Ag déanamh ceapairí in Karen’s class!

In Geography this week we have continued to learn about the wind.  We made wind socks and went out to the yard with a compass to find which direction was North.  Once we found North, we found South, East and West.  It was a very windy day and when we held up the wind sock […]

News from Senior Infants

Senior Infants have had a really busy week this week!  Our friend Molly went home to Australia and so we had an Australian Day on Wednesday.  We already knew lots about Australia but we learned so much more; did you know that Australia is also called “Down Under?”  We looked at a globe and found […]

Progress Meetings

Progress Meetings will take place during the coming weeks. Teachers will inform individual parents /guardians of their own specific time, day and date. Due to Department regulations, progress meetings must take place outside school hours. School will close to pupils (1st to 6th class) on Tuesday 31st January and Wednesday 1st February at 1.55pm in […]

Craft Fair Sneak Peek!!!!!

Here is a little preview of all the fabulous crafts the children have made. Looking forward to seeing you all tomorrow!  

North and South poles…

This week in Maths, 7 was our magic number and we used our great problem solving skills to find lots of different ways to make the number seven.   In Science we learned all about magnets – it was great fun.  We are getting so good at working as scientists that before we started, we predicted what we thought […]

Our News

Senior Infants have been working so hard this week, reading and writing their news.  The writing is so good that we have started a Writing Wall in our room where we can display all of the lovely writing and illustrations.  We have also been focusing on group work, and the children worked really well together making super […]

Super Senior Infant Scientists!

Senior Infants have been working really hard at being super scientists this week.  We were learning about heat, and how it travels from warmer to cooler.  We made ice cubes and decided we would wrap them in different materials to see which material worked best at keeping the ice frozen for the longest time.  We […]

Tickets on Sale for the NETNS Raffle

Tickets on sale for the NETNS Raffle NOW! If you would like to buy tickets please send the exact amount of money for the number of tickets you wish to purchase in a SEALED ENVELOPE with YOUR NAME, CONTACT TELEPHONE NUMBER, CHILD’S NAME and CLASS and return it to the school as soon as possible. […]

Newbridge Community Games

Newbridge Community Games activities are once again swininging into action for 2012. The Community Games are now starting for 2012 and they are hoping to have as many children as possible from the area participating. Information leaflets have been sent home to all families, which include registration forms. Please return registration forms to the school […]

Progressing Disability Services for Children and Young People – Kildare and West Wicklow

The HSE is currently involved in a national programme for the restructuring of Children’s Disability Services (0-18 years). The HSE recognises that a more equitable and consistent way to provide clinical services for children with disabilities is required, and all agencies must work together to achieve the greatest benefit possible within our resources. In Kildare/West […]

PA Annual General Meeting Agenda

Notice of A.G.M. of Newbridge Educate Together Parents’ Association Dear Parents and Guardians The A.G.M. of N.E.T.N.S. will take place on Wednesday, 23rd November, 2011 at 7.30 p.m. in the school foyer. All are welcome to attend. Yours sincerely Karel Kiely Secretary N.E.T.N.S.P.A. Email: AGENDA 1. Minutes 2. Matters Arising 3. P.A. Chairperson’s Address […]

In Karen’s class this week…

This week Karen’s class have been very busy.  In Geography, we packed a bag for going on holiday to a hot country and we had to decide what type of clothes we should bring.  Then we packed a bag for a winter holiday in the snow, we had to be sure to have lots of […]

Googly-eyed spiders in our classroom!

We had so much fun at the Fancy Dress Disco and our bunting looked super on the wall with all the other wonderful decorations.  Karen had a hard time at the start of the day trying to recognise the children in her class; there were witches and vampires, princesses and doctors – everyone looked amazing.  […]