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Climate & Nature Summit

This week, to link in with the COP26 Conference in Glasgow 5th & 6th class have taken part in a series of workshops and activities focusing on climate change and sustainability. We have taken part in a climate change quiz, designed a sustainable island and conducted...

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Christmas Cards and the NJS 2022 Calendar

The Parents Association are delighted again to offer the sale of your child’s unique Christmas cards as well as the school calendar for 2022 with pictures of all the children. Christmas Cards: You will receive the sample of your child’s Christmas card soon and any...

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Space Week in First and Second Class

We have had a busy Space Week in First and Second class. We learned about the first moon landing and built our own Lunar Modules We learned all about the Planets and drew the Solar System using chalk in the...

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Busy Week for 5th & 6th

5th and 6th class had a busy week this week. As part of Bike Week 2021 we spent a day at the RSC cycling around obstacle courses, cycling games, learning about cycle safety and also taking part in other activities. During Science, we investigated blubber and...

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Skins in the Bin

Congratulations to the Chopping Bags group from 5th class who won the Best Innovative Idea in the recent Local Enterprise Achievement Programme (LEAP) with their Skins in the Bin idea. The group came up with the environmentally friendly idea of a biodegradable bag...

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Dunmore East Adventure Centre

6th class enjoyed a great day at Dunmore East Adventure Centre yesterday. They spent the day rock climbing, at archery, kayaking and on the water on the Wibit. 6th class day out at Dunmore East Adventure...

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Wall Mural

A big thanks to Lisa Murphy who helped 5th & 6th class to create a beautiful mural on a wall in our garden. It really brightens up the play...

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Pinhole Cameras

Following our work on the human eye, 5th and 6th class made some Camera Obscuras (Pinhole cameras) today. It turned our world upside...

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In the news

5th & 6th class made the news today! RTE News2Day have been discussing whether the Olympics should go ahead this year and 5th & 6th class sent in their opinion which was aired on today's internet...

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Christmas cards and 2022 School Calendars for Sale

The Parents Association are delighted again to offer the sale of your child’s unique Christmas cards as well as the school calendar for 2022 with pictures of all the children.

Christmas Cards: You will receive the sample of your child’s Christmas card soon and any orders placed will be available 2-3 weeks after orders are closed. The cost is €10 per pack of 10 cards.

Calendars ordered will be distributed in December. The cost is €10 each or 3 calendars for €25.

As with last year, payments will be to the Parent’s Association bank account only with orders being placed via e-mail to the Parent’s Association directly.

The deadline for orders is strictly the 5th of November 2021. No orders for either calendars or Christmas cards can be processed after this date.

Please follow these steps

1) Send payment to PA account (details below) including your child’s full name in the reference field. 2) Send your order details to newtownjuniorschoolpa@gmail.com

3) In your order e-mail, please clearly state your order; for example;

· 3 packets of Christmas cards for CHILD’S NAME in 1st class and/or

· 2 calendars for CHILD’s NAME in 4th class

· Cash amount sent

Without this information, we will not be able to process your order correctly.

4) Any questions, please contact a member of the PA via the class whatsapp groups or via e-mail.

Bank: Permanent TSB

IBAN: IE45 IPBS 990 632 270 623 58

A/C Name: Newtown Junior School PA