Barefield NS Sport’s Day

Hi all, I hope you and your families are safe and well. Usually at this time of year we are all waiting in anticipation for our School Sport's Day. This is a major highlight for all our pupils. This year unfortunately our School Sport's Day cannot take place in school, however we are asking you [...]

By |2020-05-29T22:21:48+01:00May 29th, 2020|News, PE|Comments Off on Barefield NS Sport’s Day

GAA Primary Challenges

The GAA are delighted to announce the publication of the GAA Primary Challenges in a new weekly format - a series of learning & physical activities for children in Primary School. During these particularly challenging times for families, the GAA Primary Challenges are designed to help parents with tips for some fresh air and physical [...]

By |2020-05-08T11:20:41+01:00May 8th, 2020|News, PE|Comments Off on GAA Primary Challenges

Active HOME Week

Please access these fantastic family resources for you and your family to enjoy as part of Active HOME Week. Click on the following link,, choose from one of the many wonderful resources and have fun. You could try a different activity each day as part of Active HOME Week. Stay safe, Stay active and [...]

By |2020-04-26T20:16:23+01:00April 26th, 2020|News, PE|Comments Off on Active HOME Week

Active Home Week

Active HOME Week (April 27th – May 3rd) National ‘Active SCHOOL Week’ takes place every April and is a really enjoyable part of the school year for many children. We usually run a number of fun filled activities each year and invite some local sport's people into our school to demonstrate their skills to our [...]

By |2020-04-25T18:07:51+01:00April 24th, 2020|News, PE|Comments Off on Active Home Week

Padlet Rang III

Dear Parent/Guardian, I have created a Padlet of resources for your child  over the last number of days. They include access to all the online educational companies sites and resources for each subject area. I have also put in additional worksheets for Irish, English and Mathematics in their relevant columns. You can access this Padlet through the [...]

Rang III – Home Activities

Dear Parents, I hope you are keeping well and staying safe during these times. Please ensure the skill of cursive writing is being kept up to highest standard during these two weeks. Please see the following hand hygiene videos to do with your children: Please be aware during this time educational websites with fantastic [...]

By |2020-03-16T11:44:15+00:00March 16th, 2020|3rd Mr. Burns 2019/20, Curriculum, Drama, English, Gaeilge, Geography, History, Mathematics, Music, News, PE, Religion, Science, SESE, SPHE, Visual Arts|Comments Off on Rang III – Home Activities

Arrival of Imagination Playground Equipment

There was a lot of fun in our school this morning. Co. Clare CYPSC and Healthy Ireland brought the wonderful Imagination Playground equipment to our school. The mission of Imagination Playground is to encourage child-directed, unstructured and creative "free play". This is the kind of play that experts say is critical to a young child's [...]

By |2020-02-26T18:44:19+00:00February 26th, 2020|Active School Flag, Aistear, ASD Class, Celebrations, Learning Support, News, PE, Special Need Education|Comments Off on Arrival of Imagination Playground Equipment

Senior Spring Concert 2020

Our 2020 Spring Concert in 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 Billy Goats Gruff' was performed by our Rang I pupils. It was their first time performing in Glór and they received a rapturous [...]

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 night, February 18th. We look [...]

By |2020-02-16T11:48:59+00:00February 14th, 2020|1st Mrs. Collins 2019/20, 1st Mrs. Kilcawley 2019/20, Celebrations, Drama, English, Gaeilge, Music, News, Parents' Association, PE, Special Need Education, Visual Arts|Comments Off on Great Excitement Preparing for our Senior Spring Concert, Tuesday 18-02-2020

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 Ciaran for coming in and [...]

By |2020-02-10T13:45:57+00:00February 10th, 2020|Active School Flag, Board of Management, Celebrations, News, PE|Comments Off on Fundraising for Temple Street