NETNS website header competition (April2012)

Its time again to design a new header for the NETNS website! The theme for the competition this time is ‘In the garden’. You can use any materials to make your picture, but your image must fill the box below.   You can choose to include the words ‘Newbridge Educate Together National School’ or we add them […]

N.E.T.N.S. Music Makers

On Wednesday the 21st of March two producers came into our class and told us we were going to produce a CD. We would be in charge of everything except they had already chosen and written the songs. We were all given jobs; most of us will monitor the rehearsals and teach the songs to […]

Open Evening – April 19th

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 entire school community on Thursday 19th April at 7pm. We look forward to welcoming families and friends of NETNS to come and have a look around […]

Internet Safety Night

Kildare County Branch of National Parents’ Council would like to invite parents/guardians to an Internet Safety Night. Following on from their very successful launch night in February & in response to many requests from around the county, the Kildare Branch of the National Parents Council Primary are pleased to announce their next event: “INTERNET SAFETY […]

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Dunnes Stores Bag Pack -Saturday, 28th April 9-6pm   Each class has a time allotted.  The aim is to have between 10-12 volunteers per hour. If you wish to put your name down, the roster for the Bag Pack will be in Reception or text/ring Caroline Kennedy on 087 122 1610. Your class time slot […]

Happy NETNS Book Week 2012!

To mark the end of Book Week we are inviting everyone to dress up as a character from a book this Friday 9th March. It could be anything from Snow White to Denis the Menace from Inky mouse to Shrek, use your imagination! Looking forward to seeing all of our favourite characters come to life […]

NETNS School Garden – Update and Invitation to help

On Tuesday we made a start on the NETNS school garden!  We’d like to say a huge thank you to all the children, parents and staff who helped by lending a hand. The children did a brilliant job marking out the first four beds. With parental help, they also dug up the turf and helped […]

NETNS Book Fair 2012

The Annual Celtic Travelling Book Fair will be arriving at the N.E.T.N.S. library on Wednesday March 7th. As always the Book Fair will have a fantastic selection of books for children of all ages and any money spent at the Book Fair automatically earns commission from sales which allows the school to buy books for […]

Do you know any former pupils, now teenagers, who would like to participate in an exciting project for young people during the Easter holidays?

   Educate Together’s Second-level team is organising another innovative learning programme for young people aged between 13 and 15 years over 3/4 days during this year’s Easter holidays in Dublin (exact dates and venue to be confirmed). Young people from a variety of schools and areas will work together in teams on innovative projects using […]

NETNS Website competition. Get your design on the NETNS website!

The NETNS website has a fantastic picture at the top of every page called the ‘header’. This picture helps people know what our school is like and where it is.     We’ve decided to hold a monthly competition to re-design our header image.  Each month there will be a different theme for the design.  […]

After School Activities

After School Activity Dates Term Two 2012 Basketball with Eibhlín      Monday 2.10 – 3.10 February 6, February 20, February 27, March 5, March 12, March 26 Sport with Síobhan      Monday 2.10 – 3.10 February 6, February 20, February 27, March 5, March 12, March 26   Gaelic with Bobby     Tuesday  2.10 – 3.10 […]

Reminder: Early finishes next week

School will finish at 1.55pm on Tuesday and Wednesday (31st January & 1st February) next week to facilitate some of the progress meetings which are taking place. Infant classes will finish at the normal time of 1.10pm. The After School Facility will operate until 1.55pm and school buses will depart at 1.55pm.

PA Meeting

Our next PA meeting is in the school on Thursday 26th of January 2012 at 8pm. We would love to see as many faces as possible at this meeting as we have some exciting months ahead. The agenda is as follows: 1. P.A. Chairperson’s Report   2. P.A. Treasurer’s Report   3. Board of Management […]

Progress Meetings

Progress Meetings will take place during the coming weeks. Teachers will inform individual parents /guardians of their own specific time, day and date. Due to Department regulations, progress meetings must take place outside school hours. School will close to pupils (1st to 6th class) on Tuesday 31st January and Wednesday 1st February at 1.55pm in […]

Religion Classes Resume Thursday 12th January

All Catholic Religion classes will resume after school on Thursday January 12th. Looking forward to seeing you there!