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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.

Orla Mc Carthy
Acting Principal

SCHOOL NEWS

RECENT NEWS

Spring Ceremony 2019

Photos and videos of our wonderful Spring Ceremony to follow soon. Thank you to all our parents who came to work in our classrooms this week to make this project happen. Wishing you all a peaceful break. We look forward to welcoming the children back for an action-packed summer term on Monday, 29th April.

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Write-A-Book Awards

The Write-A-Book Merit winners attended a prize giving ceremony last Monday the 1st of April in the Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel in Killiney. It was a fantastic event, where the winners had the opportunity to meet authors from other schools and to celebrate their great achievement. Well done to all the pupils in Ballinteer ETNS who ...

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Music Generation

Second and Third Class were visited by a string quartet in April. This is part of our involvement in the Music Generations Programme. The aim of Music Generations is to provide access to high-quality, subsidised and sustainable performance music education for children and young people in Ireland. Initiated by Music Network, Music Generation is co-funded ...

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Ceilí Mór

As part of our Coicís na Gaeilge, all the classes learned an Irish ceili dance and performed them for the whole school! Infants learned ‘Shoe the Donkey’ First and Second learned ‘Ballaí Luimní’, Third, Fourth and Fifth learned ‘Ionsaí na hInse’ As well as learning a dance, each class performed a poem (dán) or song ...

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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! ,

First Class Bakers

Last month, First Class were learning all about weight so what better way to test out our knowledge and skills than baking cupcakes?! In groups, we weighed out the butter and sugar, before mixing it together in the mixing bowl. Next we carefully cracked the eggs into the bowl, making sure no shell went in ...

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Helpful Otto

We had a very exciting day in Senior Infants today, we met Otto. Otto is a highly trained ‘task specific’ golden retriever dog. He is assigned to a wonderful child and he helps keep him safe and calm during stressful situations. He walks very well on a lead and helps him with day today tasks. ...

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Junior Infant library visit

We (Tamasine’s class) went to Dundrum Library last week. We were taught how to use the library by Yvonne the librarian. We even borrowed a book! It was so much fun!

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A Visit from the Korean Embassy

Third Class welcomed visitors from the Korean embassy this week. We learned all about South Korea. We explored the culture and were given the opportunity to try on traditional clothes. We also learned about Korean food. We explored the meaning of the Korean flag and also practised some phrases in the Korean language. We even ...

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