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Our school is a place where children are encouraged to grow and to develop in a supportive, positive and enjoyable atmosphere.

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By |October 6th, 2015|

Election of Parent Nominees to new Board of Management

Election is forthcoming. Correspondence will be issued shortly.

By |October 6th, 2015|

Past Pupil Presents National Flag at Barefield National School

Captain Paul Morrisey, a past pupil of Barefield National School and an officer in the Defence Forces, presented the National Flag and the 1916 proclamation to Principal, John Burns and the Students’ Council at a special ceremony attended by the staff and pupils on Monday morning last. Paul received a […]

By |September 29th, 2015|

School Cross Country

The trials for the School Cross Country competition took place last Wednesday and the first 6 children in each age group went to represent the school in Lees Road, the day after. All the school from East Clare were there with their young athletes. Barefield NS won the overall big […]

By |September 17th, 2015|

Upcoming Events


14octAll DayPhotos for School Calendar(All Day: wednesday) Barefield National School
14oct8:00 pmFirst Holy Communion - Meeting for Parents8:00 pm Barefield National School
21oct8:00 pmConfirmation - Meeting for Parents8:00 pm Barefield National School
26oct - 30All DayHalloween Holidays(All Day)


11nov7:30 pmAnnual Choir Table Quiz7:30 pm Barefield National School
15nov11:00 am- 12:00 pmFirst Communion Enrolment Ceremony11:00 am - 12:00 pm Barefield Church
22nov11:00 amConfirmation Enrolment Ceremony11:00 am Barefield Church
29nov11:00 am“Do This in Memory” Mass11:00 am

School Holidays 2015/2016

  • Halloween : Mon Oct 26th – Fri Oct 30th (incl)
  • Christmas: Wed Dec 23rd – Tue Jan 5th (incl)
  • Feb Mid-Term: Thu Feb 18th – Fri Feb 19th (incl)
  • Easter: Thu Mar 17th – Fri Apr 1st (incl)
  • May Mid-Term: Mon May 2nd – Fri May 6th (incl)
  • Summer: Thu Jun 30th

Green School Committee

Green School Students Committee

Focus on:

Social and Language development through Play for Junior and Senior Infants.
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Literacy Lift Off is an early intervention programme for supporting literacy.
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“Race” with maths problems against other students around the world in real-time.
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Our three year self-evaluation programme has now concluded in Literacy and Numeracy.
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