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 […]

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 […]