Archive | October


Hallowe’en Fun

Junior Infants and Sixth Class had an amazing Halloween party. They played all of the traditional Halloween games – bobbing for apples, apple on a string and flour and grape game. Great fun was had by all. Bhí spórt mór again!

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Lavanagh Fundraiser

Friday October 27th was a busy day in Scoil Barra Naofa. Every pupil made such an effort to dress up and assemble extremely creative costumes. The standard was exceptionally high and the Student Council found it very difficult to pick two winners. The two winners were Abby ONeill from 5th …

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Principal’s Awards

Well done to the recipients of the Principal’s Awards for October : Sophia Creighton (First Class) for working extremely hard especially during Gaeilge, Christopher Granby (First Class) for his enthusiasm and positive attitude towards everything, Rachel Gardiner (Second Class) for being polite, kind and working hard in class, Noah Frankel …

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First Communion

Well done to Second Class who enrolled for the sacraments of First Confession and First Holy Communion yesterday. Our thanks to Ms. Mulrooney and Fr. Seán for preparing them. We wish them well on their year of preparation.

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O’ Duffy Cup Visit

Scoil Barra Naofa was delighted to welcome Aoife Murray, aunt of Isabella Murray in Fourth Class, to the school today with the O’ Duffy cup. Aoife was a member of the victorious team who won the recent All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship. She was accompanied by coach, Paudie Murray. Our thanks …

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Healthy Eating Week

This week was Healthy Eating Week and we had a fantastic week of activity with a great food tasting morning on Thursday organised by our Parents’ Association who provided a feast of tasty treats for everyone. Our thanks to the sponsors who were so generous – Eurospar in Passage West, …

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Trick or Treat for Temple Street

Today was a very exciting day at school. Our judges from the Student Council Kara, Sophie and Niky had such a difficult job trying to pick the winners in our Most Original Halloween costume because everyone had done such an amazing job in putting their outfits together. It took a …

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Principal’s Awards

Well done to the winners of the Principals’ Awards for October : Faye Ryan (First Class) for her kindness to others and always trying her best in class, Jamie McGinty (First Class) for his enthusiasm in class and making huge efforts to improve his handwriting, Madison Spriggs (Second Class) for …

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Library Quiz

Well done to Aidan, Abby, Ronan and Cian who represented Scoil Barra Naofa so well at the local Passage West library quiz. They have advanced to the Cork County Libraries Quiz final in November where they will meet the winners of the other heats from around the county. Thank you …

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Anthony Foley R.I.P.

Munster Rugby flag flies at half mast in Scoil Barra Naofa, as 5th and 6th Class paused in prayer and remembrance for Anthony Foley. R.I.P.

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