Admissions to Cross and Passion College

The Principal from Cross and Passion College will be coming to talk to the children in 6th class next Monday and will be also be giving out forms for applications. If your child requires a form and he or she will not be present on Monday or if your child does not bring home a […]

Admissions to Holy Family Secondary School 2012

The Holy Family Secondary School have been in contact with us regarding enrolment for 1st years for 2012. Letters have been sent home with all 6th class girls regarding same. Application forms for admission to 1st year 2012-13 are available from Thursday October 13th @ 9am and must be collected at Holy Family Secondary School.


It has come to our attention that some parents/guardians are parking on the footpaths at collection time. We have recently sent home a letter and map to all parents/guardians outlining the Car Park Guidelines and ask that they are adhered to at all times. This is in the best interest of all car park users, […]

Is féidir liom – A course in Irish for Parents, Guardians and Grandparents

Parents, Guardians and Grandparents are invited to attend a four week foundation course in Irish for adults in Kildare Education Centre. This course will commence on Monday 21st November, it will run for four weeks on Monday and Wednesday nights, from 7.30 – 9.30pm. There is a €10 fee for the course – book and […]


Last week the PA played host to the Bully4U workshop at the school. Jim and Jenny presented a great and informative workshop. Then following on from this, last Friday Jim and Kevin returned to the school to workshops for our children in classes 1st – 6th. The feedback from the staff and children was incredible […]

Fundraising Committee – Calling All Parents/Guardians

The Fundraising Committee is meeting on Thursday evening 6th October at 7.30pm in the parents room at school. The purpose of the meeting is to look at what we can do to raise funds for what our school needs to ensure we don’t fall short of ensuring our children have every opportunity for their education. […]

Kildare Environmental Photography Competition 2011

Picture of a camera

Kildare County Council have announced the 2011 Environmental Photography competition. This year the  theme of the competition is: “Kildare’s environment- good and bad” All you have to do is take two photographs in Kildare from now until the end of October. One must show Kildare at it’s best and the other at it’s worst. The judges will […]

NETNS PA Fundraising Meeting

The Parents Association would like to invite you to come along to a meeting in our school on Tuesday 13th September @ 7.30pm to discuss Fundraising and Gardening ideas. A new committee will be formed for each and plans put in place. Please come along and join us! Kind regards, NETNS Parents Association.

Coffee Morning for Grandparents

Did you know that there is a day especially dedicated to celebrating Grandparents? Well it takes place this month and to help celebrate the day, and our Grandparents, NETNS in association with our Parents Association are hosting a coffee morning.  It will take place next Monday and we would like to invite all our Grandparents […]

Tips for Parents 01/09/11

Launch of Your Child in the Primary School – Tips for Parents Tips for Parents Thursday, 1 September 2011   Statement by Noreen Flynn, President, Irish National Teachers’ Organisation on Funding for Education speaking at the launch of Your Child in the Primary School School – Tips for Parents Children starting school today will feel the […]

Table Quiz

Another date for your diaries…. NETNS PA are organising a table quiz and invite parents/guardians and friends to come along. The quiz will be held on Friday 23rd September in Lumville house and is due to commence at 7.30pm. This will be the first fundraiser of the year but more importantly a fun social event […]

Mykidstime Kildare – New local website

A parent at NETNS is involved in this new local website for parents/guardians and sent us on the follwing information to share with the rest of the school community… Looking to find new activities for your kids? Do you know what’s being offered in Kildare? Now you can find it at Kildare webpage has […]

LOST PROPERTY – Last Chance!!

This is the final opportunity to come and claim any lost property… The PA will be opening up the Halla Glas on Thursday (30th June) morning for Parents/Guardians to come and claim any belongings which may have been “mislaid” during the year. There is a very large number of items which have not been claimed […]

PA Newsletter

Keep your eye out for PA Newsletter which should be winging its way to every family via the school bags next Monday – if you do not receive one, email to ensure a copy is sent home to you!

Sarsfields Summer Family Fun and Sports Day

Sarsfields GAA Club contacted us to let us know about their upcoming Summer Family Fun and Sports Day.  They have given us the following information about it and there will be flyers on the information desk in reception later in the week. Date: Saturday 25th June 2pm to 6pm. (Free entrance – and all welcome) […]