Kiwi Allergy

  Dear Parents / Guardians, The BOM would like to bring to your attention the fact that a child in our school has a severe allergy to Kiwi fruit. As you may be aware, this condition can have very serious consequences if this child comes into contact with the fruit or another child who has […]

Curriculum meetings

  We will be holding Curriculum Meetings for your child’s class in the coming weeks. These are meetings that will inform you about your child’s curriculum and the day to day running of your child’s class. These meetings are organised to promote and nourish a positive partnership between you, your child and his/her teacher. Please […]

A Wonderful Week

Hi all, Well what a wonderful week!! Everybody came back to us in one piece, and with huge smiles on their faces! We also saw the arrival of some new children and staff, and I would like to welcome them all to NETNS. I am really looking forward to working with you all this coming […]

Labels and Names Tags…

Can we please ask all parents and guardians to ensure that all your children’s belongings (including fleeces, cardigans, jumpers etc that may be taken off in the yard) are labelled with his or her name. It would also be helpful if you speak to your children about being responsible for their own belongings and to […]


It was lovely to see our new Junior Infants playing outside today. They really enjoyed it. They listened so nicely to their teachers’ instructions and followed the guidelines really well. We were very proud! The older children in the school are back to playing with hula-hoops and skipping ropes on yard. It’s wonderful to see […]

Car-sharing, walking or cycling…

Understandably the car park was extremely busy on Wednesday morning, with our new Junior Infants starting and our neighbours in Gaelscoil Chill Dara having their first day back after the Summer. If there’s a possibility for you to car-share, travel on the school bus, share the school run, cycle, walk, scoot or roller-blade to school, […]

A great first day back

What a great day! NETNS had a super first day back today. It was great to see everyone – all taller and more grown up! We enjoyed listening to all the new stories and getting to know the new personalities in the school. There is a positive, energised atmosphere around the school this week, long […]

Provision of After School Care for Infants

There will be no after school provision for senior infants between 1.10 and 2.10pm until the middle of next week – Date to be confirmed. If your child gets the bus, it would be advisable to make alternative arrangements as the Board of Management / staff will not be responsible for senior infant children after […]

Welcome Back!

Welcome back to a new school term! We hope everyone had a great Summer and that you are enjoying the last week off! We’re looking forward to seeing everyone at 8.30am on Tuesday 31st August. (We won’t see the new Junior Infants until Wednesday of course!) Here are a few notices and reminders to help […]

School bus

We are currently awaiting confirmation from Bus Éireann in relation to routes, times etc for school buses – as soon as we have the information the details will be sent to all parents/guardians.