Letters home this week 31/3/14 – 4/4/14

The following letters were sent home this week: All classes: Open Evening Open Evening invitation 2014 All classes: Re office personnel Letter re office personnel April 2014 1st Class: Swimming Letter Swimming letter 1st Class March 2014 5th Class: Letter re Go Racing Go Racing Letter 5th Class 2014  

NPC Talk on Family Law

National Parents Council Primary Kildare County Branch Presents a talk on “Family Law” Guest Speaker: David Ruddy BL (Barrister-at-Law & Primary School Principal)   This talk is to inform Parents about Family law in the context of primary schools. Recent case law and legislation will be discussed in the areas of Guardianship, Custody/Access, Barring/Safety Orders, […]

1st Class Swimming

1st class will commence swimming lessons on Monday 28th April.  Please note that this is the first Monday that we return after the Easter break. The children in will be attending lessons in the Curragh Swimming Pool for one hour on Monday mornings.  The children will have 4 lessons which will cost €28 in total.  […]

Seachtain na Leabhar in 5th Class

            This past week, we were busy with seachtain na leabhair. We visited the book fair and spent lots of time enjoying and reading our books.  Our Irish drama was based on book week also. We began finding out more about advertising. We worked in groups and presented our product to […]

Disability Services for Children & Young People

Progressing Disability Services for Children & Young People for Kildare/West Wicklow A family Information meeting will be held in Cross and PassionSecondary School, Kilcullen on Thursday 3rd April 2014 from 7.00pm – 9.00pm All Parents of Children and Young People with a Disability are welcome to attend.

A Brilliant Victory

On Thursday 27th of March our school Gaelic team went to Scoil Naomh Uilig. Throw up was at 1 o’clock. We went ahead early on scoring the first goal of the match. We dominated the first half going into halftime winning 8 points to 3. However, they started the 2nd half strongly scoring 2 goals […]

NETNS Book Week 2014: Thank You!

What an exciting week we’ve had here in NETNS celebrating books and reading! A HUGE Thank you to the parents and guardians who visited to read to the classes during the week all of you made it a very special week for us. Thank you to all the staff and children for taking part in the Book Week […]

Fantastic Authors in Senior Infants

We have been working very hard recently on writing our very own books in Senior Infants. In small groups we brainstormed ideas for the stories we are writing and each group picked the idea they liked best to be the topic for their story. There are lots of different jobs that need to be done. […]

Shopping Fun!!

This week Junior Infants opened a clothes shop at the back of our classrooms. We all got the chance to work in the shop and to be a customer buying clothes from the shop. It was great fun. Here’s some pictures taken during the week. Have a good weekend everyone!

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Court Case in Fourth Class

Over the last few weeks in fourth class we have been looking at the tragic case of Davey Moore who died in a boxing fight. This week we took all the suspects to the stand and had our own class trial, with a judge, jury, defence team and prosecuting team. Six suspects took the stand […]

Office personnel change

As many of you will know, NETNS have been very fortunate to be part of a Comenius Project since 2012.  As part of our school Comenius Project, four children will be travelling to Poland next week accompanied by Eimear and Karina.  In Eimear’s absence, Eibhlín will be deputising as Principal.  In Karina’s absence, Mary McLaughlin […]

Letters home this week 24/3/14 – 28/3/14

The following letter was sent home this week: Junior infants: Letter re Reading homework JI March 2014

Book Week- Dress up Day in 2nd Class

We really enjoyed Book Week, especially dressing up today. We would like to thank Wendy, Fiona, Jennifer and Anna for coming in and reading with us.

Book Week in Second Class

This week in second class we had an action packed week of reading! We started this week reading lots of different books by lots of different authors. Two of our favourite books were “The boy who ran away from the circus and joined the library” and “Marvin Mouse”. We even  had some of our parents […]