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What does my child’s STEN score mean?

Yesterday, we sent out report cards to all parents. Children from First Class up completed standardised tests in Maths and English. These are given a STEN score which is explained further here: STEN explained This info can also be accessed in various languages through the next link. Scroll down to […]

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Ashbourne ETNS @ Easons Spelling Bee

On Monday the 23rd of April, three children attended the Eason’s Spelling Bee in St. Paul’s National school.  There were thirty-three children from fifth and sixth classes all over Meath taking part. Ileri, Beatrice and Max attended the Spelling Bee after coming first, second and third in the school Spelling Bee. Ileri […]

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For History this month, 5th class have been learning all about feasts and festivals that are celebrated around the world. We have been learning about ones that took place long ago as well as current celebrations. The class were then split into groups of two and each group was given […]

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Friendship in 5th class

We have just finished having ‘Friendship week’ in 5th class. Firstly, the class discussed the importance of being kind to others and we came up with lots of great ideas about how we can show our kindness to one another and be good friends to our classmates. Each child was […]

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Experiments in 5th class

This month we have been learning all about the amazing human body and we completed two experiments based on our learning. The first was to compare our heart rates when we were at rest and after exercise. We found that our heart rates were much higher after we exercised because […]

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First Student Council Meeting

Today was a historic day at Ashbourne ETNS, we held our very first student council meeting. Róisín sat in our first meeting to hear all our great ideas for what we would like to do over the next few months. All of the children had collected ideas from their class […]

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Making Snowmen in 5th class

In December the class were working really hard, rehearsing for their Winter Assembly. It all paid off on the day and we hope that everyone who was able to make it enjoyed our show. The winter song we performed was “Frosty the Snowman”. This inspired us to create our very […]

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Student Council Elections

We have been very busy over the past few weeks learning about elections, hustlings and how to give a good speech. We watched some videos of children in America giving speeches to join the student councils in their schools and some encouraging words from Kid President. We all got very […]

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Principal Barbara Nugent

Ashbourne Educate Together N.S.


Ashbourne, Co. Meath

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