Winter Fete 2023

Winter Fete is back at DPETNS! On Sunday 26.11.2023, we will open our doors between 12 and 4pm to welcome you to our annual Winter Fete.  This event is a great day out for the entire family. 2€ entrance per adult. Kids and senior citizens go free.  Enjoy a great atmosphere, some lovely food, local crafts, games, … Read more

Calendar for 2023/24 is here

With back to school approaching fast. Here’s a link to the 2023/2024 calendar to allow families to plan holidays.

Winter Performances this Friday 16th December

As you’re probably already aware we have Winter Performances from Senior Infants, 2nd and 4th Classes this Friday 16th December.

The times of each will be….

9.30 – Senior Infants

10.30 – 2nd Class

11.30 – 4th Class


Huge thanks to Kieran for the stage and sound, Class teachers and SNAs who’ve put in an amazing effort to make sure the kids shine on the day.

Parents/Guardians are welcome to join us for these performances for the first time in three years

Stage with red curtains illustration

so please enjoy the Live Shows!


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 more

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 more

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 more

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 more

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 more