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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

Assembly as Gaeilge

Last Friday, our school gathered in the Churchtown Hall and our principal Orla led us in an all Irish assembly. We learned some songs as Gaelige and we celebrated the last day of a very enjoyable Coicís na Gaeilge. We even began to learn our national anthem ‘Amhráin na bhFiann’! The winners of the write ...

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Anti-Bullying Talk

7th March 2019 Thank you to all our parents who joined us at the National Parents Council of Ireland Anti-Bullying Talk yesterday evening. It was a fantastic turn out and speaks to the commitment of our school community to ensure that our children are happy and safe in school. If you have any questions or ...

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All Ireland Finalists!

The Ballinteer Educate Together team have advanced to the All Ireland Final of the Credit Union Table Quiz! Our ‘Red Team’ of students from Fourth and Fifth Class came first in the Chapter Division Final on 3rd March to earn their place in the final. They will join teams from all around the country in ...

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March for Climate Change

A few weeks ago we received an email from 6th class at Donabate Portrane Educate Together inviting us to join them in a March for Climate Change. We began to look into the issue of climate change and discovered that Ireland ranked the worst in the EU for performance on climate change – we were ...

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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! ,

Spring is in the Air!

Senior Infants took a trip to Airfield Farm to look out for all the signs of spring. We looked at the daffodils and all the other flowers that are beginning to bloom. We learned all about chickens and watched the eggs being collected. We even got to see the cows being milked. We finished off ...

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First Class picked up the pieces and built a Lego house!

This week First Class were describing how houses and homes can be different, before drawing and labeling pictures of our own homes. In our table groups, we then had to work together to build houses out of Lego. We were given a brief of what our houses must include (a door, windows, 2 storeys and ...

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Exploring weight in Junior Infants

We have been learning about weight over the past two weeks. Today we got to use the balances ourselves in groups. We took two objects at a time. We then used our hands as balances to estimate which object was heavier. After that, we put the objects on to the balances to check our estimates. ...

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1st Class are busy measuring in Maths!

1st class have been very active in Maths class this week! We have been learning about length, width and height. We have been making predictions and then measuring various items around the classroom. We used non-standard units of measurement such as cubes, links, hand spans and strides. Today we tried measuring with a standard unit ...

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