Autumn part 2 in Senior Infants

    This week in senior infants we finished up on the topic of ‘Autumn’. We played some fun games and looked at different types of scarecrows and why scarecrows are important to farmers. We also looked at how scarecrows are made using clothes, straw and held up using a large stick. We then designed […]

Autumn Time in Junior Infants

In junior infants we have been having such a great time learning all about autumn during aistear. We had four super fun stations for aistear this week, the autumn woodland role play area, autumn painting, making play dough animals and their homes and finally the cutting station, where we cut out autumn animals and stuck […]

When paint is not just paint (Rang a Sé)

This week we learned a very valuable lesson that we hope to take with us as we grow older. Marie asked us to pour out some paint onto a tray and then when we were finished she asked us to put it back. It was impossible to get all of the paint back!!! In fact […]

“Let’s Talk About Parenting” Events – free talks coming up Oct/Nov

  Being Intellectually Gifted is a Special Education Need Too!  – Dorothy Armstrong, Occupational Therapist Leixlip Library: Thursday 13th October 7pm   Dorothy Armstrong will host an evening that is aimed at parents, teachers and those who work with children who are intellectually gifted (exceptionally able).  Being intellectually gifted in school is a special need that is […]

Well done 2nd class!

I want to say a massive WELL DONE to everyone in our class who put in such a great effort when running for the student council this week. Over half the class ran for election and many made wonderful posters that they displayed in the class and hall during the week. The children put a […]

Dancing Raisins

This week we had great fun doing a science experiment called “dancing raisins”. First , we filled two glasses, one with 7up, one with water. We all  dropped some raisins into the water and 7up and waited to see what happened. The raisins sank to the bottom of the glass of water. The glass of 7up […]

NETNS Parents Association AGM

NETNS Parents Association AGM will be held on Wednesday 5th October at 7.30pm in the school foyer. All Parents and Guardians are invited to attend.

After School Update

If an activity is full you can send an email to the teacher via the sign up and you will automatically be added to a waiting list. If there are any cancellations and a space becomes available you will be contacted. Thank you.

‘Autumn’ in Aistear

This week in Aistear, senior infants have been busy learning about  Autumn and all the beautiful things that come with this season. The students went on a nature walk and looked at different trees, leaves and noted many things they saw along their walk. We worked really well with our partners and even collected up […]

Eimear Mc Bride, Girls GAA and Zumba, 4th,5th,6th.

Thanks for getting in touch and letting us know the Girl’s GAA and Zumba sign up link was faulty. Hopefully all technical issues are resolved with this new link! Sorry for the inconvenience. http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0948acad29a5fe3-girls/  

Dan Soccer Sign Up

Hi all, Apparently, there was a problem with the signup for the soccer. Please try this link instead. http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0544ADAF23A3FC1-dansoccer1 Regards, Dan

Sign Up – After School Activities

We’re looking forward to a new term of after school activities. Next week consent forms will be sent home to be signed and can be returned the first day of the activity.   Tuesday Dan, Soccer (Draughts if raining), 3rd – 6th http://www.signupgenius.com/index.cfm?go=s.signupform Peter, Football, 1st-3rd http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0845a9a92ca7f94-football Elaine, Bodhrán, 3rd – 6th http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0844afad22a7fd0-bodhrn2/34502273 Natalie, Chess, […]

Senses Fun continues in Junior Infants

We had another wonderful week in junior infants. We have been learning about the sound ‘t’. We are having loads of fun writing and making our sounds. In Gaeilge we were learning about body parts and also the colour buí. We are trying to use loads of Gaeilge throughout the day. We have been doing […]

Rugby fun in Rang a Sé

This week we were so lucky to have Neil from Newbridge Rugby come in and teach us some rugby skills. We learned loads about strength, conditioning, agility, balance and speed and really enjoyed his lesson. He’ll be with us for six weeks which is great news! Have a look at our photos:

Science experiment and stations

    We had a busy week in second class this week. on Tuesday we put our science hats,googles and lab coats on and we did our first experiment. We don’t know if it worked we have to wait for 6 weeks to find out!!! But if it did we will have some cool crystals. […]