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Green Flag in the BAG! (Re-usable bag ;)).

The Last 'Green' Hurdle!!!  On Tuesday January 21st we were delighted to welcome our Green School Inspector Ms Róisín Garvey to our school.  Róisín assessed our knowledge of the Global Citizenship: Marine Environment topic which we completed over a two year period, examined our work and shared her own insights into Marine conservation. Róisín informed [...]

By |2020-01-25T20:14:08+00:00January 25th, 2020|Board of Management, Celebrations, Curriculum, General, Green School Flag, Heritage in School, News, Parents' Association, SESE, SPHE, Student's Council, Visual Arts|Comments Off on Green Flag in the BAG! (Re-usable bag ;)).

A New Year a New Green Team!

Meet our new Green School Committee for the School Year 2019-2020.  We are working extremely hard behind the scenes planning our school year ahead.  The new Green Team presented a presentation at whole school Assembly, November 25th on the theme of the Marine Environment. The committee spoke about their hopes of obtaining their final Green [...]

By |2019-11-26T19:44:32+00:00November 26th, 2019|Artists in School, Celebrations, Curriculum, Geography, Green School Flag, Heritage in School, History, In the Classrooms 2019/2020, News, Science, SESE, SPHE, Visual Arts|Comments Off on A New Year a New Green Team!

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!

An Ideal World would be a World without Plastic!……………So plastic let’s bag it!………….. 

The staff and pupils participated in World Oceans Day 2019 which was celebrated in many schools throughout the world in early June. We marked the occasion on Wednesday, the 12th of June. The pupils and staff dressed in ‘BLUE’ to honour our Oceans. We were very pleased when Carmel Madigan (Explorers Education Marine Institute), Roisín Garvey [...]

By |2019-06-19T01:19:08+01:00June 19th, 2019|Celebrations, Curriculum, General, Green School Flag, Heritage in School, News, SESE, SPHE, Visual Arts|Comments Off on An Ideal World would be a World without Plastic!……………So plastic let’s bag it!………….. 

Heritage in School with Gordon D’Arcy

Gordon D’Arcy is a world renowned artist, author and environmentalist. Barefield students were privileged to have Gordon take them out on field trips to Raftery’s final resting place and the Turlough at Rahasane. Mr.Liddy’s class were lucky to meet up with a pair of otters there and the children made lots of field sketches. Mr. [...]

By |2015-11-12T21:08:51+00:00October 14th, 2014|Field Trips, Heritage in School, SESE, Visual Arts|0 Comments