Peace Proms Tickets on sale now!

Newbridge Educate Together NS choir is thrilled to be taking part in this spectacular event again in 2017. Peace Proms is an epic choral and orchestral production featuring the Dublin Children’s Peace Choir – a choir made up of 3,000 voices of children from primary schools in Dublin, the Midlands and the Northeast of Ireland. Dublin Children’s Peace […]

Appointment of New Deputy Principal

The Board of Management are delighted to announce the appointment of Ms Therese Hickey to the post of Deputy Principal at Newbridge Educate Together National School. Therese has been a very valued member of the teaching staff at NETNS since 2007 and we are very much looking forward to working with Therese in her future […]

6th Class Basketball Match Report

  On Tuesday the 29th of November, the 6th class boys and girls traveled to their first away game against Prosperous N.S. The boys and girls were full of excitement on route to Prosperous with plenty of sing songs and car games! The girls game was up first and the nerves were beginning to show […]

UCC Online Certificate in Autism Studies

Please find below details about upcoming course being run online by University College Cork: The UCC Online Certificate in Autism Studies is of great value to parents of autistic children, as well as to others working in the field, such as teachers, SNAs, Speech and Language Therapists, etc. Registration for this part-time online course (Level […]

Head Lice Survey

My name is David Costello and I am in my Final Year of Environmental Health (B.Sc) in Dublin Institute of Technology. I am currently conducting a thesis looking into the Prevalence of Head Lice in Irish Primary Schools. I am looking to increase my response rate for my electronic surveys designed for Primary School Teachers […]

Grandparents visit in Rang a Sé

Sixth class were so delighted to welcome the most interesting, funny and warm visitors ever to the class this week: Our Grandparents!!! We entertained them with our singing and Bodhrán playing and even read them a poem. The best part of the visit was hot seating some of the visitors to ask them questions about […]

We are learning about Volcanoes in 4th Class

Hi, We are Eimear’s 4th Class. We have been learning about volcanoes. There are three types of volcanoes; active, dormant and extinct. An active volcano means the volcano is alive and erupts often. A dormant volcano is asleep and hasn’t erupted for a long time, but might erupt in the near future. An extinct volcano […]

Narrative Writing in Fifth

For the past couple of weeks in fifth, we have been focusing on narrative writing. We have examined and analysed various pieces of narrative text. This week we were working on how to make our sentences more interesting. We have been learning about similes and metaphors. Next week we will be concentrating on creating character […]

Earth, Space and a lot of lovely Aliens!

It has been a week of alien designing, planet investigating and space exploration in Junior Infants! It is fantastic to see everyone learning and developing new skills. We talked about the vast expanse of space and how much exploring there still is to do. We read the books, ‘Aliens Love Underpants!’ ‘Q Pootle 5’ and […]

Houses and Homes

This week in Aistear we have been learning about ‘Houses and Homes’. We are learning how to identify detached and semi detached houses, bungalows, apartments and terraced houses. We are learning about different types of houses in towns and the countryside. We have been using our adding to colour different types of houses. We are […]

Grandparents Day in 3rd Class

      On Wednesday the 23rd, we were lucky enough to have some of the grandparents visit our class. We got to sing a nice song for them called Trasna na dTonnta. We asked them lots of questions. We asked them what school they went to, what type of clothes they wore, if they […]

If I could create anything it would be ….

This week we have had a fun week in 3rd Class. We had some of our Grandparents come visit the class on Wednesday – we performed a song  called Seánin Bocht and got to ask them lots of questi0ns about their school days. It was really interesting to hear their stories about long ago. In […]

6th Class Swimming

6th class children will be commencing swimming lessons on Monday 28th November. 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.  This includes transport to and from the pool by a bus fitted with […]

Homework Club cancelled Monday 28th November

Please be advised that there will be no Homework Club on Monday 28th November due to staff training taking place on this date.   Homework Club will resume on Monday 5th December.

This week in Senior Infants…

  This week in senior infants we started our new topic in Aistear; ‘Houses and Homes’. Earlier in the week we discussed different types of houses and where we might find these types of homes. We see apartments and terraced houses mostly in towns and cities. We discussed our own homes and found out that […]