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Great Excitement Preparing for our Senior Spring Concert, Tuesday 18-02-2020

At the moment, our school is full of buzz and excitement preparing for our Senior Spring Concert.  The busiest room in our school is our halla! Our pupils are really enjoying rehearsing for their performances. We are really looking forward to preforming for all our parents in Glór next Tuesday [...]

By |February 14th, 2020|

Junior Spring Concert 2020

Our Junior Spring Concert proved to be a most exciting and entertaining morning when our junior classes  performed to a packed audience of parents and grandparents in our halla. All our pupils excelled in singing, dancing, acting and recitations. Our ‘Over the Rainbow’ Playschool performed Songs, Poems and Rhymes. Our [...]

By |February 14th, 2020|

Fundraising for Temple Street

Congratulations to our past pupil Ciarán Burns along with Patrick McInerney, Frank Melody and Dean Ryan fundraised €27,199.91 for Temple Street Hospital. We were very proud to hold a raffle here in the school for a delicious hamper and a signed jersey from the Kilkenny hurling team. Many thanks to [...]

By |February 10th, 2020|

The Celts by Pupils of Ranganna III-IV

Principal John Burns had a most enjoyable class visit today to Ms. McMahon's  class, who informed him all about The Celts. Mr. Burns learned that The Celts  first arrived in Ireland about 500 BC. Men and women in Celtic times usually wore long tunics with different accessories, such as coats, [...]

By |February 5th, 2020|

Saint Brigid’s Crosses with Friends

Last week was Friendship Week and we were delighted when Ms. Baker and pupils from Fifth Class paid us a visit. The two classes learned all about Saint Brigid and Ms. Baker's class showed First Class pupils how to make Saint Brigid's Crosses with colourful pipe cleaners. Ms. Baker's pupils [...]

By |February 4th, 2020|

In Barefield N.S., We Strive To Make A Difference With All Our Pupils

"Every child deserves a champion, an adult who will never give up on them. Is this job tough? You betcha. But it is not impossible. We're educators. We're born to make a difference." Listen to  Rita Pierson's full TED Talk by clicking: here. It is inspirational.

By |February 3rd, 2020|

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