End of year fun in Senior Infants with real minibeasts!

We had great fun with Dale on Thursday when he came in to read the story of Harry the Hedgehog to us.  He also brought some bug viewers for us to see real bugs on the move.  Both classes came together and had a super time. What a great treat! Have a great summer everyone, […]

Flying pigs in Karen’s class!

Having worked together on creating our own stories about flying pigs, our books were finished just in time to enjoy some storytelling in the sunshine. Here are photos of some of our authors reading their books.  Everyone listened really well and had some great questions at the end. It’s been a real pleasure to have […]

Green Flag Success!!

A BIG thank-you to Dale Treadwell (you may know him from RTEJunior and CBBC) who came into our school during the week to raise our second Green Flag. Dale spent the day visiting all the classes and sharing lots of fun facts with us. In Junior Infants we got to look at lots of creepy […]

Goodbye from 2nd Class

This week we had a great week, we were looking for mini beasts, carrying out experiments with static electricity, finishing our novel ‘Beyond the Cherry Tree’ and having lots of nice treats. I would like to thank all of the children in second class for all the hard work they put in this year. I’d […]

Headlice – Important information

We are concerned at the number of reoccurring cases of head lice throughout the school.  We are bringing this to your attention because head lice can spread rapidly within a school unless all affected children are promptly treated.  A variety of effective preparations, shampoos and lotions, are available at the chemist.  It is vitally important […]

Pyjama Day – Wednesday 25th June

To celebrate the end of another school year we are holding a Pyjama Day on Wednesday, 25th June. We are encouraging all students and teachers to wear their pyjamas to school on this day. Thank you for your continued support, Looking forward to a fun filled day, The Student Council

Specialised Play and Workshops

Please find below details about Summer Camp taking place in Kildare during July. Specialised Play and Workshops Summer Camp

Construction in second class

Today second class were very busy constructing their ideal bedrooms! Here are some pictures below, we had a lot of fun today!!  

Copper Tuesday Treats

A huge well done and thank you to everybody who contributed to Junior Infants’s Copper Tuesday box this year. Take a look at us counting our coppers and enjoying the new games and activities that we bought with all the money we saved. Well done everyone!    

Athletics Success at NETNS!

                Following on from the great achievements at the Cumann na mbunscoil cross country last month, the NETNS athletics teams have enjoyed great success again this past week. Last week pupils from 5th and 6th class participated in the Scoil Mhuire Athletics relays competition. A strong team of […]

Letters home this week 16/6/14 – 20/6/14

The following letters were sent home this week: Junior infants: Chicken Pox Letter All classes: Booklists were sent home to all classes and can also be downloaded from the following link: http://www.netns.ie/school-information/booklists/ All classes: Pyjama day 2014    

Coil Pottery

Over the past two weeks First Class have been working on coil pots.  First we chose a shape for the base of our pot. Then we rolled out coils of clay and placed them on the base. We smoothed the coils on the inside of our pots to make sure they stuck together. We painted […]


Parents and Guardians please note that there have been a cases of headlice in 2nd class and senior infants – please check your child’s head. Headlice Letter

My Dream Room

This week in Art we designed our own ‘Dream Bedroom’. We used lots of recycled materials to construct our dream rooms. We had everything from slides to castles to telescopes. Below are some pictures of us working on our rooms.

Cúl Camps

Flyers for Cúl Camps which are taking place across the county are available from the school foyer.  For further information, visit www.gaa.ie/kellogsculcamps