3rd class swimming

3rd class will commence swimming lessons on Monday 9th April which is the first day back after Easter break. It is planned that the classes will have 5 x 1 hour sessions. The children in will be attending lessons in the Curragh Swimming Pool for one hour on Monday mornings.  The children will have 5 […]

Carpark Arrangements collection 23rd March

NETNS Parents Council IMPORTANT NOTICE  Dear Parents/Guardians, The NETNS Parents Council has recently met with the Parents Association of Gaelscoil Chill Dara. Together we have being looking at how we can reduce the congestion of cars in the car park during drop off and pick up times. The congestion in the car park is a […]

What a wonderful thoughtful thing to do!

This week, Kara in Sinéad’s class took a trip to the hairdressers….but this was no ordinary trip! Kara got her long locks cut and she donated her hair to The Little Princess Trust. www.littleprincesses.org.uk The Little Princess Trust provides real hair wigs free of charge to children and young adults up to the age of […]

Happy Seachtain na Gaeilge!!

To celebrate Seachtain na Gaeilge in NETNS we are asking everyone to wear something green if possible to school tomorrow Tuesday 13th March. Looking forward to a week full of spórt agus spraoi! Go raigh maith agaibh!

Phone connection is broken at NETNS

Just an FYI….our phone connection seems to be broken and we have reported it. The line stills works, but when you ring it goes straight through to the mailbox. Please be assured that the messages are checked at regular intervals; in the interim we would recommend emails as the best mode of communication with the […]

St Brigid’s Area Community Games Swimming Competition

St Brigids Area Swimming Competition will be held this Friday 9th March in the Curragh Swimming pool.  Registration is at 6.30pm.  It is open to any child between 6-15 who can swim 25m for u8 & u10 and 50m for u12 – u16 and living in the St Brigids Area

Open Evening

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 14th March. In order to help ease congestion in the school and in the carpark, parents and guardians of children in junior infants […]

Healthy Ireland – Event in Keadeen

Please find below flyer with details about an event being hosted in Newbridge by County Kildare Chamber as part of the Healthy Ireland initiative.  It is a panel type discussion scheduled for Tuesday 13th in the Keadeen Hotel in Newbridge at 7pm with Oisin McConville, Anna Geary and Brent Pope answering questions from  MC Brian Purcell. The […]

Healthy Eating Week

Today is the beginning of our Healthy Eating Week in NETNS to help launch our new Healthy Eating Policy. The classes will be participating in lots of fun activities to help them understand the changes they can make to ensure they are making healthy choices. The new policy is attached below for parents/ guardians to […]

Letters home this week 19/2 – 23/2/18

The following letter was sent home this week: All classes: Denim Day 2018 Junior Infants: Scarlet Fever letter Feb 18  

Project Fashion Easter Camp at NETNS

Please find below flyer and information about an exciting Easter Camp taking place in NETNS over the Easter Holidays. For further details please contact: 087 7470643 or email: info@projectfashion.ie Project Fashion Flyer  

Early Closures in February

Schools must engage in two half day closures for Child Protection Training. The two half days allow schools to engage in the E-learning programmes for Child Protection created by Tusla and the Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST). On day one schools engage with the E-learning programme developed by Tusla. This programme was written to […]

Put Your Best Foot Forward – NETNS 5K FUN RUN! 

Some of the children of Newbridge Educate Together National School were pictured at the official launch of the NETNS 5K FUN RUN! They were joined by two of the event organisers, Dave Keenan and RTE 2FM Breakfast Republic host, Keith Walsh. Registration is now open for the event which will take place on the Curragh on Sunday, 4th March at […]

Letters home this week 5/2/18 – 9/2/18

The following letter was sent home this week: 5th class: Scarlet Fever letter Feb 18 All classes: Sponsorship cards for NETNS Fun Run – still available from office if you did not receive one.

Leadership and Management at NETNS

We are delighted to announce that there has finally been alleviation on the moratorium on posts of responsibility to primary schools, as per Circular 0063/17 This means in terms of our school, that we have now added to our In-School Management Team. We would like to announce that the following appointments which have been ratified […]