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 […]

Project Fashion coming to NETNS

Project Fashion are extending their fun and skill based after school programme to Newbridge Educate Together National School. Start date: Wednesday 6th March Time: 3.30pm-5pm Allow your child to pick up a new skill and unleash their creativity at our Fashion Design After School Workshops. Created and Run by Clothing Designer Paul Alexander & his […]

Congratulations Alex – International Karting Success in Italy!

Congratulations to past pupil Alex Dunne who got his 2019 Karting success off to a winning start when recording a fabulous win in the WSK Champions Cup race at Adria in Italy last weekend. Below is a fantastic article and photo from the Leinster Leader detailing his super success – Well done Alex from everyone […]

Admissions Policy Review

In line with recent guidelines from the Department of Education and changes to legislation , NETNS is setting up a committee to review our current Admissions Policy. This committee will consist of Board of Management members, staff and parents / guardians. We are looking for 2 parents or guardians to volunteer to join this group. […]

Letters home this week 14/1/19 – 18/1/19

The following letters were sent home this week: Trish’s Senior Infants: 1901_Trish_Leave_Cover 3rd – 6th class: Defence Forces 2km run 1st – 6th class: 1901_After-school_letter

Creative Keyboards at NETNS

Creative Keyboards are back in Newbridge ETNS. Places are available for Junior and Senior infants and beginners from First class upwards. Classes are on Thursdays and fee €110 Call 087 2022505 for further information or to enrol.

Community Games Art and Model Making Competition

The Community Games art and model making competition is now open to all children in the school. The theme is “Sport in Action”. The following are the age groups: Art: U8, 10, 12, 14, 16 Model Making: U10, 12, 14, 16 Each entry must include: Name, school name, address, date of birth, male or female […]

4th Class Progress Meetings

Niamh’s 4th class https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A054FAEA92FABFD0-progress

JI and SI Progress Meetings

Kim Junior Infants https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0a45aba72ba7f58-kims   Clara Junior Infants https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e094bafae2da6fb6-claras1     Trish Senior Infants https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0948acad29a5fe3-trish2   Natalie https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409094eaaab2fa2f85-natalie    

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 […]

Letters home this week 10/12 – 14/12/18

The following letters were sent home this week: 4th class Niamh – Slapped Cheek Syndrome letter Dec 2018

Panto Club News – Tickets now on sale!

Panto Club were delighted to make a brief appearance at the NETNS Winter Fair last weekend – and we are on the countdown to our performances in the Moat in January. Tickets are on sale now and can be booked here: https://moattheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873599305 Come along and see the amazing cast of A Snow White Tale and […]

Recycling Fundraiser – this week!

This is an opportunity to get rid of unwanted clothes for free and in the process support NETNS. Please bring all items to the Halla Glas this Thursday and Friday. Thursday 13th and Friday 14th December from 8:30 – 9:30 in the mornings and also in the afternoons from 1:00 – 2:30pm. We accept:   Men’s Clothing […]