Graduation 2016

Last night we had our end of year graduation. We designed and decorated the hall ourselves during the day. We were all very excited for the night ahead. At 7.30 the graduation started. Michelle opened the night with an amazing speech and then we performed two tear jerking songs. everybody said we were brilliant and […]

Getting ready for secondary school

Our school day today was a bit different. from the first minute we were thrown into the mindset that we are entering secondary school next year. WE had a fantastic teacher from secondary school come in today to teach and answer all our questions. One of the biggest things we learned was how to read […]

6th Class Transition to Secondary School Seminar for Parents/Guardians

NETNS would like to invite all parents / guardians from sixth class to attend a seminar on Wednesday 22nd June in NETNS at 7.30pm. This seminar is about the transition from primary to secondary school.  The talk is aimed at overcoming certain issues that parents, families and children experience on the transition from primary to […]

Great sports day

We had a great day on our very last sports day. We were determined to enjoy every last activity but we had one big problem, the heat!! It was so warm that we had to find some shade and get some water into us. We had great fun all day and in particular the bouncy […]

Girls Senior Basketball Game Result

      The sixth class girls travelled to Griffeen Valley Educate Together National School on Thursday morning to play in the Leinster Educate Together Primary School Cup Competition. The team were full of nerves but were also excited to play away in a different venue. The game started out strong for Newbridge Educate Together […]

Senior Girls Basketball Letter

The senior girls basketball team play their semi final game away on Thursday 9th June in Griffeen Valley Educate Together. Please see the letter attached for further information on the game.   Senior Girls Basketball letter

Trip to the Dáil

We are very excited about our upcoming trip to the Dáil on Wednesday. We have an awful lot of questions about the Dáil and we look forward to getting them answered. This week we listened to Jacqueline Wilson, she described her interests and how she is able to to create such interesting characters. We developed […]

Senior Basketball

    On Thursday our senior girls and boys basketball team played Maynooth Educate Together National School in the first round of the schools competition. We were lucky with the weather as it stayed mostly dry. Both games were of  a high standard and unfortunately the sixth class boys lost to a strong side. They […]

We are back in business

We are back after our fantastic trip. back with a bang, We were very busy in class this week, we had lots of tests but we also examined the Romans and their love of mosaics. The Romans loved to have mosaics in their villas. We designed and created our own mosaics. It was great fun but […]

And the winners are……

Sixth class want to say a big thank you to the school for allowing us to use the halla glas all day Friday, to our fantastic students who baked, bought raffle tickets and trusted our baking abilities and bought so many cakes on Friday. I hope everyone enjoyed them, We know we did nom nom. […]

Bake Sale

We are holding a cake sale / raffle on Friday 8th of April. Funds raised will be used to help subsidise the 6th class trip to the Gaeltacht and Graduation. The times for the cake sale are as follows: CAKE SALE: 9.30 – 12.00 in the Halla Glas. RAFFLE: 12.30 in Peter’s room We would […]

Mini 7’s Football

Well done to the mini 7’s girls football team who took part in a blitz in Scoil Mhuire last Monday. It was our first competition as a team and everyone really enjoyed themselves.

Friendship week in NETNS

This week was friendship week in NETNS. In our school we always try to act in a friendly and kind manner, so this week we celebrated it. The whole school took part in a friendship activity everyday. On Monday we were introduced to our friendship song “Lean on me”. Tuesday we studied poems about friendship […]

Sugar high

This week the whole school examined how healthy our lunch boxes were, in sixth class as part of our nutrition lessons we wanted to examine how much sugar did our school eat. Today we went around the school to every class and collected every wrapper we could. We studied the nutritional information and calculated the […]

‘Operation Healthy Lunchboxes’

Well done to all the classes, you have all done a super job making your lunch boxes healthy. Yesterday at the senior assembly we heard about loads of healthy alternatives that we have been putting in our lunch boxes such as hummus and carrot sticks, homemade soup and smoothies and brown bread. We are also […]