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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!

Information Morning for Parents of New Pupils

Today was a very busy morning in Barefield N.S. when we welcomed parents of new infants, new pupils enrolling in higher classes and pupils enrolling in our ASD class. School Principal John Burns outlined school routines, practices and policies. They were entertained by our current Junior infants singing a song, schoolchoir and céilí band. Rang [...]

By |2019-06-18T18:51:06+01:00June 18th, 2019|Celebrations, News, Parents' Association|Comments Off on Information Morning for Parents of New Pupils

Board of Management Annual Review of Anti-Bullying Policy

The Board of Management of Barefield N.S. wishes to inform parents that the annual review of the school's Anti-Bullying Policy and its implementation was completed at the Board meeting, dated 21-05-2019. This review was conduct in accordance with the checklist set out in Appendix 4 of the Department's Anti-Bullying Procedures for Primary and Post-Primary Schools.

By |2019-05-24T10:51:03+01:00May 24th, 2019|Board of Management, News, Parents' Association|Comments Off on Board of Management Annual Review of Anti-Bullying Policy

Lá na Seantuismitheoirí

Bhí maidin iontach i Scoil Náisiúnta Gort Lomain ar an 14ú Márta nuair a tháinig seantuismitheoirí na bpáistí ar cuairt go dtí'n scoil. Thug said cuairt ar na seomraí ranga, bhuail said leis na múinteoirí agus na daltaí.  Bhí cupán tae agus café acu buíochas leis ár cumann Tuismitheoirí.  Ansin bhí Aifreann againn leis an [...]

By |2019-03-14T14:00:49+01:00March 14th, 2019|Celebrations, Gaeilge, Music, News, Parents' Association|Comments Off on Lá na Seantuismitheoirí

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

School Open Day 2019

  It was a pleasure to open our school on Thursday 24th of January 2019 to all perspective parents.  It was lovely to meet such enthusiastic parents and a great opportunity for staff and pupils to meet families coming to our school in the near future.

By |2019-01-28T11:51:16+01:00January 28th, 2019|Board of Management, Celebrations, Curriculum, General, Learning Support, News, Parents' Association, Special Need Education, Student's Council|Comments Off on School Open Day 2019

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

Graduation Ceremony 2018

Our Graduation Ceremony was a most memorable and enjoyable evening for both parents and pupils. Our programme commenced with our choir entertaining the large number of parents in the halla. Mass was celebrated by Fr. Jerry Carey, following which Graduation Certificates were presented by John Casey, Chairperson, Board of Management. Rang VI class photographs were [...]

By |2018-06-30T13:38:52+01:00June 30th, 2018|Board of Management, Celebrations, Debating, News, Parents' Association|Comments Off on Graduation Ceremony 2018

Visit of Ice Cream Van

In glorious sunshine our pupils got a great surprise today when the ice cream van came to visit us. Each pupil got a huge 99. Some  staff members were even seen enjoying the occasion. Many thanks to our hard working Parents' Association for organising this wonderful treat.

By |2018-06-26T18:02:02+01:00June 26th, 2018|Celebrations, News, Parents' Association|Comments Off on Visit of Ice Cream Van

Child Safeguarding Statement

In accordance with the Child Protection Procedures for Primary and Post Primary Schools 2017, the Board wishes to inform that the schools Safeguarding Statement has been reviewed and approved by the Board of Management. Please see here-under.  Copy available on request  

By |2019-02-23T23:25:23+01:00June 6th, 2018|Board of Management, News, Parents' Association|Comments Off on Child Safeguarding Statement