Well done Junior Infants!

Hello everyone, we have had a very busy and exciting first few weeks in Junior Infants! We have already begun to learn so many things and have made many new friends.  Jolly Phonics We have begun our Jolly Phonics and have finished learning about the letters s, a, t and i. Everyone has also made […]

Exciting Times for 3rd Class

Wow, oh wow, we have heard some amazing stories about what we have all been doing for the summer. It sounds like people visited exciting places and met up with people they hadn’t seen in ages. It is hard to believe that we are into our third week of school already. We are really looking […]

RC News

Thank you to all of the parents who have registered their children for RC classes this year.  Classes will resume Thursday 23rd September 2010 at 2.10pm. We would remind parents that children should be collected promptly at 3.10pm when class has finished.   The class teachers are: 1st Class – Trish 2nd Class – Lorraine […]

Lions Club Annual Charity Fun Walk

  Last year the pupils, families and friends of NETNS made a huge contribution to the Lions Club Annual Charity Fun Walk and from this our school also benefited to the amount over €600. This year’s Charity Fun Walk will take place on Sunday October 3rd. The route will be the same as last year […]

Must be the music (4th Class)

Fourth Class have eagerly started music lessons based on learning about the different musical terms. Last week we introduced tempo; this is the speed of music, it can be slower than a grandfather clock or faster than a crazy woodpecker! We used percussion instruments such as tambourines, maracas, bells and castanets to practice the different […]

5th & 6th Class Swimming

The children in 5th and 6th class will be returning to swimming lessons on Tuesday 21st September. The children will be attending lessons in the Curragh Swimming Pool for one hour on Tuesday mornings.  There will be 8 lessons this term which will cost €56 in total.  This includes transport to and from the pool in a […]

First ever Senior assembly a ROARING success!

NETNS held our first Senior assembly this week. 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th classes gathered in the Halla Glas this morning to discuss our Code of Behaviour and our Positive Language policy. It was Lorraine’s first assembly at our school too and she was really impressed at the behaviour and focus during assembly. Well done […]

Tip-toeing 2nd class break the record!

Congratulations to 2nd class who broke a record this week! The record for sneaking past the reception desk without being spotted was previously held by last year’s 3rd class, who managed it twice. This week, 2nd class did it 4 times! While we encourage interactions and don’t ask the children to walk in silence, we […]

Junior Infants’ News

Hi everyone!! We have had a very exciting few weeks in NETNS!! We have welcomed 55 new Junior Infants to the school! We have been having lots of fun in the Junior Infants’ Classrooms making new friends, exploring some of the school and learning lots of new things!!  We are working really hard on our […]

RC Classes – September 2010 – June 2011

Enrolment, registration and payment of fees for RC Classes will take place next Tuesday evening 14th September 2010 between 7.30pm and 8.00pm. It is required by the Parish, as part of the Diocesan draft guidelines and in compliance with the Child Protection Policy, to have a registration form completed every year in respect of each […]