Fun at Hallowe’en 2019

Our Hallwe'en Party truly lived up to all expectations this year. We had fairies, princes and pupils dressed in the most creative and fun costumes  roaming our classrooms and corridors. Bhain gach duine sár taitneamh as an lá. A huge 'bualadh bos' to all who made such a spooktacular effort!

By |2019-10-26T21:40:29+00:00October 26th, 2019|Celebrations, Drama, English, News, Visual Arts|Comments Off on Fun at Hallowe’en 2019

Time to Say Goodbye! The Last ‘GREEN’ Supper!

This has been a very successful year for Barefield National School and our Marine Environment Initiatives. All the students and staff have put in lots of effort and we are all now much more aware of the Marine Environment and the damage that is being caused. Summer Holidays and the good weather are here so [...]

By |2019-07-01T17:18:09+00:00July 1st, 2019|Artists in School, Celebrations, Choir, Curriculum, Drama, English, General, Green School Flag, Heritage in School, News, Parents' Association, SESE, SPHE, Visual Arts, x- In the Classrooms 2018/2019|Comments Off on Time to Say Goodbye! The Last ‘GREEN’ Supper!

The Hobbit

Our pupils happily watched M&M Productions perform 'The Hobbit'. The story was about an old wizard who was looking for a hobbit to go on a dangerous adventure to find golden, sparkling treasure. He found the perfect hobbit to go on this magical adventure: Bilbo Baggins. They set off the next bright sunny morning. We [...]

By |2019-03-27T18:50:43+00:00March 27th, 2019|Drama, News, Visual Arts|Comments Off on The Hobbit

Author Visit … Séamus Ó Connaill

We were delighted to welcome children's writer and author, Séamus Ó Connaill, to our school. During his visit, he read from his latest publications, 'Spuds and the Spider' and 'Spuds and the Crock of Gold'. Our pupils really enjoyed these stories.  Many thanks to Feargal Ó Dúlaing and Mr. Frawley for organising this visit. The [...]

By |2019-03-08T14:03:17+00:00March 8th, 2019|Celebrations, Drama, English, News|Comments Off on Author Visit … Séamus Ó Connaill

Senior Spring Concert 2019

Our 2019 Spring Concert in An Glór Theatre was a superb success. A sell out Concert, the audience were entertained by our award winning Choir, Céilí Band and Marching Band. The Show ‘The Musicians of Barefield’ was performed by our Rang I pupils. It was their first time performing in An Glór and they received [...]

By |2019-02-25T18:14:39+00:00February 24th, 2019|Curriculum, Drama, News, Spring Concert|Comments Off on Senior Spring Concert 2019

Our First Nativity by Senior Infants & Christmas Mass

Today we had  our end of term Christmas Mass. Our Senior Infants performed The Nativity Play under the excellent direction of Ms. Daly, Ms. Power and Ms. Quinn. Well done to Ms. Moore for co-ordinating the occasion, to Ms. Corrigan for the superb Christmas performance by  our choir, to Fr. Jerry for a most meaningful [...]

By |2018-12-21T16:06:00+00:00December 21st, 2018|Celebrations, Drama, English, Music, News, Religion, SI Mrs. Power 2018/19, SI Ms. Daly 2018/19, Visual Arts|Comments Off on Our First Nativity by Senior Infants & Christmas Mass

Christmas Assembly

What a wonderful and colourful Christmas Assembly morning we had in school today. Our pupils were dressed in green, red, white and blue as they learned about the Christmas Story. Afterwards, we were treated to a Christmas Concert of  festive carols and songs. Every class performed from Junior Infants to Rang VI. It was very entertaining [...]

By |2018-12-18T22:33:37+00:00December 18th, 2018|Celebrations, Drama, English, Gaeilge, Music, News, PE, Religion|Comments Off on Christmas Assembly

Dancing with Angela

In recent weeks Angela Didek, from Dance it Out  Ireland, visited our school and taught our pupils movement through fun and energetic dance routines. Music was brilliant.  She taught all class levels. Our pupils enjoyed her lessons and  teachers were even seen participating! It has been a great number of weeks of fun, movement and [...]

By |2018-12-15T10:04:47+00:00December 15th, 2018|Drama, News, PE|Comments Off on Dancing with Angela