Outdoor Fun in the Summer Sun in Eimear’s 4th

The weather has improved and 4th class have been making the most of it. They took a trip to the Curragh with the other 4th class and had a lot of fun playing rounders outside. Take a look: They have been using the forest at the back of the school to play some very competitive […]

Senior girls football team celebrating in K-Bowl

As most of you already know, the senior girls won the football final this year and are the Cumann na mBunscol Division 4 Champions. They are the first girls team in the school to ever bring the title home to NETNS! The whole school are incredibly proud of them (especially me!) and their achievements. Today […]

NETNS Got Talent in Eimear’s 4th

The children in 4th class had a lot of fun preparing for their very own talent show. They came up with their own acts, names and stage set up. We had our very own judges and our very own “Ant and Dec”. We had a variety of performances and some very important Stage Workers too. […]

4th Class Tour in Clara Lara

The two 4th classes went to Clara Lara in Wicklow on Wednesday this week. We were very worried about the weather as it was fairly miserable, we were looking out of the window on the bus coming over the gap and could hardly see with the fog and the rain. Thankfully, when we arrived, the […]

Triangle Dance and Cup Song in Eimear’s 4th

The children have had a lot of fun perfecting and performing the newest craze; “The Triangle Dance”. It is a lot more difficult than it looks and they had some very clever ways of keeping in time to the beat. They have become very good at performing it. Have a look at them below: The […]

Senior Girls Football Team Make History! Champions!!

  The Senior Girls Football Team have made history with their fantastic win against Robertstwon N.S. in the Cumann na mBunscol Division 4 Final in Moorefield yesterday. It was a fantastic display of football by both teams. The girls were playing into the wind in the first half and despite this, managed to keep the […]

The Senior Girls Football Team are in the Final!!!!

Well what can I say about yesterdays game!!! One word – OUTSTANDING! The Senior Girls travelled to Caragh N.S. pitch to take on Scoil Mochua, Celbridge, in the league semi-final yesterday. The first few minutes looked like it was going to be a tight game and all of a sudden the girls put the foot […]

3D Shapes in Eimear’s 4th

The children were exploring 3D shapes in 4th class this week. They had a lot of fun with the various hands-on activities. First, they explored the classroom to find some real-life 3D shapes. They used the wooden blocks and plastic 3D shapes to identify the properties of the different shapes. They used their whiteboards to […]

“Bee” part of the solution!

Two of our very own knowledgeable parents came to visit the school today to share their expertise in beekeeping and honey making. The two 4th class and the two 6th class were very lucky to take part in this interesting talk where we all learned some amazing facts about bees! A big thank you to […]

Pointillism in Eimear’s 4th

4th class have been busy in Art making some bright and colourful Cherry Blossom paintings. First they worked on their blending and brush stroke techniques to create a background. Some blended different shades of blue for the sky, some added purple to the sky and some added green at the bottom to represent grass. When […]

The two Ella’s in 4th represent Newbridge Town F.C. in Wales

The two Ella’s in Eimear’s 4th had a very exciting bank holiday weekend. They travelled to Wales to represent Newbridge Town F.C. They took part in a tournament and competed against three different teams. They played each team twice, so they played six games overall and the teams put on a great display of football. […]

Senior girls make it 4 out of 4 against St. Patrick’s N.S.

The senior girls football team had their last league game on Tuesday. They headed to Sarsfields GAA to play St. Patrick’s N.S. It was without a doubt the toughest game that they have had so far. From the very beginning, it was obvious that both teams were going to battle hard. The girls played out […]

Write-a-Book Projects in Eimear’s 4th

The children recently took part in the Write-a-Book competition in which they created their very own books. They spent a lot of time on the various different stages of the writing process. They brainstormed ideas before they put pen to paper and planned out their stories first. Then they wrote their first draft. They self-corrected […]

Senior girls football team take on Ballysax

The senior girls football team travelled to Ballysax on Wednesday to take on Ballysax N.S. in the third round of the league. The girls started the game at 110% from the minute the first whistle blew and they never let up for the whole game. Sara in goals pulled off some great saves and gave […]

All About Italy in 4th

The children have spent some time researching different aspects of Italy and worked in groups to create projects on the various aspects. The seven groups were: Italian History Italian Food Italian Geography Italian Landmarks Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius Famous Italians The Colosseum and Circus Maximus When they were finished their projects, the children presented them […]