Staff changes

Hi all, It is with mixed emotions that I must tell you that Karen Butler has secured a job in Casteheaney Educate Together NS and as such is leaving her post at NETNS today. We are delighted for Karen as she has been commuting from Dublin for the last number of months, but we are […]

Roman Catholic Instruction Classes 2015-16

An information evening and registration for the RC programme will occur on September 3rdat 7.30pm in the NETNS school foyer. For 2015/2016, the fees will remain the same as previous years and includes the cost of the Alive O book. We will collect the fees in TWO instalments; September and January The fees for Term 1 (1st to 6th class); €55 […]

Important – Secondary School Admissions Policies

Please make yourself aware of the Admissions Policy for each secondary school you may be considering sending your child. The Holy Family and Patrician Secondary School have changed their admissions policy over the last couple of years and more recently, this year, Cross and Passion College Kilcullen.

First week in First class!

What a great first week we’ve had in rang a hAon! Here are some of the things that we’ve done: We met our superheroes and gave them names. We learned how to do a mind-map We learned where to keep all our books and our copies We made our Golden rules and we took turns […]

Our First Week in Fifth Class

Our year got off to a great start, with a very exciting few days in fifth class. On Wednesday everyone created their own collage based on their likes and interests, which they presented to the class on Thursday. Everyone put in a great effort into the designing and making of these. We conducted our first […]

A Lovely First Week at School

Well done to all the Junior Infants this week for their super hard work in school. It was a great start to what will be a fantastic year! The children really liked seeing their new classrooms, the different work areas and playing in the yard. In David’s class the children really liked singing and dancing […]

Art etching in 1st Class!

We had great fun this week during Art time. We used the technique of etching to complete some amazing pictures! First we coloured solid stripes on our page using oil pastels. Then we used black acrylic paint to paint over our coloured page. When the paint was finished drying we used some wooden matchsticks to […]

Swimming 1st – 6th class

All classes from 1st class to 6th class will have swimming lessons during this academic year.  It is planned that classes from 2nd to 6th class will have 5 x 1 hour sessions and 1st class will have 4 x 1 hour sessions. 3rd class will commence swimming lessons on Monday 14th September, 4th and […]

Letters home this week 26/8/15 – 28/8/15

The following letters were sent home this week: 1st – 6th class: Swimming letter all classes Aug 2015 Junior infants and senior infants: After school letter 2015 Senior infants: Covering books Senior Infants Junior infants:  BookLetter_JI P.E & Toy Day Letter_JI Treats disallowed_JI

Date for your diary!!

This year’s Charity Fun Walk will take place on Sunday October 4th and we are hoping that families and friends of NETNS will mark this date in their diaries! It is a great opportunity to raise funds for both the Lions Club in our area and our school and NETNS with the support of NETNS […]

School Transport – Important information

Due to reasons beyond our control, the school buses will not commence service until Monday 31st August.  We apologise for this late notice but were only made aware of same today.

Junior Infants schedule

We are very much looking forward to welcoming all our new junior infants on Wednesday 26th August.  Please find below details re start and finish times for junior infants’ first few weeks: Junior Infants Schedule 2015-16 Week Start time Finish time Wednesday 26th – Friday 28th August 9.30am 12pm Monday 31st August – Friday 4th […]