School Choir

Our new school choir classes started on Monday 8th of February. A very dedicated bunch of 16 children have volunteered to forfeit one lunch break a week to be part of the choir.We have had great fun so far and in just two short weeks we have learned 2 lively songs. We have been singing […]

Taking the Next Step -A Blueprint for Educate Together Second-level Schools

Following the successful launch of Taking the Next Step – A Blueprint for Educate Together Second-level Schools, we are holding an information session to discuss some of the details of the second-level project in more detail (invitation attached). This session will take place on the morning of Saturday 27th February in Dublin. The meeting will […]

Letter from PA

ATT:  All Parents/Guardians NETNS Newbridge Co. Kildare 10th February 2010 RE: Education Cuts Budget 2009 and the affect it is having in our children’s classrooms in 2010 Dear Parent, Arising from a meeting that various PA’s of primary Schools in Newbridge, had with the Minister of Education last May 2009, this group has been successful […]

Book Fair 2010

We are very excited to announce that the annual Travelling Book Fair will be arriving in NETNS on Wednesday 24th of February. The Book Fair will be in the school until Wednesday 3rd March and will coincide with NETNS Book Week 2010. The Book Fair will take place in our Library on the first floor.  The Book […]

3rd class homework

Due to a very busy day preparing our entries for the Handwriting Competition and preparing for our assembly next week, 3rd class didn’t get a chance to take down homework today so here it is… Practice your drama lines using an EXTREMELY LOUD VOICE!!! Bring in any materials needed for your set/background. Enjoy the good […]

Text a Parent Form

8th February 2010 Parent / Guardian Registration Form Dear Parent / Guardian, In light of the emergency closure from 7th January – 13th January, we would like to remind you again of a brilliant service NETNS is availing of.  NETNS is registered with This service enables us to send school related messages directly […]

Junior Infants P.E.

Junior Infants PE days are  Tuesdays and Fridays. Please ensure that your child wears suitable  and comfortable clothing and footwear (eg tracksuit, trainers) for Physical Education on these days. Thank you.

Raffle Winners

  RAFFLE PRIZES WINNER   1   2 NIGHT BREAKAWAY IN HOTEL     Marianne Naughton   2   FRAMED PRINT (Original)     Gerry Doran   3   FLORAL DISPLAY   Aoife Flynn   4   HANDMADE CAKE   Marion Hamilton   5   €50 VOUCHER /GUTTER CLEANING     Aiveen Carey   6 […]

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 […]