Internet Safety Workshop for Parents and Guardians

Internet safety

On Monday 24th April there will be Internet Safety Workshops for children from 2nd – 6th class during the school day.  These workshops are tailored specifically for primary school children and will be delivered by Zeeko.  Please see www.zeeko.ie for further information. At 7pm on 24th April, Parents and Guardians are invited to attend a [...]

Open Evening – Wednesday 5th April

Open evening welcome

The children, staff and Board of Management of Newbridge Educate Together National School would like to invite you to attend our Open Evening which will be hosted for the school community on Wednesday 5th April. In order to help ease congestion in the school and the carpark, parents and guardians of children in junior infants to [...]

No Homework Club on Monday 27th March

There will be no Homework Club on Monday 27th March due to staff training taking place. Homework Club will resume on Monday 3rd April.  

Letters home this week 20/3/17 – 24/3/17

The following letters were sent home this week: All classes: volunteer sports day letter 2017  

Letters home this week 13/3/17 – 15/3/17

Letters

The following letters were sent home this week: Senior Girls Football Letter_2017 Senior Boys’ Football Letter_2017

NETNS GAA Training for Boys’ and Girls’ teams

GAA BALL

The senior girls and boys football teams are due to begin their Cumann na mBunscol league shortly. After school training will take place on Mondays after school from 2:10pm to 3:10pm to prepare the team for this. Due to holiday constraints, the following dates have been set aside to train the team, the 20th of [...]

Letters home this week 6/3/17 – 10/3/17

There were no letters home this week

RUN A MUCK – Tomorrow is the big day!!

Muckers 7

We would like to thank the families who have supported the NETNS Muckers so far this year. We are asking each family to support the NETNS Muckers in this venture and would really appreciate any sponsorship you can get. Sponsorship cards have been sent home to all families and we are asking again for any support [...]

Workshops for Parents / Guardians re Student Well Being and Mental Health Awareness

Please find below details about upcoming workshops for parents and guardians taking place in Kildare Education Centre 17KEC231:  A workshop for PARENTS/GUARDIANS on “Ways to Well-Being for Students”  Venue:           Kildare Education Centre Date:             Wednesday 29th March 2017 Time:            7pm-9pm Facilitator:   John Doran Staying standing when the storms come: building emotional resilience for academic achievement.  Young people [...]

PRIMARY SCHOOLS IN THE DARK ABOUT STAFFING ALLOCATIONS

There is mounting anger in primary schools at Department’s silence on teacher numbers The INTO today condemned the failure of the Department of Education and Skills to notify schools of staffing numbers for the next school year. The union said principal teachers in particular are frustrated by the failure of the Department to provide needed [...]

Panto Club News – We are back!!

panto

We are delighted to announce that Panto Club will recommence next Wednesday 6th March in NETNS from 4.30pm – 6.30pm. Panto Club is open to new members aged 8+ and is a fun way to build confidence, while learning skills in acting, public speaking, poise, singing and dancing. It is also a fantastic and fun [...]

Run-a-Muck – the big day is fast approaching!!

Run a muck image

We would like to thank the families who have supported the NETNS Muckers so far this year. We are asking each family to support the NETNS Muckers in this venture and would really appreciate any sponsorship you can get. Sponsorship cards have been sent home to all families and we are asking again for any support [...]

School Transport Applications 2017-18

School Transport Applications for 2017-18 Bus Éireann’s on-line application system for school transport is now open for the 2017-18 school year. The closing date for applications is Friday 28 April 2016. Apply on-line via the following link: http://www.buseireann.ie/inner.php?id=257  

3rd Class Swimming

Swimming

3rd class children will be commencing swimming lessons on Monday 6th March. The children in will be attending lessons in the Curragh Swimming Pool for one hour on Monday mornings.  The children will have 5 lessons which will cost €35 in total.  This includes transport to and from the pool by a bus fitted with [...]

GAA skills challenge – Thank you Moorefield GAA!

This week the infant classes participated in a Fun GAA Skills Challenge which was organised and run by Moorefield GAA Club.  It was aimed at introducing children in all Junior and Senior Infants classes in NETNS to GAA skills in a fun environment. Moorefield GAA would like to invite the children who participated to a [...]