CARTWHEELS Gymnastics Club – New term

An exciting new gymnastics club has come to Newbridge! Karen Mullen who has done Gymnastics with the children at NETNS has started up a club which has been running on Saturday mornings in the Halla Glas.  The second term of classes will commence on April 21st. Venue: Newbridge Educate Together National School Ages:    Junior […]

Group Seminars on Managing Challenging Behaviour

Please find enclosed information regarding the upcoming Special Needs Assistants Group Seminars on Managing Challenging Behaviour. As well as Special Needs Assistants,  these training days would be of benefit to teachers and parents. There will be four speakers on the day, covering practical topics like social stories as well as help with personal issues like […]

Orthoscopics talk

Free Talk on ORTHOSCOPICS In Newbridge Library Tuesday 7th February 2012 If your child is under achieving it may be due to perceptual problems which are caused by malfunctions in the eye/brain communication chain. Orthoscopics is an optical system that eliminates distortion and spherical aberration.  It is estimated that 10% of all children/adults may suffer […]

Junior Infants 2012

Parents and Guardians of all children who are currently on the pre-enrolment list for Junior Infants 2012 should by now have received communication in respect of places this year. It is essential that you reply before 1st February to this letter if you wish your child to be considered for a place. If you have […]

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 […]

Educate Together Second-Level National Forum

Educate Together’s Second-level National Forum will take place on Saturday 28 January 2012 at the Kilmainham Hilton Hotel, Dublin from 10 am (Registration) until 3pm. Lunch & networking from 2pm onwards. A detailed agenda will be available from Educate Together in the next few days. To book your place at the Second-level National Forum, please […]

Riverbank Arts Centre – Mid Term Madness

This mid term, the Riverbank Arts Centre is inviting children to get involved with the madness there. Explore the art of animation with Artzone’s three day workshop. Monday 13th – Wednesday 15th February Time: 10am – 2pm Cost: €50 Further information about this event and other happenings at the Riverbank can be obtained from their […]

Raffle Winners

Many thanks to the families and friends of NETNS who supported the Winter Raffle which was held before the holidays. Huge thanks also to the parents who organised the raffle and the generous sponsors who donated the fantastic prizes. Below is a list of the lucky prize winners… Leinster v Montpelier tickets + Four Seasons […]

Wishing you all Happy Holidays!

Can you believe it…..it’s the 22nd of December already!? What an amazing first term we’ve had. We welcomed over 60 new children, 5 new staff members and nearly a hundred new parents to our school. We said goodbye to a terrific BoM and hello to an optimistic new BoM. The PA and Fundraising Committee have […]

NETNS Raffle on Thursday 22nd December

The NETNS Raffle will take place in the school foyer at 10.20am on Thursday 22nd December. All are welcome to come and enjoy the raffle and some festive refreshments. The NETNS Craft Fair will take place before the raffle; parents, guardians and friends of NETNS are welcome to come and visit.  Included below is the […]

NETNS Calendars… last few left!!

There are still some NETNS Calendars available to purchase; it is not too late if you wish to purchase one. Calendars cost €10 for one, €18 for two or three calendars for €25. Please send in exact amount in a sealed envelope with your name and child’s class included to order one before the holidays!

NETNS Craft Fair

Dear Parents/Guardians, We are delighted to inform you that on the 22nd December the N.E.T.N.S Craft Fair will take place in the Foyer. The children have been working extremely hard to make crafts for the fair. The children have made keyrings, mobile phone charms, cards, gift wrap, lanterns, stars, decorative bags and much more. There […]

Arrival and Dismissal Policy

We are writing to you with regard to our Arrivals and Dismissals Committee. The new committee members are; • Alan Murphy (Parent) • Eibhlin Newell (Staff) • Mary McLaughlin(Parent) • Siobhán Leonard (parent) • Bobby O Connor (Staff) This committee has been set up to create an ‘Arrival and Dismissal Policy’ for NETNS. This policy […]

Kilcullen Community Playgroup Children’s Disco

Kilcullen Community Playgroup are holding a fundraising Christmas Disco to raise funds for their new Community Childcare and Family Centre. When: Friday 16th December Where: Kilcullen Community Centre Time (session 1) : 4 – 5.15pm Children aged 3 – 6 years (pre school to 1st class) Time (session 2) : 6 – 7.30pm Children aged 7 – […]

NETNS Raffle – Ticket details…

Tickets on sale for the NETNS Raffle NOW! If you would like to buy tickets please send the exact amount of money for the number of tickets you wish to purchase in a SEALED ENVELOPE with YOUR NAME, CONTACT TELEPHONE NUMBER, CHILD’S NAME and CLASS and return it to the school as soon as possible. €2 for […]