Secured our Second Active Flag!

Secured our Second Active Flag!

We were so pleased here in NJS to receive our second active flag last term. We are all systems go for another busy sporting year. This term classes from Junior Infants to second have started tennis with Coach Emma on our astro turf.  1st– 4th are busy making a splash...
Gardening Time!

Gardening Time!

Over the past few months, the PA Garden Committee has been very busy in the garden.  The committee has planted, weeded and looked after our raised beds, tidied our fruit cage, erected a new bug hotel and has hosted regular  workshops with all the classes. ...
The annual Easter Fun Day is back!

The annual Easter Fun Day is back!

We are happy to invite everyone to Easter Fun Day on the 23rd of March 2018 at 10:30am at Newtown Junior School with lots of games, Easter Egg hunt, bake sale of homemade cakes and a visit from the Easter Bunny himself who has promised an Easter egg for every boy and...
NJS Photo Competition Winners

NJS Photo Competition Winners

As part of our Green Flag programme we ran a photo competition. All pupils and staff were invited to submit a picture which featured some aspect of biodiversity in Ireland. We had loads of entries and invited local photographer, Garrett Fitzgerald (Katie’s Uncle) to...