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Pancake Tuesday

Look at how great we all were at flipping pancakes on Pancake Tuesday to win points for our...

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Book Week 2020

As well as dressing up for World Book Day, we had a busy Book Week. We had a special visit from renowned children's author Dave Rudden. Dave held a super engaging workshop for 3rd to 6th class. Infants enjoyed their visit from the illustrator Olivia Golden. 5th and...

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World Book Dress Up Day 2020

We had an amazing World Book Dress Up Day this year. We had a number of characters from various books wondering around our school for the day. Everyone enjoyed the parade along the AstroTurf. Well done to all for making such a great effort to dress up!! [gallery...

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A Great Month at NJS!

What a month we had at Newtown Junior School. From sporting achievements, marvelous art, fantastic History projects and an impromptu concert, our school was ALIVE with excitement! Sporting Fun Sixth class travelled to Carrigphierish Sports Hall to compete...

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Internet Safety Rap

The pupils have been writing their own raps for Safer Internet Day. Here is a flavour of what's going on.

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Helping Hands Christmas Donation

Stephanie from Waterford Helping Hands with the 6th class pupils from Newtown Helping Hands charity group. This year thanks to your generosity we made a donation of hats, scarves, gloves and money towards the Waterford homeless charity. Thank you for your...

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Peace Proms 2020

Dear Parents, We are delighted to announce that 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th are participating in Peace Proms 2020 in theĀ W.IT. Arena on Saturday 7th March at 8pm . Below is a copy of the song lyrics and links to the choreography videos for students to practice. Tickets go...

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Time Tables Games

Click on the picture below to practice your tables over the 5 days of the week. Choose game 1 for Monday, Game 2 for Tuesday, Game 3 for Wednesday etc....

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5th & 6th Class Splash & Dash

5th & 6th class took part in a Splash & Dash today which was organised by Waterford Sports Partnership and Transition Year students from the senior school. The class took part in a Senses Walk, Football activities and the Splash and Dash where they swam 50 metres and...

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