Welcome back to school

Welcome back everyone! We can’t wait to see everyone next Wednesday 31st August. As usual, all classes (except our new Junior Infants) will be collected by their new teacher at 8.45am on the basketball courts. Signs will be placed showing the children where to line up. Junior Infants 9.30am – is the start time for … Read moreWelcome back to school

Boys GAA win big at Parnell Park

Comhghairdeas le foireann buachaillí DPETNS i ndiaidh a mbua inné sa chluiche ceannais Cumann na mBunscoil. Ocáid an spéisialta agus bhí an lucht tacaíochta iontach!! Coimisinéirí chuig Scoil Bhríde freisin, is foireann cròga agus iontach thú!! There was a fantastic atmosphere in Parnell Park yesterday as our boys GAA team faced off against Scoil Bhríde in … Read moreBoys GAA win big at Parnell Park

Seachtain na Gaeilge

Last week was Seachtain na Gaeilge in DPETNS. We had lots of activities throughout the week to celebrate. Dé Deardaoin – Ábhair eile a mhúineadh trí Ghaeilge. On Thursday, we had different through Gaeilge, for example Art or PE.   Dé Aoine – Ceol On Friday, classes listened to some Irish music. Lots of classes began learning … Read moreSeachtain na Gaeilge

World Book Day

We had a great time celebrating World Book Day this week!                    There were lots of people dressed up as their favourite book character, including some staff. Do you recognise any of these characters?    Favourite books were brought to school to share with classmates and teachers. … Read moreWorld Book Day

Positive Mental Health Month 2022

Wellbeing and positive mental health are always a priority here in DPETNS and continuously promoted. The encouragement of growth (not fixed) mindsets are nurtured throughout the school.   This month in DPETNS we were celebrating Positive Mental Health Month. PMH Month is an annual wellbeing initiative that we engage with as a school community to further … Read morePositive Mental Health Month 2022

Happy Thanksgiving!

  We have been finding lots of reasons to be thankful here in DPETNS this week.    Many classes have explored the celebration of Thanksgiving in History and Learn Together through stories, discussions and lots of wonderful art. Wishing all of our families celebrating today a lovely Thanksgiving!     

Science Week

Last week, we celebrated Science Week all around the school. We worked as scientists to complete STEM challenges and make new discoveries! Check out what some of our classes have been up to.   Fifth Class attended a webinar entitled ‘May The Force Be With You’ presented by scientists from Kerry Science Festival and learnt … Read moreScience Week

Diwali Celebrations

This week lots of classes were learning all about Diwali. This five-day festival of light began on Thursday, November 4th and has been celebrated in many ways throughout the school. Happy Diwali to all the families in our school community who are celebrating the festival of Diwali. Rangoli Patterns Clay Diyas    Songs