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COW Day has arrived!

Later today will be taking part in the Green Schools' National COW day (Cycle on Wednesday) as part of National Bike Week 2018. Over 120 children from 4th, 5th and 6th classes will be taking part. We will be cycling from Barefield to Ennis. In Ennis we will meet children from other schools and take [...]

By |2018-06-14T09:32:10+01:00June 13th, 2018|Active School Flag, Green School Flag, News, PE, x In the Classrooms 2017/2018|Comments Off on COW Day has arrived!

Lus Gréine

Léamar scéal faoi lus gréine sa leabhar Gaeilge ar an Luan. Mar sin, shocraigh orainn síolta lus gréine a fhás sa ghairdín na scoile. Cheannaigh an múinteoir mála síolta agus chuireamar síolta lus gréine sa talamh inniu. Tá comórtas ar siúl sa rang anois - Cé leis an lus gréine is airde? Beimid ag féachaint [...]

By |2018-06-01T11:26:26+01:00May 24th, 2018|5th Ms. O’Connor 2017/18, Gaeilge, Geography, Science, SESE|Comments Off on Lus Gréine


Children from 5th class took part in Bizworld on Thursday and Friday. This is a programme aimed at promoting entrepreneurship skills in children. Aoife McDonagh from Bank of Ireland facilitated the workshops. The children came up with many creative business ideas. They discussed their ideas, applied for positions in their companies and marketed their businesses. [...]

By |2018-04-26T23:06:44+01:00April 22nd, 2018|5th Mr. Murray 2017/18, 5th Ms. O’Connor 2017/18, General, Mathematics, News, SPHE|Comments Off on Bizworld

Green Fingers in Fifth Class

Fifth Class pupils had a wonderful afternoon recently in our school garden! Mr. Murray bought mint, rosemary, rhubarb, lettuce, broccoli, cauliflower, and bedding plants for the pupils to plant. Our fantastic student teachers, Maria and Cian, gave great advice, guidance and support to the pupils and ensured that it was an informative and fun experience.

By |2018-04-22T10:07:54+01:00April 22nd, 2018|5th Mr. Murray 2017/18, 5th Ms. O’Connor 2017/18, Geography, Green School Flag, News, Science, SESE|Comments Off on Green Fingers in Fifth Class

Feet First Friday

On Friday 23rd March, the pupils of Barefield National School will have their first Feet First Friday!  Parents are asked to park in Hassett's car park and pupils are to walk to school using the footpath.  Pupils  must be accompanied by a parent.  Looking forwards to seeing loads of active youngsters on their way to [...]

By |2018-03-25T12:15:46+01:00March 22nd, 2018|Active School Flag, Board of Management, Curriculum, General, News, PE, Programmes, x In the Classrooms 2017/2018|Comments Off on Feet First Friday

Easter Hunt

A very enjoyable Easter Hunt, organised by the Active School's Committee, was held at school on Wednesday. Team members had to work together to locate points on a map, run to each location and solve questions. All team members were very active during the event as all members had to return to the Base station [...]

Seachtain na Gaeilge & Lá Glas

Bhi am iontach againn i mbliana i gcóir Seachtain na Gaeilge. Rinneamar ár ndicheall Gaeilge a labhairt i rith an lae agus timpeall na scoile. Chualamar na páistí ag caint Gaeilge sa chlós, ar na staighrí, sa leabharlann agus sna seomraí ranga.  Comhghairdeas le gach duine as an iarracht den scoth a rinneadh chun  Gaeilge a [...]