Barefield School participates in a wide range of games. Each child is encouraged to participate and enjoy a healthy and active time during their primary years. The school has been successful in many competitions over the years winning County titles in football, hurling and basketball in recent years. We have close links with our local club St. Joseph’s Doora-Barefield. Many of our past pupils have gone on to represent the “Parish” with great distinction. Our school year ends with our Annual Sports Day which is enjoyed by pupils and parents alike.
We currently have a club coach, Liam Clancy, who coaches hurling and football to all classes, on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, during the school time. After School Coaching is also provided by the teachers on a voluntary basis throughout the year for Boys & Girls Football, Boys & Girls Basketball, Hurling, Camogie (Indoor & Outdoor), Handball, Tag Rugby, Soccer & Athletics.
Congratulations to our Rang VI girls who showed unbelievable determination and skill during a hard fought battle against our neighbours, Knockanean NS, in the Division 1 Clare Ladies Football Final. The match took place in [...]
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Last week we celebrated Active School week. A huge range of activities were organised for the children. The aim behind holding Active School Week is to promote and encourage children to become more active. We [...]
The sixth class girls were crowned champions of Clare in the FAI 5 a side schools soccer competition and will now go on to represent the school in the Munster finals in Limerick next Wednesday, [...]
Best of luck to our Sixth Class girls team tomorrow as they will be taking part in the final stage of the Marion Keane Basketball Tournament. The competition will take place in Ennistymon at 11am.
The classes have really enjoyed the rugby coaching by Ben from Munster Rugby.
Well done to the senior girls football team for an outstanding performance in Cusack Park on Wednesday. The girls played against a strong Bansha-Clohanes team in a nail-biting game. They showed sheer determination and skill [...]