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

Playworks

Each term we change the Playworks games on the yard. This month we have Duck, Duck, Goose, Basketball, Cookie Monster, Chalk and Crazy Races. The children are really enjoying these games and the older children are working so hard as coaches.

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Paired Reading for World Book Day

On Thursday March 2nd, we celebrated World Book Day! We paired up the classes and our older students travelled through the school to the younger classes. They brought exciting books along with them, nestled in beside their new partners, and the two school mates read to each other. Everybody seemed to really enjoy the experience ...

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Social Responsibility Challenge

This month, as part of our Ethical Education, the children are working really hard to be more aware of their personal environment and how they can help out at home. Our mantra for this month is “Can I help you?”. The children are completing their own social responsibility challenge at home by trying to go above ...

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Visit from Dogs Trust

This month, we were very lucky to have a visit from Fiona and Ollie from Dogs Trust. Fiona helped us to think about all the things that dogs need to be happy and we talked about how looking after dogs can be hard work. Fiona explained to us that we must always ask a dog’s ...

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CLASS BLOGS

Purple : 3rd Class , Yellow : 2nd Class, Orange : 1st Class, Red: Senior Infants, Green: Junior Infants

Learning about Passover

This week, Ciara’s Junior Infants had a special visit from Maya’s dad, Colin. Colin came in to talk about the Jewish festival of Passover. He told us the story of Passover and explained how it is celebrated. He showed us a story book about Passover and a Seder plate. We even got to taste the ...

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Junior Infant Artists

Junior Infants really enjoy making art. Have a look at some of their beautiful creations .

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To Infinity and Beyond

We explored space in Aistear for the month of March. We learned all about the solar system, planets, space stations, NASA, galaxies, gravity and air resistance. Eliza’s dad came in to do a rocket experiment with us and we carried out an air resistance experiment on the yard . 

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The Flower Shop

Ciara’s Junior Infants have just started a new 3 week block of Aistear and our new theme is ‘Plants’. We have a ‘Flower Shop’ role play area, a creative station, a sensory gardening station, a construction station, a writing station and a playdough station. The children are loving this theme so far and are really using ...

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