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Student Council: Friendship Week 2019

Friendship Week took place 28 January - 1 February 2019. This event was organised by the Student Council. All classes were involved in the creation of a beautiful display in the reception area of the school, entitled 'Hanging with my Friends'. The Student Council spoke to the school in assembly [...]

By |February 6th, 2019|

More News from our Playschool

Our Over the Rainbow Playschool  offers children a stimulating and enjoyable learning experience while also treating each child as an individual. Curriculum includes a variety of activities encouraging active learning, problem solving, effective communication, creativity and socialisation. These activities include: Imaginative Play, Arts & Craft, Musical Activities, Creative Play, Constructive and [...]

By |February 1st, 2019|

Active School Flag Raising Cermony

On January 29th 2019, Peter Duggan, Clare hurler, paid a visit to Barefield National School. He was invited to mark the occasion of our school achieving an Active School flag. Peter is a 25 year old hurler  and he plays his club hurling with Clooney Quin. His position on the [...]

By |January 30th, 2019|

School Open Day 2019

  It was a pleasure to open our school on Thursday 24th of January 2019 to all perspective parents.  It was lovely to meet such enthusiastic parents and a great opportunity for staff and pupils to meet families coming to our school in the near future.

By |January 28th, 2019|

Friendship Week…Ní Neart Go Cur Le Chéile

This week is 'Friendship Week' here in Barefield N.S. We aim to celebrate friendship in a special way. The pupils themselves will undertake many activities which focus on showing respect and kindness to each other both at home and in school.  We would encourage all parents to talk to the [...]

By |January 26th, 2019|

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06mar7:30 pmFirst Confession7:30 pm Barefield Church

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24mar11:00 amFestival of Light Ceremony (Rang VI)11:00 am Barefield Church

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(all dates inclusive)
  • SPD: Fri Sep 28th

  • Halloween: Mon Oct 29th – Fri Nov 2nd

  • Christmas: Fri Dec 24th – Fri Jan 4th

  • Mid-Term: Thu Feb 21st – Fri Feb 22nd

  • March Break: Mar 15th – Mar 18th

  • Easter: Mon Apr 15th – Fri Apr 26th

  • May Break: Mon May 6th

  • June Break: Fri May 31st – Tue Jun 4th

  • Summer: Fri Jun 28th

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