Gratitude December in Ruth’s 5th Class

This December we introduced a section to our morning routine called Gratitude December. We listened to meditations specifically made for children from the Headspace app. We explored themes such as kindness, generosity, calm and focus. After our morning meditation we wrote down 3 things that we were grateful for on that particular day. We found […]

Finishing up 2017 in Senior Infants

Over the past few weeks, senior infants have been working extremely hard with Power Hour, Aistear and their handwriting. In the final week, senior infants focused on Gaeilge songs such as; “Bualadh Bos”, “Daidí na Nollaig” and we used lots of Gaeilge out on yard. We also did our winter poem; “Little Polar Bear”. We […]

NETNS Couch 2 5K – Sign up here!!

Please find below the link to sign up for NETNS Couch 2 5k which will start on Monday 8th January 2018. Have fun and get fit for 2018! https://www.justrunsevents.com/registrations.php More information about this exciting venture below… Letter re Couch 2 5K NETNS Couch to 5K Application Form    

Debating Team 2017

Our amazing debating team of Dianaimh, Erin, Daniel, Tom, Ciara, Michael, Max and Cody worked extremely hard, every day since the beginning of the year on the motions we were asked to tackle by Kildare Education Centre, in the primary schools inter county debating competition. Every member of the team should be very proud of […]

Rang a Sé learn about photography

This week we visited the Riverbank to take part in a photography workshop with our artist in residency Brian Cregan. We learned about the history of photography, the science behind it and Brian took us on a tour of his exhibition which features work he did with fifth class. Brian was so patient and kind […]

Tag Rugby Blitz 15/12/’17

On Friday, the 15th of December, 12 children from the school attended a tag rugby blitz in Cill Dara RFC in a tournament organised by Leinster Rugby representatives. Thankfully the day was dry enough for the tournament to go ahead, and what rugby was witnessed on the day was a joy to behold. The teamwork […]

Moorefield – Leinster Senior Champions visit

Huge excitement greeted the victorious Moorefield team on Tuesday last, as they not only brought the league trophy they had won this year, they also brought the Kildare Senior Championship trophy they had won in the summer. But it didn’t stop there. In what was a fantastic advertisement for never giving up, they also brought […]

Futsal 3rd/4th

On Friday, the 1st of Decmeber, over 20 children from NETNS attended a Futsal blitz in The Mill Gym, Celbridge for local schools. To say the day was a success would be a huge understatement. The children had a great time in a fantastically run tournament. The competition was split into a boys and a […]

Art with Oana in First Class!

Last week Oana (Alex’s mum) came in to complete some Art work with the boys and girls in Sacra’s First Class. We made Christmas decorations using lollipop sticks! The decorations looked amazing at the end of the lesson. Thank you so much Oana for coming in to visit us! Take a look at the pictures […]

Carpark – Important information

It has been brought to our attention that double parking and parking on the footpaths and in bus bays is becoming an issue again.  Please find below details of the guidelines for the safe use of our school car park to ensure continued success and safety for all.  If another person is collecting your child(ren), […]

5th and 6th Class Winter Disco

There will be a disco in the Halla Glas on Thursday 21st December from 5pm – 7pm for the children from 5th and 6th class. There will be an admission charge of €2.

Mini Tennis in Newbridge

Please find below information about Mini Tennis for children aged 5 – 7 years in K-Leisure, Station Road, Newbridge.  The children in Junior infants will be getting a taster of Mini Tennis this week in school with Steven Brugha who will be running the courses, Steven’s contact details are in the flyer below. Mini tennis […]

Hockey and Chains in Rang a Sé

This is week in Rang a Sé, we practised our hockey skills and had a great time in the Halla perfecting our ball control. We also worked together as a whole class team to build the longest paper chain we could. It was amazing how quickly we were able to work together and we did […]

Hockey and Chains in Rang a Sé

This is week in Rang a Sé, we practised our hockey skills and had a great time in the Halla perfecting our ball control. We also worked together as a whole class team to build the longest paper chain we could. It was amazing how quickly we were able to work together and we did […]

Wishing together, Clara and Marie’s class

We had such a lovely time visiting Clara’s class this week to help them write their wishes for the Winter fair. It was so interesting listening to them and sharing our Christmas wishes too. We couldn’t believe that we were once small enough to fit in those chairs! Have a look at the photos: from […]