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+01:00July 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!

Rang III Sea Safari to Quilty Beach

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 [...]

By |2019-06-10T19:59:18+01:00June 10th, 2019|3rd Mr. Burns 2018/19, English, Geography, Green School Flag, News, Science, SESE, SPHE, Visual Arts|Comments Off on Rang III Sea Safari to Quilty Beach

Circular Revolution | New Exhibition turning Marine Plastic into Art

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 [...]

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+01:00March 8th, 2019|Celebrations, Drama, English, News|Comments Off on Author Visit … Séamus Ó Connaill

Scholastic Book Fair

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 [...]

By |2019-03-01T18:02:30+01:00March 1st, 2019|Celebrations, English, News, Parents' Association|Comments Off on Scholastic Book Fair

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+01:00December 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+01:00December 18th, 2018|Celebrations, Drama, English, Gaeilge, Music, News, PE, Religion|Comments Off on Christmas Assembly

Hallowe’en Party 2018

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 |2018-10-30T13:25:03+01:00October 30th, 2018|Celebrations, Drama, English, Music, News, Parents' Association, SPHE, Visual Arts|Comments Off on Hallowe’en Party 2018

Christmas Newsletter 2017

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 [...]

By |2017-12-20T18:24:05+01:00December 20th, 2017|6th Ms. Quinn 2017/18, English, News|Comments Off on Christmas Newsletter 2017