Senior Boys Football Final

The boy’s senior football team have made it into this year’s Cumann na mBunscol final after a hard fought semi final battle against St. Patrick’s Celbridge. The date for the final is provisionally fixed for Wednesday, the 30th of May. Opponents are unknown at this point, but it is hoped that there will be a […]

3D Printing in Emma’s 3rd Class

We have had a very busy couple of weeks in 3rd Class! We have started to make projects on Poland and have been researching information from our books, atlases and fact sheets. We eventually had to throw our bread experiment out because it was so smelly! We tested a number of surfaces on slices of […]

Paired Reading and Watercolour in Rang a Sé

We thoroughly enjoyed all of the brilliant Book Week activities which we got to try this week! Tharren’s class joined us for paired reading and it was great to be able to share our love of books with the younger children. Some pictures below Our group projects on Titanic are almost complete and we look […]

Book Week in Rang a Sé

We’ve had a great week celebrating Book Week in Marie’s Class. Our favourite activities include making our own book covers, writing our own comic strips, paired reading with Elaine’s second class and getting to meet local author Hazel Gaynor who came to read to us and Eimear’s fourth class today. Hazel reminded us that she […]

Book Week in 3rd Class

We had so much fun this week during book week. We got some time to explore new worlds in exciting books! We were very grateful that Sophie’s mum Ashling came in to read to us. We were all very proud of our comic strips that we made and we even got a night off homework […]

Mindfulness in Rang a Sé

This week in Marie’s class we celebrated NETNS’s mindfulness week by taking a good look at what helps us feel good and reminding ourselves to take the time to look after ourselves. We had lots of discussions and activities to help us with this and are really grateful to Elliott who introduced us to the […]

Fiona’s 1st Class

As part of Wellness Week each child in our class picked a “secret friend” from a hat. Everyone then made a gift to surprise their secret friend with on Thursday! As the gifts were given we thanked them for being a good friend. The gifts that were made were SO thoughtful and all of time, […]

Annual Book Fair in NETNS from 18th-24th April

The Annual Celtic Travelling Book Fair will be at N.E.T.N.S. foyer from Wednesday 18th April- Tuesday 24th April (inclusive)    As always the Book Fair will have a fantastic selection of books for children of all ages and every book you buy helps us to get new books for the school. The children will get […]

SIGN UP! After School,Term 3

  Tuesday Hockey: Clara,4th – 6th , €18 http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e094bafae2da6fb6-hockey2 Yugioh Club: Tharren, 2nd and 3rd   €18 www.SignUpGenius.com/go/30E0544ADAF23A3FC1-tharrens1 Science Club: Elaine, €20, 1st and 2nd http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0844afad22a7fd0-science2 Circuits, Jim, €18, 1st – 6th http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e094bafae2da6fb6-circuits   Art, Mary and Sue, 1 – 4th class, €30 www.SignUpGenius.com/go/409044BA8AB2AA1FF2-arts2   Wednesday Irish Dancing for Beginners: Eimear,€18, 1st – 4th http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090a4faba928aaf85-anintroduction Fine […]

Watercolour in Emma’s 3rd

We are all SO proud of our watercolour abstract art! We could create our picture in whatever way we wanted or whatever way the paint brush took us! Some took up the whole page, some had lots of white on the page, some used big splodges, small speckles, dark colours, bright colours and some created […]

Pen Pals, World War Two and Digestion in Rang a Sé!

We have had a very busy couple of weeks in Rang a Sé! We were excited to take part in all of the fun activities which took place as part of Seachtain na Gaeilge last week. The Céilí was great fun agus bhaineamar sár-thaitneamh as an tseachtain.   It was also great to receive the first […]

Easter egg hunt!

We had great fun this morning looking for extra special treats in the wooded area! Fiona’s class were searching for chocolate eggs, while Sacra’s class searched for chocolate bunnies! We had lots of fun!!

Emma’s 3rd Class

Bhí am spraoi againn le haghaidh Coicís na Gaeilge! We had so much fun at the Céilí with the Gaelscoil and learning some new Irish songs for assembly. We had great fun with the Toraíocht Taisce and the Tráth na gCeisteanna digiteach! We’re practising our spoken Irish all the time and are getting confident with […]

Power Hour in Fiona’s 1st Class

Today was the last day of Power Hour in Fiona’s 1st Class. What a wonderful 6 weeks it has been! Each day for 1 hour Therese and Dan have been coming into our class to help us with our literacy. In groups, we work on our sounds through wordsearchs, games on the iPads and brainstorming […]

St. Conleth’s Area Community Games

Swimming Competition The St. Conleth’s Community Games Area Swimming Competition will take place on Friday 23rd March 2018 @ 5.30pm in Spin Activity Centre, (formerly Energie), Station Road, Newbridge. Further details are available from Peter O’Neill on 087 2422380