Some pictures from our wonderful two weeks of July Education. The children had a great time playing together in our sensory rooms, school halls and with our imagination playground. They even learned to make pizza and chocolate rice krispie buns. A great time was had by all.
Congratulations to the National Council for Special Education (NCSE) who have posted fantastic new resources for children with additional needs. Please click 'Read More' to acccess: https://ncse.ie/online-resources:
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 [...]
Our Junior Spring Concert proved to be a most exciting and entertaining morning when our junior classes performed to a packed audience of parents and grandparents in our halla. All our pupils excelled in singing, dancing, acting and recitations. Our ‘Over the Rainbow’ Playschool performed Songs, Poems and Rhymes. Our Junior Infants dramatised ‘There's a [...]
Instead of 'Room To Improve', it was 'Classrooms to Improve' during our Summer Holidays. We had a 7 week window to complete 5 major new facilities by our back to school deadline of 28-08-2019. A huge workload within this short timeframe! Our projects consisted of: (1) state of the art Classroom for children with autism [...]
A big Welcome to all the pupils in our Blossom and Bloom room. We had a busy summer getting ready everything for the first day of school. We have a fantastic new room and we are looking forward to an exciting year ahead!
Board of Management and staff of Barefield N.S. are delighted to announce that children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can now look forward to receiving their primary education in Barefield N.S., where a specialised class for teaching children with autism has now been approved by the Department of Education and Skills. The ASD classroom will [...]