Wellness week in NETNS

This week in NETNS we had fun celebrating wellness week by doing some fun mindfulness activities. Some of the favourites were guided meditation, mindfulness colouring, mindfulness yoga, random acts of kindness, positive emotions bank and writing acrostic poems about mindfulness. After mindfulness week we now know the importance of looking after our mental health and […]

NETNS Library Book Drive

The NETNS Library is currently undergoing a refurbishment and restock of books. This project is being managed by the NETNS Library Committee with the support of the BOM and all school staff.  The refurbishment of the Library will be paid for by donations and the Parents Council. We would like to provide a larger range […]

Book Fair 2019

The Annual Celtic Travelling Book Fair will be at N.E.T.N.S. foyer from Wednesday 27th of February – Tuesday 5th of March (inclusive)    As always the Book Fair will have a fantastic selection of books for children of all ages and every book you buy helps us to get new books for the school. The […]

IMPORTANT re. Car park arrangements Friday 21st December

NETNS Parents Council IMPORTANT NOTICE  Dear Parents/Guardians, Following on from the success of previous collaborative efforts, the NETNS Parents Council has recently met with the Parents Association of Gaelscoil Chill Dara with regards to how we can reduce the congestion of cars in the car park during drop off and pick up times. The congestion […]

Community Carol Concert

Please find attached details of the 8th Community Carol Concert taking place in Newbridge on 23rd December. Community Carol Concert

NETNS Winter Fair

The NETNS Winter Fair is takes place this Saturday 8th December from 1pm to 4pm – all parents, guardians, families and friends of NETNS are invited to attend. There will also be an autism friendly hour from 12 – 1pm which may appeal to families who would enjoy a more quiet experience at the Winter […]

A Visit from the Champions Cup!

Wow, what an exciting start to a dull and rainy Thursday! Neil from Leinster Rugby brought the Pro 14 and Champions cup trophies that the Leinster Rugby team won in 2018 to share with the school! It was fabulous to see the trophies and to hear Neil talk about the skills that the Leinster team had […]

NETNS Parents Council AGM

The NETNS Parents Council would like to invite all the parents and guardians of NETNS to our AGM which will take place in the foyer of the school on Wednesday the 21st of November 2018 at 8pm The role of the Parents Council is to who work closely with the school staff and BOM on […]

Senior Basketball Team- Game 1

Cuman na mBunscol- NETNS Senior Basketball   On Friday, the senior basketball teams had their very first Cuman na mBunscol games in Scoil Bhríde, Athgarvan. The boys were up first at 11am as they took on a very strong side. I the first half, the boys were adjusting to the tempo of the game. The […]

Quiz Night

One of our past pupils, Anna Walsh, is going to Kenya to volunteer with Cara Projects. She is holding a fundraiser on Friday night. ALL are welcome. Details below.

Progress Meetings Update

Progress Meetings for 1st – 6th classes are taking place next week from Monday 12th November. Meetings for infant classes will be held in the New Year. In order to help make scheduling easier for all, we are asking parents/guardians to sign up online for a time and date that suits.  To schedule a meeting please go […]

Dress Up Day for Temple Street

Following the great success of last year’s Dress Up Day, we are looking forward to holding another one on Friday, 26th October. We are encouraging all students and teachers to dress up and wear a fun costume and bring in a donation of €2 to school on this day. The money raised from this event […]

Quiz night for St. Conleth’s Pantomime Troupe

Kildare Steiner Secondary School Conference

World Teachers’ Day 2018 – Wear a little yellow!

World Teachers’ Day is on this Friday,5th October. We are encouraging all staff and children to wear yellow on Friday to celebrate this day and also to highlight the issue of the two tiered pay system in place in teaching over the last 7 years. It’s a great way of supporting our teachers and colleagues who […]