Staff Changes

I am writing this with very mixed emotions; I am really happy and excited for my colleagues moving on to new challenges, but very sad that NETNS are losing 2 magnificent staff! Firstly we would like to congratulate Caitríona Hand for securing a job as Principal, in a very lucky school in Coralstown, Co. Westmeath. […]

Closure Updated 22/12/10

Unfortunately we are remaining closed until January 10th 2011. Having assessed the access roads, carpark, paths, yard and the environs, it is clear that they are still dreadfully dangerous, therefore on Health and Safety grounds we are making this decision to remain closed tomorrow! National schools are having difficulties with text-a-parent, so apologies for any […]

Free Fireworks Show!!

Check out the spectacular fireworks show in the sky tonight that you can watch outside your house for free! After dark there will be a series of meteorite showers and shooting stars to be seen. So where do these meteorites come from?? Well… Earth moves through clouds of dust leftover from comets  on its trip […]

Community Spirit

On Sunday last, 5th of December, over 100 parents and staff from NETNS and GSCD turned up to the school campus with shovels, spades and heavy brushes! Our mission… make the car park, paths and environs safe for the children to attend school on Monday morning! It was a great day and showed the wonderful […]

RE Classes Resume Tomorrow 9th December

All R.E. classes will take place after school tomorrow, Thursday 9th December. Looking forward to seeing you all there. Kind regards, Therese

Latest update on school opening!!

We have just been up inspecting the school, carpark and surroundings and have concluded that we are hoping to open in the morning. After the amazing work that was done by NETNS and GSCD’s communities on Sunday, we were surprised at the level of snow that was there this morning! It was incredibly dangerous. But […]

Unexpected closure

Today Newbridge Educate Together N.S. will have to close. We have been here since early morning trying to make it safe for our pupils, but too much snow has fallen, therefore on Health and Safety grounds we feel we must close. Unfortunately the textaparent website is down nationwide, so we are currently unable to send […]

Help required!

Calling all adults with a spade (spades)!!!! NETNS and GSCD are asking for volunteers to come to the school grounds between 1pm and 3pm tomorrow, Sunday 5th of December, to help clear the snow from the carpark in an effort to make the school safe for opening on Monday! Please bring your own spade/spades! All […]

Update on closure of NETNS

Due to the adverse weather conditions and in light of the worsening weather forecast, it has been decided that NETNS will remain closed, Friday 3rd of December for Health and Safety reasons. Any and all updates will be put up on the website. We hope to see you all on Monday! Thank you for your […]

Worsening Weather

The weather has deteriorated hugely and it is due to worsen further. Therefore we are advising all parents to collect their children as soon as is safely possible.


The following is the list of updates: Hurling and French are taking place this afternoon from 2:10 – 3:10 All buses will be operating as normal this afternoon (we cannot predict how they will be running in the morning, please contact your bus driver directly) Having looked at the weather report for Thursday evening and […]

Our First Open Evening!

Hi everyone, We are delighted to announce that we are hosting our first Open Evening in our new building on Thursday, December 2nd 2010 at 7pm. We are really looking forward to sharing the work that has been taking place in our school with family, friends and the surrounding community! It would be great to […]

Lost and Found!

Hi everyone, We have accumulated quite a lot of lost items in the school. We would love for these items to be reunited with their owners! For Thursday and Friday of this week and on every Friday thereafter, we will leave the lost and found box outside the Infants’ door after school. Please have a […]


Hi all, We have a new Brainteaser section on our website! We will be posting brainteasers on the site for you to solve!!!! If you would like to have one of your own posted here on our website please mail it to Keep thinking!!!! Eimear

Keep Going

I read this today and decided to share it! The more challenges that you face………. the more races that you run…… the more hills that you climb to the top and overcome…. the stronger grows your heart, the wiser becomes your soul Each time you travel down a bumpy or unknown…. the swifter become your […]