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Junior Entrepreneur

Well done to Lena Garcia whose idea ‘Cards for All’ was chosen today for our Junior Entrepreneur project. Possible projects from Deirbhile Quane (Gratitude Candle), Ellen Clarke  (Snow Globe) and Eve Gardner (Christmas Log) would also have been worthy winners so our dragons had a tough decision to make. Thanks …

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Concern Debating Competition

Well done to Sixth Class pupils, David McSweeney, Eve Gardner and Ellen Clarke who took part in the Concern Debating competition today. They put on a great performance and were narrowly beaten in a very close encounter with St. Luke’s N.S. We are very proud of the children who put …

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Poster Competition

Well done to Sixth Class pupils,  Eve Gardner (1st), Sarah Finnegan (2nd), Laoise Moynihan (3rd) and runners up Tara McSweeney and Ellen Clarke who were winners in the recent ‘Airport Safety’ poster competition organised by Cork Airport. The posters will be professionally copied and enlarged and will be on view …

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Junior Entrepreneur Programme

Good luck to Sixth Class who begin the Junior Entrepreneur programme this month. They were delighted to welcome Colm O’ Toole to talk to them about setting up a business and his experience during the last thirteen years. Colm gave generously of his time and delivered a very inspirational talk …

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Economics Project

On Thursday 25th October Fifth Class students went to Rochestown Park Hotel to present their Economics project to an audience of over 200 people. The project’s title was ‘ The Insurance Crisis in Ireland’. The children engaged in research and case studies for four weeks about the topic before making…
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Sciath na Scol Final

Scoil Barra Naofa competed in the Urban Roinn B Final in Pairc Ui Rinn against Scoil Phadraig Naofa, Bandon today. Bandon got the upper hand in the first half and led by 2-5 to 1-1 but S.B.N responded with all guns blazing in the second half and cut the deficit…
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Rapunzel Foundation Fundraiser

Everyone looked amazingly scary and spooky at school today! Thank you for the superb effort you put into the costumes and crazy hair. Everyone looked amazing and was deserving of a prize. The Student Council judges had a tremendously difficult job picking winners in each of the classes but the…
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Maths. Week

We celebrated Maths. Week In Scoil Barra Naofa this week with a huge variety of activities taking place in all the classrooms – computer work, lots of games, trails, quizzes, problem solving work and buddy exchanges! Well done to all involved!!…

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Principal’s Awards

Well done to our Principal’s Award Winners for October :

Leah Kirby (Rang 1)  for being a fantastic Gaeilgeoir in the class and for her beautiful kind and caring nature and her dedication during prayer time.

Charlie Warren (Rang 1) for his dedication to his school work, his fantastic listening …

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