What talent there is in Senior Infants!

This week in Senior Infants we talked about all the different talents we have. We even had a mini-talent show for our class. We found that all the boys and girls had different talents including singing, dancing, comedy, gymnastics and exercises. We look forward to sharing and developing all of  our talents more over the […]

Sponsorship Cards for Lions Charity Walk

Sponsorship cards are now available from the school. If you would like one, please contact Karina 045 445710 or email admin@netns.ie. We are all looking forward to a fun day and hoping to see lots of friends and families of NETNS taking part!!

Exciting Times for 3rd Class

Wow, oh wow, we have heard some amazing stories about what we have all been doing for the summer. It sounds like people visited exciting places and met up with people they hadn’t seen in ages. It is hard to believe that we are into our third week of school already. We are really looking […]

Lions Club Annual Charity Fun Walk

  Last year the pupils, families and friends of NETNS made a huge contribution to the Lions Club Annual Charity Fun Walk and from this our school also benefited to the amount over €600. This year’s Charity Fun Walk will take place on Sunday October 3rd. The route will be the same as last year […]

Must be the music (4th Class)

Fourth Class have eagerly started music lessons based on learning about the different musical terms. Last week we introduced tempo; this is the speed of music, it can be slower than a grandfather clock or faster than a crazy woodpecker! We used percussion instruments such as tambourines, maracas, bells and castanets to practice the different […]

Kiwi Allergy

  Dear Parents / Guardians, The BOM would like to bring to your attention the fact that a child in our school has a severe allergy to Kiwi fruit. As you may be aware, this condition can have very serious consequences if this child comes into contact with the fruit or another child who has […]

Curriculum meetings

  We will be holding Curriculum Meetings for your child’s class in the coming weeks. These are meetings that will inform you about your child’s curriculum and the day to day running of your child’s class. These meetings are organised to promote and nourish a positive partnership between you, your child and his/her teacher. Please […]

Labels and Names Tags…

Can we please ask all parents and guardians to ensure that all your children’s belongings (including fleeces, cardigans, jumpers etc that may be taken off in the yard) are labelled with his or her name. It would also be helpful if you speak to your children about being responsible for their own belongings and to […]

Provision of After School Care for Infants

There will be no after school provision for senior infants between 1.10 and 2.10pm until the middle of next week – Date to be confirmed. If your child gets the bus, it would be advisable to make alternative arrangements as the Board of Management / staff will not be responsible for senior infant children after […]

School bus

We are currently awaiting confirmation from Bus Éireann in relation to routes, times etc for school buses – as soon as we have the information the details will be sent to all parents/guardians.

11.30 Finish on Wednesday

School will close at 11.30am on Wednesday 30th June for all children. School will re-open for senior infants to 6th class on Tuesday 31st August and for junior infants on Wednesday 1st September at 8.30. Happy Holidays!!!

Booklists and Holiday lists

The booklists and holiday list for the coming year are now available to download in the school information section of the website.

Infant Walk postponed

The Junior and Senior Infants walk to the Curragh (including Teddy Bears’ Picnic) has been postponed until Wednesday.

Lullymore Picnic Sunday 27th June

Families from NETNS are planning a trip to Lullymore Heritage Park in Rathangan on Sunday 27th June to celebrate the end of the school year. All are welcome to join in. Arrive any time from 11am and meet at the picnic area for a group picnic at 2pm. For directions visit www.lullymoreheritagepark.com. All welcome – […]

1st Class Scientists!!

1st Class had a busy afternoon on Thursday working as scientists. We conducted a number of experiments based on “mixing” different materials together. First, we mixed different coloured paint together to make new colours. We learned that by mixing primary colours together, you can make secondary colours. Here are some of our findings: red + […]