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Notification regarding the Board of Management’s annual review of the anti-bullying policy

Notification regarding the Board of Management’s annual review of the anti-bullying policy To: All members of the NKETNS school community The Board of Management of NKETNS wishes to inform you that the Board of Management’s annual review of the school’s anti-bullying policy and its implementation was completed at the Board meeting of 23rd October 2019. This review was conducted in accordance with the checklist
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SRG Elections 2019-2020

The elections for the next round of the Students’ Representative Group (SRG) will take place during the month of October. Classes from 3rd to 6th will each elect one boy and one girl to serve on the SRG for the first half of the year. Pupils running for election make a poster for display in the classroom and also make a speech to their
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Board of Management Annual Report 2018-2019

Board of Management Annual Report 2018/19 The Board of Management is the school committee charged with the day-to-day management of the school. Under the Education Act of 1998 all schools must have a Board of Management and the functions and responsibilities of the Board are laid out in documents published by the Department of Education and Science. The Board of Management has eight members.
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Full day for Junior Infants from Monday 16th September

Our two new Junior Infant classes will begin their full days at NKETNS on Monday 16th September. They will come in with the rest of the children in the school at 8.35am and go home at 1.20pm.  They can be collected in the Junior Yard in the same way and in the same place as they have been since the beginning of the year.


School Closures 2019-2020

Dear Parents and Guardians,   The school closures for the school year 2019-2020 can be found by clicking on the link below. Pat Sch Closures 1920


Grandparents’ Day 2019

Grandparents’ Day took place in NKETNS on 10th May. This is an annual event which has been held for the past few years. We invite grandparents of the children in the school to visit their grandchild’s class and talk to the children about their experiences going to school in their youth. After that, we serve tea and coffee in the school hall and all
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School reopening 7th January

A burst water main has left much of Celbridge without water for a large part of today (Sunday 6th January). The school has also been affected but has a partial water supply which is sufficient to meet our needs. Consequently the school will open tomorrow as normal.


Annual Review of Child Safeguarding Procedures

In accordance with section 8.13 of the Child Protection Procedures for Primary and Post-Primary Schools 2017, the Board of Management is currently reviewing the operation of child safeguarding procedures within NKETNS. As part of this review parents are invited to submit any observations they may have regarding the operation of the procedures in the school. You can view our Child Safeguarding Statement and Child Safeguarding
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Review of the school’s Anti-Bullying Policy

In accordance with section 7.2 of the Anti-Bullying Procedures for Primary and Post-Primary Schools, the Board of Management has carried out its annual review of the school’s policy.  


Board of Management Annual Report 2017/18

Board of Management Annual Report 2017/18 The Board of Management is the school committee charged with the day-to-day management of the school. Under the Education Act of 1998 all schools must have a Board of Management and the functions and responsibilities of the Board are laid out in documents published by the Department of Education and Science. The Board of Management has eight members.
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