WELCOME

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

Marie Gordon
Principal

SCHOOL NEWS

RECENT NEWS

Ballinteer’s Book Fair is Back!

The Book Fair will open every day from Monday to Thursday this week at drop-off and collection times for parents. The last opening will be on Friday morning. Enter by the Finsbury Gate and follow the signs. Come, browse and buy! Every year the fair raises much needed funds for new books in our school. Please ...

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The new Student Council!

For the past few weeks, students from First to Fifth Class have been on the campaign trail! We held elections in each class to vote in two representatives from each class to join this years student council. All of the students who participated must be commended and the school walls were filled with campaign posters ...

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Niall De Burca

On the 27th of September, we were super lucky to have the story teller Niall De Burca come to visit. The children absolutely loved it and didn’t stop laughing from start to finish. Here are some photos of the Junior Infants and Senior Infants listening to Niall.          

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Physical Features of Ireland Projects

        5th Class are off to a great start this year. They have worked har d over the past number of weeks learning about the mountains, rivers and lakes of Ireland. They worked in pairs to create and present projects on a physical feature of Ireland, taking a trip to Dundrum Library ...

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CLASS BLOGS

School Year 2018/2019 Purple : 5th Class , Yellow : 4th Class, Orange : 3rd Class, Red: 2nd Class, Green: First Class Purple: Senior Infants, Yellow : Junior Infants.

Your child's class will have the same colour all of their years in school! ,

Amazing Mappers

You have heard of Google Maps but now get ready for First Class Maps! We became cartographers last week when we made maps of our classroom. We had to imagine we were spiders crawling along the ceiling and looking down at the desks. Standing on our chairs and looking directly down at our tables helped ...

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Maths in Tamasine’s Junior Infants

In Tamasine’s Junior Infants we have been very busy bees!  We have been sorting in Maths and have loved working with new friends at our tables.  Here are a few photos of us having fun with colour, size and shape.

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Shaping Up in Michelle’s Junior Infants!

We have been learning all about 2-D shapes in Junior Infants. We went on a shape hunt around our building and found lots of examples of squares! We also made paper collage robots using the 2-D shapes we now know – the square, the rectangle, the circle and the triangle.

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Birds of Prey talk for 1st Class

Last Tuesday, 1st class had a visit from Ian Patterson, who told us lots of interesting facts about birds of prey. He brought in two of his birds, Fluffy, the long eared owl and Bob the falcon. Although Fluffy had the most amazing big bright orange eyes, we learned that  owls cannot see very well ...

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