Pyjama Day- Friday 18th May!

Following the great success of last year’s Pyjama Day, we, the Student Council have decided to hold another one on Friday, 18th May, as a fundraiser for our school. We are encouraging all students to wear their pyjamas and bring in a donation of €2 to school on this day. We are hoping to donate […]

4Kids2Live charity visit the Student Council

A huge thank you to Georgia and Conor from the Kids2live charity who paid a visit to our school today to chat with the Student Council. They told us all about the charity which they and others have set up in Kenya to help orphans. 4 Kids 2 Live is a not for profit charity […]

Student Council Trip to Portlaoise Educate Together N.S.

Last October the Student Council from Portlaoise Educate Together came to visit our school to learn about the roles and responsibilities of a Student Council.  On Monday 27th we paid a return visit to Portlaoise where we were greeted by some members of the Student Council and their teacher Darach when we stepped off the […]

Copper Tuesday

Copper Tuesday The Student Council would like to tell you about a new initiative called Copper Tuesday, which is supported by the SC, PA, BoM and staff of NETNS. 1. Every Tuesday you are asked to bring your copper coins to class and fill up the tub. 2. At the end of the year, each […]

Board Games Day-Friday10th February

Did you know…..Board games are one of the most common and popular games in almost every culture in the world. We, The Student Council decided at our last meeting to have a Board Games Day in our school this Friday ,10th February. We are encouraging everybody to bring in board games such as snakes and […]

Phøṉεṡ-4-ƒυṉ ☺☻- Jack and Jill Foundation

Hi Guys, Last year, we collected lots of mobile phones for the Jack & Jill foundation. This year we would love to get the process up and running again. Jack & Jill not only give interactive whiteboards to schools, they also give computer software and toys ! First class don’t have an interactive whiteboard yet ,and with only 27 mobile phones […]

We will miss you Gerry

What is good news for the new Portlaoise Educate Together National School is bad news for our school.   Gerry our senior infants teacher will be leaving our school to take up the post of Principal in Portlaoise. He will be missed a lot. He is a great teacher who loves the Irish language and […]