23 Apr · Ellen Cummins · No Comments

Game Changers

At the begining of January the children in sixth class had a visit from Niall Quillinan from Trócaire. Niall is an eduaction officer with Trócaire and he visits schools to discuss how children can get involved with the game changers programme. This programme encourages children to design their own board game based on gobal issues. …

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23 Apr · Ellen Cummins · No Comments

Football with Shay Rawat

After our final assembly in NETNS, the 6th class were delighted that Síne’s brother, Shay, who plays for Boreham Wood U19’s team near London, took the time to play soccer with the class. A big thank you to Shay for giving us his time, especially as it was not preplanned. He spoke with the children …

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15 Apr · Ellen Cummins · No Comments

Baking with our buddies

Sixth class loved baking with their buddies before Spring break. They love spending time with the infants and the sixth class get as much out of the sessions as the smaller children! Thank you to the infant teachers, Catherine and Eimear for letting us join in the fun!

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13 Mar · Ellen Cummins · No Comments

Junior Entrepreneur Programme

Sixth class have been busy working on their Junior Entrepreneur Programme. The class have engaged with online zoom meetings with different business owners to gain valuable infomation about setting up a business. They also took part in a ‘dragons den’ where the children presented their business ideas and we all voted for the one we …

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