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

The Sam Maguire came to visit

On Monday 18th December, we were delighted to welcome Donal, our esteemed GAA coach from the Dublin team, to our school for our assembly. They brought with them the Sam Maguire cup, which Dublin won in the All Ireland Final in September. We all dressed in blue and made headbands and flags for their arrival. ...

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Book Character Dress Up day!

To celebrate the end of our book fair, and our mid term break, the children are invited to dress up and come into school as any character from any book. We had some excellent costumes this year! We had a Mr. Twit, with all the food stuck in his beard, we had Dr.Jekyll and Mr. ...

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Assembly

On Friday. October 27th, our school gathered together in the hall for our very first assembly. Junior Infants sang us a song they have been learning called ‘Five Little Pumpkins’ and First Class sang ‘Winnie the Witch’. It was great to gather together and to see our whole school in the one place. The children ...

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Student Council

On Thursday, October 10th, our very first elected student council met. We would like to offer our huge congratulations to the two children, one boy and one girl, from each class who were elected by their peers to represent them. Student council elections took place in all classes from first to fourth throughout the week. ...

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CLASS BLOGS

Purple : 4th Class , Yellow : 3rd Class, Orange : 2nd Class, Red: 1st Class, Green: Senior Infants Purple: Junior Infants.

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

Taking measuring into our own hands

                                                                     Our busy fingers have been tracking our steps this week in first class. The cold weather didn’t stop us putting our coats, ...

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Dashing into December

December has been a very productive month in First Class. Animals adapting We learned that Winter is a very special time for all animals and birds, unlike humans animals cannot layer up to protect themselves from the cold. We studied Reindeer, Robins and Penguins and looked at how they adapted to suit their climates. We ...

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Crafty Work

Junior Infants have been busy this festive season making and creating! We made festive greeting cards, salt dough decorations, orange pomanders and rice krispie buns. We used our scientific knowledge to predict what would happen to the chocolate when we placed it in the microwave…and it surely melted! We measured and mixed the ingredients for ...

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Learning is Fun!

In Junior Infants we have been playing games to improve our numeracy and literacy skills. We really enjoy these activities as it’s fun to learn while playing together with our friends. Our numeracy games help us with our counting, understanding of number and the concept of more/less. At our literacy stations we have been improving ...

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