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 […]

Under 11 Final Thursday

The Cumann na mBunscol final for the under 11 team will take place at 5pm on Thursday, the 19th of October in Moorefield GAA.

Michael’s 4th Class’ busy fortnight!

Hello everyone, over the past two weeks we’ve had a lot of great adventures. We had Dave Rudden an author who wrote ‘Knights of the Borrowed Dark’. We read the first chapter of the book. It was very exciting. Also we had a Greyhound visit. He was ADORABLE!!! His name was Jack and his racing […]

Hurling History Makers!!

31st of May saw history being made for NETNS on the fields of Moorefield GAA in glorious sunshine. A hurling team was formed. The first team to ever represent the school competitively I believe, in a blitz that was excellently organised and one which the children enjoyed immensely. Four games were played with full participation […]

Senior Footballers Semi Final

The senior footballers play their semi final of the Cumann nan mBunscol this Friday, the 19th of May in Alllenwood GAA against Cadamstown NS at 12.30pm. Hopefully things will go the teams way on the day!! While I have the stage, I must also pay compliment to the parents and the Tots bus drivers who […]

Under 10 Footballers in the Final – Come and Support!!

The Under 10 football team will play their Cumann na mBunscol Final this Thursday, the 18th of May in Moorefield GAA at 4.10pm. The team progressed to the final after a pulsating semi final contest against Killashee NS last Thursday. The final score was 2-4 to 2-3 in what was a rip roaring contest. While […]

Senior Boys into Semi Finals

The senior footballers have made it into the semi finals of the Cumann na mBunscol, and a fixture for same will be known soon. Having taken a scenic route to qualify, the team has grown in confidence and hopefully will display their best again when the need is greatest. Best to luck to all players.

Under 10 Footballers Semi Final Thursday 11th May

Our under 10 footballers play their semi final of the Cumann na mBunscol competition this Thursday at 11am in Sarsfields Gaa Club. Having played so well and tried so hard thus far, it is hoped that a similar effort may bring victory tomorrow in what promises to be a tough match. Go n-éirí leat buachaillí […]

Dan Soccer Sign Up

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Senior Boys victorious in Cumann na mBunscol

The day finally arrived. After years of near misses, NETNS got their just rewards in finally claiming a Cumann na mBunscol senior final victory on Thursday 26th of May in Moorefield G.A.A. complex. This was a victory borne out of skill, courage and no end of teamwork. Onlookers all agreed that it was this teamwork […]

Senior Boys Football Final on Thursday

The Senior Boys football team play their Cumann na mBunscol final on Thursday, the 26th of May in Moorefield G.A.A. at 3.30 p.m. The team have been unbeaten so far in the tournament and it is hoped they can finish the task this Thursday. They have knitted so well as a team and great credit […]

Proclamation Day

Proclamation Day was recently held in the school to mark the 100 year anniversary of the Easter Rising. It was a hugely successful day with a huge turnout from parents and fantastic performances by some of the students of NETNS. Each played their part to perfection and all really got into the spirit of the […]

Soccer Team Battle Bravely

On Tuesday last, the finals of the Kildare region for the F.A.I. Schools 5 a side took place in Kilcullen. NETNS sent another strong team to the tournament and hopes were high. In the first game, the team were desperately unlucky to come out the wrong side of a seven goal thriller. Trailing 4-1 with […]