Car Keys Found

A set of car keys were found in the school carpark this morning (Weds) at drop off time. They are in reception for collection.

Baking bread in Fiona’s 1st Class

This week we learned about where flour comes from. We sang about planting and cutting wheat. We investigated foods which are made from flour and foods that are not. Then we baked bread! It was baked in the oven that evening and brought in the next day for us to taste! It was delicious, we […]

World War 2 art in rang a Sé

This week we began our module on World War 2 looking at the aircraft involved and the art that represented the battles that they took part in at that time. We used prints from famous aircraft paintings to create extension art, where we had to look closely at the colours and brush strokes used and […]

Gratitude December in Ruth’s 5th Class

This December we introduced a section to our morning routine called Gratitude December. We listened to meditations specifically made for children from the Headspace app. We explored themes such as kindness, generosity, calm and focus. After our morning meditation we wrote down 3 things that we were grateful for on that particular day. We found […]

Debating Team 2017

Our amazing debating team of Dianaimh, Erin, Daniel, Tom, Ciara, Michael, Max and Cody worked extremely hard, every day since the beginning of the year on the motions we were asked to tackle by Kildare Education Centre, in the primary schools inter county debating competition. Every member of the team should be very proud of […]

Tag Rugby Blitz 15/12/’17

On Friday, the 15th of December, 12 children from the school attended a tag rugby blitz in Cill Dara RFC in a tournament organised by Leinster Rugby representatives. Thankfully the day was dry enough for the tournament to go ahead, and what rugby was witnessed on the day was a joy to behold. The teamwork […]

Moorefield – Leinster Senior Champions visit

Huge excitement greeted the victorious Moorefield team on Tuesday last, as they not only brought the league trophy they had won this year, they also brought the Kildare Senior Championship trophy they had won in the summer. But it didn’t stop there. In what was a fantastic advertisement for never giving up, they also brought […]

Futsal 3rd/4th

On Friday, the 1st of Decmeber, over 20 children from NETNS attended a Futsal blitz in The Mill Gym, Celbridge for local schools. To say the day was a success would be a huge understatement. The children had a great time in a fantastically run tournament. The competition was split into a boys and a […]

Hockey and Chains in Rang a Sé

This is week in Rang a Sé, we practised our hockey skills and had a great time in the Halla perfecting our ball control. We also worked together as a whole class team to build the longest paper chain we could. It was amazing how quickly we were able to work together and we did […]

Making a switch in Rang a Sé

This week we learned all about electricity circuits, how to draw them, recognise the correct symbols and how to make them. Marie gave us a selection of crocodile clips, battery holders, batteries, bulbs and holders, wires and paper clips and we had to figure out how to make our bulb light up by creating our […]

Item of Jewellery found

An adult’s pretty silver pendant was found yesterday afternoon in the school grounds. The owner can contact the office to reclaim it. Thank you.

Fiona’s 1st Class

We had a very exciting surprise visit from Santa Class this week! The whole school were called out to the yard to welcome him. He arrived on his sleigh with a Garda escort. Later we got our photograph taken with him. He gave us a chocolatey treat AND no homework!!

Rang a Sé getting ready for the Winter Fair

Very busy week in Rang a Sé with preparations well under way for the Winter Fair. Woven wool baubles were a bit tricky but look great hanging on our window and thanks to Shayne we learned a lot about geometry and the art of paper folding. Shayne taught us all how to make a very […]

Fiona’s 1st Class

We finally filled our class jar with beads! A bead can be added to the jar when someone shows kindness, is helpful, is doing great listening or working hard to name but a few. The treat was a popcorn and cinema party on Thursday afternoon! We are looking forward to seeing what the surprise is […]

Busy week in Rang a Sé

This week we hosted the first round of our debating contest against Ballyshannon NS and are pleased to say that we won!! It was a very close contest as Ballyshannon were excellent and were very tough opponents. We wish them all the best in the shield. Well done to the members of the debating team […]