Gaeltacht week

Hi everyone, Last week we went to Donegal for a week to learn Irish. We also did loads of other stuff too. We went to an island on a ferry, had a céilí and a disco, we went to an activity centre with rock-climbing walls, zorbing and a bucking bronco and we went to the […]

This week in 6th class

Hi everyone, This week we did loads in sixth class. In history, we learned about Michael Collins, Eamon de Valera and how Ireland became a republic. There was a debate in class as to which side we were on but we will let you decide for yourself. In Art we used tin foil, gold foil […]

Doodling, Drama and Debating in 6th

This week in 6th we were up the walls. Firstly we did our Doodle for Google entries and three kids from our class got the entries sent into the competition to represent the school. So well done to Anna, Oscar and Sarah. We also had drama in Irish based on an Irish restaurant. Some of […]

RDS…this Saturday…BE THERE…in ten seconds or so :)

The 5/10 second rule…fact? Or fiction? The Primary Science Fair will take place in the RDS on the 10th of January 2015 and we, the 6th class students of N.E.T.N.S  are putting the 5/10 second rule to the ultimate test. We have had loads of ideas but we all thought that this experiment was the […]

Project time in 6th

Hi everyone,   This week in 6th class we did loads. We had two basketball matches, made clay candle holders in art which we hope to paint next week and we did our projects on the Egyptians. For these projects we decided to split into five groups and focus on five different areas of Egyptian […]

RTE, a sheep’s heart and Ireland’s best news team!

What a week! On Tuesday we went to RTE and meet Ryan Tubridy and Nicky Byrne. We got to go into Ireland’s biggest recording studio where Ed Sheeran and One Direction have recorded before. Then we went to the TV side of it and got to be the audience for Una’s Dream Ticket. It was […]

Stain glass in 6th

Hi everyone, This week in sixth class we made stain glass windows for art. We tried to upload photos but our camera is a little faulty so photos to follow! We used black card, crepe paper and many folding and cutting techniques to create the windows. They look impressive but when you put them against […]

There’s a tornado in 6th

  Hi everyone,   This week in sixth class we learned lots. We learned all about the Cold War between the Soviet Union and America, the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Berlin Blockade. Also in art we made tornado pictures. They took a long time but turned out great. Have a great weekend everybody!

Come support our footballers on Thursday… We’re in the final!

This Thursday (29th) our senior footballers will take on Brannockstown NS in the Cumann na mBunscol County Football Final at Moorefield GAA pitch. It is the school’s first time making it to the final and is a huge achievement for the NETNS team. We would really appreciate all the support we can get, so please […]

4-12 to 1-4 victory for our footballers!

  Well done to our senior boys football team on their recent victory over Saint Patricks of Celbridge on a scoreline of 4-12 to 1-4.  Great  job lads! Onwards and upwards from here!  

Top 100 out of 7,500 ain’t bad :)

Recently all the students in 6th class entered the Student Theatre Awards “Write a Story” competition being run by Bord Gáis Energy. There were a total of over 7,500 entries received from students all over the country. A big congratulations to Seán O’ Connell who managed to make it to the top 100. What an […]

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The Finest Cuisine in Poland

  Great to see that our four students who are currently on a Comenius trip to Poland have managed to find the finest cuisine Warsaw has to offer. They are smiling now…wait until they get home and they have their maths sheets, Ceartlitriú and Spellbound waiting for them… 🙂 Enjoy the break guys, Bobby and […]

6th class Easter Tests

THE EASTER TESTS! The Easter tests were very hard this week and all the students are happy that they are over and done with. At least now the students can take a break from studying. On Tuesday we had the Irish test, on Wednesday we had the English test, on Thursday we had the Maths […]

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