First Week in Second Class

We had a lovely start to the new school year in second class. We learned a poem called ‘Back to School’. We have been discussing ‘The Golden Rules’ for our class and have been learning about positive language in school. Here are some pictures of us making drawings about all about us. We are looking […]

Class Allocations 2018-19

Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s) We hope you are all enjoying the summer! We have had a very busy few weeks recruiting and we’d like to welcome Kim Moran, Rachael Corrigan and Thomas Bignold to the team at NETNS. As always, the class allocation process has taken a lot of deliberation and we appreciate your patience and understanding in this matter. […]

Goodbye from Marie’s Class

We’ve had the best adventure in NETNS and are sad to leave the school and each other. We want to thank everyone for everything they’ve done for us over the past eight years. We’ve had a ball! Here’s the last class photo taken of us in the Curragh on our last day. Goodbye from Marie’s […]

Great Sports day for Rang a Sé

The last sports day for sixth class is always a special occasion and this year did not disappoint. Maries’s Class also won the soccer match on penalties which was a great end to a great day. Thanks to all the helpers on the day for making it so special for us! We’ll be back next […]

A huge Thank You to our parent volunteers

Sports Day 2018 was a great success yesterday, mainly thanks to the fantastic parents we have here in NETNS. We would be truly lost without you and would not be able to run sports day without your co-operation. Thanks in particular to those of you who volunteer year after year, often having to take a […]

Gaeltacht 2018

Thanks to Clara for taking these fabulous photos of us during the trip to the  Gaeltacht. We hope you enjoy them. Marie and Sue’s class.  

Time travel in Rang a Sé

In third class Trish had the brilliant idea to make a time capsule! Thank you Trish! Back in June 2015 we placed items important to us at that time in a box and Trish sealed it up for us with an instruction “not to open until 8th June 2018”.  Finally the day came for us […]

Senior Boys are Cumann na mBunscol champions!!

The Senior Boys football team, which was the ‘nearly’ team for so long having had to endure two previous final defeats in as many years, finally got their just reward last Wednesday on beating St. Patrick’s of Newbridge in a real battle played at a sun drenched Moorefield GAA complex. The win was richly deserved […]

Senior Girls Footballers make history by getting to the league final!

The senior girls have had an amazing league this year and their hard work paid off as they qualified for the league final for the first time in NETNS history!! They had a very busy week as they had to play the semi-final and final one after another. They travelled to Robertstown GAA to play […]

Football final this Wednesday at 2pm

The senior boys football final will take place at 2pm in Moorefield, tomorrow Wednesday.   The opponents will be St. Patrick’s of Newbridge.   Hope to see you there to cheer the boys on.   Best of luck boys!!!

Vicky Barry Summer Camp

Please below details about upcoming Summer Camps in Kildare.

Write-a-Book Projects 2018 in Eimear’s 4th

The children in 4th class spent quite some time working extremely hard on their Write-a-Book competitions. They came up with ideas in a brainstorm, they drafted their first attempt, they re-drafted, they edited and finally they added illustrations to their final story. The children also illustrated a front cover and a wrote a blurb on […]

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 […]