Real Dragons Roar!

3rd class put on a great performance today. We invited 2nd class to come and see our play which we have been working on for the past few weeks. We were very proud of our performance. The whole thing went very smoothly and 2nd class commented on how funny it was, especially the parts with […]

NETNS raised over €2,000 for Haiti!

WOW! Our school showed great global community spirit last Monday 1st February when we all came together to raise much needed funds for the survivors of the Haiti earthquake. There must have been a wonderful smell of baking all over Newbridge throughout the weekend as everyone rolled up their sleeves to make sure our cake […]

€700 raised for Haiti by NETNS so far!

Wow! Our school is so affected by the stories form Haiti, we are energised and pulling out all the stops to raise as much as we can for this deserving cause. Last week, NETNS held Board Game Day. Every child – and some teachers! – brought in a board game to share and €2. Our wonderful […]

3rd class dividing for the first time!

3rd class had an exciting day today. We started a brand new topic in Maths – Division! 3rd class is a big year for huge strides in Maths. Earlier in the year we had our first encounter with Multiplication and now we have moved onto Division. We know that Division is breaking something up into […]

Car Park Safety

A big well done to all the children who are walking safely on the footpaths on their way to and from school. We are delighted to note that most children are avoiding walking across the car park and instead follow the footpath all the way around. Well done and keep it up! Thank you too […]

Haiti Earthquake Appeal Fundraiser

We are holding a fundraising coffee morning and cake sale in the school and we are asking for your support. A raffle will also be held at the event. Date & Time:   Monday 1st February from 10.30a.m.to 12.00noon Venue:   An Halla Glas (GP Hall) in NETNS Parking:  Please park at Lumville House if possible as the […]

Exciting Times in Fifth Class

Yesterday was a very exciting day for all of us in Fifth class. We were thrilled to hear that the replies from our Canadian pen-pals had arrived and we had a great morning reading all about our new friends. Our pen pals are from a school in Labrador in Newfoundland and we’ve learned lots about […]

3rd Class Games day

Senior Infants are for the birds!

We have the bird table from our old school and we’re using it again.  We’re hoping to spot different types of birds.  We have put out seeds and nuts to feed them. We will make sure and take photos of all the birds and put them on the website for everyone to see.

Meditation Assembly

We had an assembly today to celebrate Mediation Month.  We all got together for a meditation and we really enjoyed it.  We relaxed and listened to the instructions on the CD.  Here are some of the photos