WELCOME

Welcome to Ballinteer Educate Together National School. Ballinteer Educate Together National School is an Educate Together National School located in Dundrum, Dublin 14 . Our school is co-educational, democratically run, child-centred and equality based.

Marie Gordon
Principal

SCHOOL NEWS

RECENT NEWS

School Tour

Last week, First and Second class went on an action packed trip to UCD Sports Centre. The trip was full of fun and excitement from start to finish. Upon arrival at the sports centre, the children were divided into four groups and introduced to the instructors for the different activities that had been planned. The ...

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A Meeting with Catherine Martin, TD

On Friday May 13th, Marie, along with three dedicated members of our PTA went to the Dáil in order to meet our local TD, Catherine Martin. Catherine is very much on board and supportive of our school.  They had a positive and constructive discussion with her regarding our school and she is eager to do ...

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Infants on tour!

Junior Infants and Senior Infants went on their school tour on Tuesday to UCD Sports Camp. The excitement started when the children saw the two giant coaches – one was even a double decker! When we got to UCD, they had a fantastic time doing various activities including; soccer, trampolining, dodgeball, archery, climbing, unihoc, ultimate frisbee ...

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Playworks in the Playground

We have implemented the Playworks’ Program in our yard this term. Playworks provides structure to the playground and yard time. Children from the older classes act as ‘coaches’ in a wide variety of games. This encourages inclusion, participation, social interaction and also allows the children an opportunity to develop their independent problem solving skills. The ...

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CLASS BLOGS

Purple : 2nd Class , Yellow : 1st Class, Orange : Senior Infants, Red: Junior Infants

School Tour Video!

Listen to some of the boys and girls from Aisling’s class as they tell you about their favourite activities on the school tour.  

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Ipads in the Classroom

Senior Infants are using ipads to help us with our literacy! We love playing the phonics games, learning new sounds, writing letters and collecting monsters along the way! It is great fun!

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Earth Day

Second Class went out into the wooded area today to collect natural colours to create an Earth Day collage. We reminded ourselves to reduce, reuse and recycle! Then we celebrated Earth Day by listening to relaxing music and doing some mindfulness colouring.

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Extreme Earth in 2nd Class

  Second Class have been really busy this month learning all about Extreme Weather and Extreme Earth! We have learned lots of interesting facts about tornadoes, volcanoes and earthquakes so far. We made a tornado machine in Science that showed us the shape of the tornado.    We wrote lots of facts about tornadoes and ...

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