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Junior Spring Concert 17-02-2017

On Friday February 17th Barefield N.S. held their annual Junior Spring Concert in the halla. Children from Junior and Senior Infants as well as children from the ‘Over the Rainbow’ Playschool provided a fantastic morning’s entertainment, to delighted parents, grandparents and friends. The show featured acts such as ‘Goldilocks and [...]

By | February 17th, 2017|

Doora Barefield Community Games

Barefield NS is delighted to support Doora Barefield Community Games by letting its facilities available for coaching or competition, allowing many children from the parish to take part in sportive and cultural activities. Coaching for Mini Rugby and Rounders has been taking place every week-end in February and the area Talent [...]

By | February 17th, 2017|

Beat the Bugs…Headlice, a lousy problem!

On Monday February 6th an Information Evening was held in the school for parents on eradicating headlice. Two public Health Nurse, namely Geraldine McHugh and Marion Sheedy addressed the meeting. It was most informative. Parents were delighted to receive up-to-date information on controlling and eliminating the problem of headlice.  The [...]

By | February 14th, 2017|

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8mar7:30 pmFirst Confession7:30 pm Barefield Church
12mar11:00 amFestival of Light Ceremony (Rang VI)11:00 am Barefield Church
16mar9:30 amGrandparents Mass9:30 am Barefield National School
17mar - 20All DayMarch Closure – St. Patrick’s Day(All Day)
25mar11:00 amConfirmation Ceremony11:00 am Barefield Church

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  • Halloween: Mon Oct 31st – Fri Nov 4th
  • Christmas: Fri Dec 23rd – Fri Jan 6th
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  • May Break: Mon May 1st
  • June Break: Fri Jun 2nd – Mon Jun 5th
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