Green Schools Committee 2019

Members of the Green Schools Committee met this week to start planning our work for the coming year. This year we will be applying for our eighth Green Flag- Global Citizenship: Marine Environment. The Committee will be speaking at the November Assembly and we are also organising a talk for [...]

November 14th, 2019|Categories: Geography, Green School Flag, News, Science, SESE|

Concern Worldwide Debate

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 [...]

November 14th, 2019|Categories: 5th Mrs. Clune 2019/20, Celebrations, English, News|

National Science Week November 10th -17th

Currently, our pupils are mini-scientists. Einstein would be very proud of us! Experiments are underway in classrooms involving: Forces, Magnetism, Properties of Materials, Characteristics of Materials, and Electricity. Teachers are amazed with the ingenuity and initiatives shown by their pupils. A major Science Exhibition Day is planned in our Halla [...]

November 11th, 2019|Categories: News, Science|

Fun at Hallowe’en 2019

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!

October 26th, 2019|Categories: Celebrations, Drama, English, News, Visual Arts|

Hallowe’en Coffee Morning…Parents’ Association

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 [...]

October 26th, 2019|Categories: Celebrations, News, Parents' Association|

Hallowe’en Fun with The Busquitos

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.  

October 23rd, 2019|Categories: Celebrations, Music, News, Visual Arts|

Historic Achievements for Barefield N.S. Footballers

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 [...]

October 23rd, 2019|Categories: Celebrations, News, PE|

Hallowe’en Cake Sale…..Parents’ Association

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 [...]

October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Celebrations, English, Music, News, Parents' Association, SPHE, Visual Arts|