese New Year. The Chinese are famously known for the  Zodiac Years. The Zodiac years start when the Chinese  Jade Emperor that there should be  a way of measuring time so on his birthday […]

Panto Schedule February 2014

PANTO CLUB SCHEDULE FOR FEBRUARY 2014 Monday 3rd February 2014 Panto Club for all members from 2.10pm to 3.10pm only.  PLEASE NOTE the earlier finish time for this Monday. Assemble in the Halla Glas as usual and you will be assigned to your group. Wednesday 5th February 2014 Full dress rehearsal for the whole cast […]

Letters home this week 27/1/14 – 31/1/14

The following letters were sent home this week: Junior Infants:  Homework Jan 2014 Parental-Involvement-letter-Jan 2014 2nd Class: Birthday treats 2014  


Tickets are now on sale from the Moat Box Office for our upcoming Panto “A Snow White Tale”.  There is much excitement about the school in anticipation of NETNS Panto Club’s first ever production and it promises to provide three nights of fun filled family entertainment.  The three nights are 24th, 25th and 26th February […]

2nd class Swimming

Swimming lessons will commence for Karen and Eibhlín’s classes on Monday 24th February.  If you have not already done so, can you please return consent form and payment of €42 to your child’s class teacher before Thursday 13th February. A copy of the letter which was issued re swimming including the consent form may be […]

When I grow up…

This week in Marie’s room, we learned about people who help us and we tried to decide what we’d like to be when we grow up. Have a look at our pictures and see can you guess:  

Respect progamme in fourth class- Update

This week we learned about how people feel. We learned about how something that does not offend you might offend others and their feelings. Sometimes people may have to find out what’s best for both people or groups.This week we did plays about problems that could happen in our class. Last week Niamh told us […]

Printing fun

This week in art we did printing. We made mono prints, using printing inks. We made pictures of our projects,which are inventions that changed the world. Some of the inventions include; the i-phone,the light bulb ,the car and the airplane. In P.E we did gymnastics. We have done balances, jumps and movement. Next week we […]

One Winter’s Day

This week, Junior Infants have been listening to the story ‘One Winter’s Day’ by Christina Butler. It follows a little hedgehog as he travels to badgers house on a cold windy day. In Art we recreated a scene from the book of hedgehogs journey through the storm using paint and sponges. We talked about journeys […]

Time for nine…

This week we have been learning all about the story of nine.  Using our counters we brainstormed different number sentences that add up to nine. We have been trying hard to make sure our numeral begins with a curly caterpillar, perhaps you could practise some number 9 formations at home! We have also been practising […]

Letters home this week 20/1/13 – 24/1/13

Individual letters have been sent home to parents and guardians in relation to progress meetings in the coming weeks, can you please return confirmation slip that you will be able to attend.  If you are unable to attend, please notify your child’s class teacher in order to reschedule. If you have not yet received a […]