Class Allocations 2017-18

Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s) We hope you are all enjoying the summer! We have had a very busy few weeks recruiting and we’d like to welcome Eimear O’ Connell to the team at NETNS. As always, the class allocation process has taken a lot of deliberation and we appreciate your patience and understanding in this matter. The class allocations for [...]

Booklists available on website

The school booklists have been sent home but are also available on the website if you need a copy:

Tag Rugby for Players with Special Needs

Cill Dara RFC

Cill Dara RFC are looking for members for a new team which is open to players, boys & girls between the ages of 7 -18. All sessions will be fully supervised by qualified coaches. Training will commence on Saturday 24th June at 10am. For further information contact Paul @ 0872958643 or

Letters home this week 29/5/17 – 1/6/17


The following letters were sent home this week: All classes: Information re Sports Day: Sports Day re Collection from Curragh 4th class: RSE letter 2017 5th class: Go-Racing-Letter-5th-Class-2017    

NETNS Fun Sports Day

Sports day pic

Sports Fun Day is taking place this Wednesday 7th of June.  We have a fun packed day planned… with a few surprises also! Please note: Children should be brought to school as normal at 8.30am.    In order that the children enjoy all of the activities on the day, we are asking that the infants [...]

NETNS International Cuisine Night 2017

NETNS International Cuisine Night will be held in the foyer on Wednesday 7th June at 5.30pm-7.00pm  We are very excited to be holding an International Cuisine Night in the school this June. We would really appreciate your help with this event and as such we are looking for volunteers to cook dishes from around the [...]

Recycling Fundraiser

recycling logo

The Campaign for a Second level Educate Together in Kildare South is holding a clothes recycling fundraiser in aid of the their continuing efforts to get a NEW Second level school in Kildare South.  This is an opportunity to get rid of unwanted clothes for FREE, and in the process support the campaign. Funds raised [...]

After School Activities Cancelled 23rd May

Due to staff training, there will be no after school activities on Tuesday 23rd May. Apologies for the late notice in respect of same. This date will be made up at a later stage.

Cumann na mBunscol Final


Well done to our U10 Footballers who played their hearts out yesterday in the Cumann na mBunscol Final against Moone NS.  Unfortunately for the boys, the result did not go our way as the final whistle went there was just one point in it.  The boys had fought back from an 11 pt deficit showing [...]

Letters home this week 15/5/17 – 19/


The following letters were sent home this week: Infants-Tours-letter 3rd-class-tour-letter-2017-Castlecomer 5th-and-6th-class-RSE-letter-2017 2nd Class Tour Letter  

Under 10 Footballers in the Final – Come and Support!!

The Under 10 football team will play their Cumann na mBunscol Final this Thursday, the 18th of May in Moorefield GAA at 4.10pm. The team progressed to the final after a pulsating semi final contest against Killashee NS last Thursday. The final score was 2-4 to 2-3 in what was a rip roaring contest. While [...]

Kilcullen AFC Family Fun Day

Kilcullen AFC would like to invite you to attend their Family Fun Day on Sunday 14th May. Further details in the flyer below: Kilcullen AFC Family Fun Day

2nd Class Swimming


Swimming starts for 2nd class on Monday 8th May. Your child will need the following; *Swimming bag (preferably waterproof) *Swimming costume *Swim hat (for all children regardless of hair length) *One or two towels *Fresh underwear Swim goggles Flip flops / swim socks Hair brush Shampoo and/or shower gel Plastic bag for wet gear *Your [...]

Letters home this week


The following letters were sent home this week: 3rd  class (Amy): Headlice letter – recurring cases May 2017 2nd class: Swimming information letter 3rd – 6th class: Homework Club cancelled  

Headlice – Important Information

We are concerned at the number of reccurring cases of head lice throughout the school.  We are bringing this to your attention again because head lice can spread rapidly within a school unless all affected children are promptly treated.  A variety of effective preparations, shampoos and lotions, are available at the chemist.  It is vitally [...]