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Graduation Ceremony 2019

Our Graduation Ceremony was a most memorable and enjoyable evening for both parents and pupils. Our programme commenced with our choir entertaining the large number of parents in the halla. Mass was celebrated by Fr. Jerry Carey, following which Graduation Certificates were presented by John Casey, Chairperson, Board of Management. Rang VI class photographs were [...]

By |2019-06-28T21:05:44+01:00June 28th, 2019|Celebrations, News|Comments Off on Graduation Ceremony 2019

Frank Burns Memorial League 2019

At June Assembly, the Frank Burns Memorial trophy was presented to Seán Frawley, captain of the winning hurling team by school Principal John Burns. The Final was tightly contested between Seán Frawley's team and Conor Daly's team. During  the presentation, Principal John Burns presented the trophy and thanked both teams for a thrilling match. He [...]

By |2019-06-28T21:11:24+01:00June 28th, 2019|News, PE|Comments Off on Frank Burns Memorial League 2019

Visit of Garda Albert

What an exciting day it was for our Play school pupils when they received a surprise visit from our local friendly Garda Albert. He entertained our pupils and displayed to them his Garda equipment, the Garda van and the Garda bicycle. They even had a chance to try on the Garda hat. He demonstrated how [...]

By |2019-06-25T18:30:52+01:00June 25th, 2019|Celebrations, News|Comments Off on Visit of Garda Albert

Sports Day

Despite showery conditions, our sports day was most exciting between sunshine and showers. Sports Day commenced with our pre-school children running a race on our astro-turf. Pupils participated in sprints, long races, relays, sack races, three-legged races, obstacle courses, egg and spoon race, high jump and long jump entertaining the large number of parents in [...]

By |2019-06-19T21:37:10+01:00June 19th, 2019|Celebrations, News, PE|Comments Off on Sports Day

Information Morning for Parents of New Pupils

Today was a very busy morning in Barefield N.S. when we welcomed parents of new infants, new pupils enrolling in higher classes and pupils enrolling in our ASD class. School Principal John Burns outlined school routines, practices and policies. They were entertained by our current Junior infants singing a song, schoolchoir and céilí band. Rang [...]

By |2019-06-18T18:51:06+01:00June 18th, 2019|Celebrations, News, Parents' Association|Comments Off on Information Morning for Parents of New Pupils

Searching for Harry!

Our Playschool children had a very exciting morning when their pet Harry went missing. They searched the whole school, the computer room, the Library, our Secretary's Office, classrooms, and eventually they  found him chatting with Mr.Burns. They were so delighted. Mr. Burns gave them a little treat for all their hard work.

By |2019-06-18T18:33:24+01:00June 18th, 2019|Celebrations, News|Comments Off on Searching for Harry!
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