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Summer holidays Yippee!

Have a wonderful summer and enjoy the holidays. See you all on Thursday, September 1st

By | July 14th, 2016|

Board of Management Report 2015 -2016

Board of Management Report for 2015-2016 is now available for your perusal.

By | July 14th, 2016|

Summer Newsletter 2016

Please read and enjoy.

By | July 14th, 2016|

Graduation Night 2016

Principal John Burns extended a warm welcome to Rang V1 pupils and their parents. The night commenced with Mass, celebrated by Fr. Jerry Carey. The pupils were presented with their graduation certificates by John Casey, Chairperson Board of Management and with their graduation photographs by Judy Boyle, Chairperson of Parents’ [...]

By | July 9th, 2016|

School Sports 2016

Our School Sports Day was a very enjoyable day. Over 400 pupils from Playschool to Rang VI inclusive participated. Events ranged from novelty events to track and field. The highlight of the athletics was the keenly contested relay races.  The Rang VI tug of war the most thrilling event of [...]

By | July 9th, 2016|

Green Flag Raising Ceremony

Despite the wet weather, artist Carmel Madigan raised Barefield National School's Green Flag for Global Citizenship: Litter & Waste last Thursday morning. We were delighted to invite Carmel back for the ceremony because Carmel designed and created the school’s beautiful Garden of Global Friendship with all of the pupils. It was a very [...]

By | July 7th, 2016|

Trad Music to celebrate World Music Day

Our traditional musicians will perform a concert in the school on  Tuesday, 21st of June, to celebrate World Music Day. All welcome at 2:15pm in the Sports Hall. They are all practicing very hard for the Fleadh Cheoil an Chlair 2016, in Kilrush Co Clare that will take place in June [...]

By | June 14th, 2016|

Clare Community Games Athletics finals

Congratulations to all our students who took part in the Clare Community Games Athletics event in Lees Road last Sunday. It was a fantastic day and well done to all the parents in our school who volunteered in helping! See report on the Doora Barefield Community Games website.

By | June 14th, 2016|

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