To Infinity and Beyond!

We had another fabulous week looking at the topic of Space… check the photos at our class site at

Wellness week in NETNS

This week in NETNS we had fun celebrating wellness week by doing some fun mindfulness activities. Some of the favourites were guided meditation, mindfulness colouring, mindfulness yoga, random acts of kindness, positive emotions bank and writing acrostic poems about mindfulness. After mindfulness week we now know the importance of looking after our mental health and […]

Dinosaurs Continued in Junior Infants

This week in junior infants we continued exploring and investigating as paleontologists. We made clay dinosaurs, paper plate dinosaurs and wrote our own dinosaurs stories (with a beginning, middle and end). We had so much fun and can’t wait to see what we will be learning about after the mid-term break. Kim and Clara can’t […]

A week in 6th

During the week we learned a bit more more about the 1916 Rising. The whole class will be doing a project about a 1916 Leader or someone who lived through the Rising. Also during the week we had assessments to help us see what we needed to work on for our real tests in Easter. […]

Tom’s Room

This week we have been exploring place value. The children were able to order and compare different whole and decimal numbers. In 6th class the group looked at a game where they needed to pick random numbers to create a decimal number. The player with the biggest number won the game. The children were very […]

Chinese New Year in Emma’s 3rd Class

We were very lucky last week that Eva came in with some fabulous traditional Chinese food for us to try. We were celebrating Chinese New Year. We got to try some fabulous beef dumplings and some sticky rice. Eva also told us all about how Chinese New Year is celebrated and gave us red envelopes […]

Pop Art Eimear’s 4th

In 4th class we were learning about Burton Morris and the techniques he uses for his famous Pop Art creations. We used his heart design for some inspiration for our Valentines Day Art. We are so proud of how they turned out. Check them out below.   The organisers of the Community Games Art Competition […]

NETNS Library Book Drive

The NETNS Library is currently undergoing a refurbishment and restock of books. This project is being managed by the NETNS Library Committee with the support of the BOM and all school staff.  The refurbishment of the Library will be paid for by donations and the Parents Council. We would like to provide a larger range […]

Book Fair 2019

The Annual Celtic Travelling Book Fair will be at N.E.T.N.S. foyer from Wednesday 27th of February – Tuesday 5th of March (inclusive)    As always the Book Fair will have a fantastic selection of books for children of all ages and every book you buy helps us to get new books for the school. The […]

Chinese New Year in Eimear’s 4th

As it was Chinese New Year on Tuesday the 5th, we were learning all about it in 4th class. We learned about The Story of the Zodiac and how each animal was picked to represent the months of the year. We had some fun sequencing the story. This year is the year of the pig […]