A Community Development group has been established in Barefield Village to help distribute a short questionnaire in the community. Feedback and ideas from this questionnaire will form the basis for a Community Development Plan for Barefield, so please take the time to have your say! All residents, of all ages, are invited to submit a [...]
Barefield National School participated in the Concern Worldwide Debating competition last week. The pupils from Ms Clune's 5th class took on the pupils from Inch National School. The motion was “Primary School children should be banned from owning a mobile phone”. The pupils were proposing the motion and it was a very close affair. In [...]
Some budding engineers working very hard this week on their creations!
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!
Last Friday, our eyes were opened in awe at the wonderful array of sumptuous food that was presented by our Parents' Association at our annual Hallowe'en Coffee morning. From creepy coloured buns to cute looking cakes, the Halloween party food was a sight to behold! The treats did not last too long between parents and [...]
The musical band, The Busquitos, visited our school today and entertained our pupils with brilliantly played jazz music, creative rhythm and dance. Our pupils were singing, dancing and clapping to the beat. Many thanks to Mr. Liddy for organising this visit. A fun afternoon was had by all.
Barefield N.S. and Cratloe N.S. played a thrilling final in Cusack Park today with Barefield pupils eventually emerging victorious by 3 points in a hard fought contest, the final score being 0.07 to 0.04. The pupils from Cratloe N.S. are to be congratulated for their brilliant performance. This was an historic occasion with Barefield N.S. [...]
Our Parents' Association will be hosting our annual Hallowe'en Cake Sale and Coffee morning this Friday October 25th from 9.30am. They are inviting parents to attend if convenient, as it is a great opportunity to meet and to chat with other parents over a coffee, while also giving parents an opportunity to see their child(ren) [...]
Hallowe'en delights and fun are now beginning in our school. Interesting decorations are appearing in classrooms and corridors. Our Hallowe'en Assembly will be Thursday, October 24th. Pupils are invited to be in fancy dress on Friday, October 25th. Our Parents' Association will hold a sumptuous Coffee and Treats morning for parents, staff and pupils. All [...]
Pattern work was our focus this week for Maths week. We had a lot of fun!!