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 [...]
Rang III pupils had a great day on Sea Safari during their visit to Quilty Beach on June 7th. Carmel Madigan started the day speaking to the pupils about the weather, tide conditions, wave action, shore composition and the wide variety of marine plants and creatures living on the shore. Thanks to Carmel, the pupils [...]
Circular Revolution | New Exhibition turning Marine Plastic into Art Gallery3rd Mr. Burns 2018/19, 3rd Mrs. McMahon 2018/19, 4th Mr. Frawley 2018/19, 4th Mrs. Raftery 2018/19, 5th Mr. Murray 2018/19, 5th Mrs. Quinn 2018/19, 6th Mrs. Corrigan 2018/19, 6th Mrs. O'Connor 2018/19, English, News, Science, Visual Arts
A new art exhibition: ‘The Circular Revolution – Towards Zero’, involving Barefield N.S. and 11 other primary schools across Clare has been designed and curated by Carmel Madigan, a professional artist and founder of the Loop Head Summer Hedge School. As part of this Explorers Education Programme in Clare, our pupils created unique artworks from marine [...]
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 [...]
Our Scholastic Book fair is currently on-going in our school. Our Book Fair is a celebration of reading that puts the very best books directly into our pupils’ hands. Over 200 of the newest and best books from over sixty publishers are available to our pupils to help them develop a life-long love of reading. Our Book [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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!
There was an array of cakes and buns in school today. Pupils in sixth class did a baking project and look at the fantastic results. Well done to all!!
Bhúr gcéad fáilte go dtí ár Nuachlitir na Nollag. Mar a fheicfidh sibh sna leathanaigh seo a leanas, is áit an-ghnóthach í Scoil Náisiúnta Ghort Lomáin. Ach cé go bhfuil ár scoil gnóthach, tá súil againn gur áit áthasach, spórtúil, staidéarach agus shláintiúil í chomh maith. Our pupils have been extremely busy, not only academically [...]