Barefield N.S. has been choosen to exhibit work at the Green-Schools Expo at the RDS in February. Only twelve primary schools in the country will have this honour. Well done to everyone on the Green-Schools Committee!
The Intel Mini scientists competition took place at school today. Ms. O'Connor's fifth class pupils took part in the competition and have been working on their projects for the last few weeks. The judges came to the school at 1.30pm to speak to each team and to try out the [...]
Anne Glover, story teller from Canada, visited our school today. Anne's unique approach to story telling with string games did really captivate the audience, from playschool to VI class children! "With one simple prop – a loop of string – Anne holds her audience breathless as she deftly brings them [...]
By Denis Liddy|2015-11-24T12:47:13+00:00November 20th, 2015|
This week is anti-bullying week in our school. Bullying is intentional (not an accident): a bully hurts someone on purpose. Bullying is repetitive. This means that the bully hurts someone over and over again. It is not an incident that happens only once. In general, bullying is where one person does whatever they [...]
By John Burns|2015-11-18T13:44:18+00:00November 17th, 2015|
Barefield Parents Association delighted again this year with wonderful turn out for annual Halloween Coffee morning. Again we were inundated with fabulous treats and cakes for our cake sale. Over €1,000 was raised for the school.
A total of 19 athletes competed in the Clare Cross Country Final today in Lees Road. We had a very successful day. Our U10 boys team took home a team gold medal while our u10 girls team won a silver medal in the team event. We had many other brilliant [...]
We are all looking forward to having a great Science Week in Barefield N.S.! Each class grouping will create experiments based on the topics learnt this month (Forces, Magnetism, Properties and Characteristics of Materials, Electricity). The experiments will be then exhibited in the school hall for all the pupils in [...]
By Aisling Daly|2015-11-18T13:49:14+00:00November 6th, 2015|
A group of Swedish musicians came to give a lively performance in the school today. They came to Ireland to share their musical traditions with us and to enjoy the Ennis Trad Festival this week end. They sang and played Irish and Swedish traditional music. They enjoyed dancing with the children [...]
By Denis Liddy|2015-11-24T12:50:31+00:00November 6th, 2015|