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Second Class Cherry Blossom Trees

Some beautiful art work from Second Class.

For all those budding artists in Scoil Barra Naofa……Don’t forget to get your Texaco Children’s Art Competition entries to Ms. Marshall or Ms. Treharne by Fri Feb 17th!

All details on this week’s newsletter.

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Grandparent's Day 2020

Grandparent’s Day 2020

Today 4th class hosted Grandparent’s Day 2020. All the Grandparents of 4th Class were invited to Scoil Barra Naofa to celebrate the special relationship between Grandparents and their grandchildren.  Fr. Seán led a short prayer service for all in attendance. This was followed by a performance by 4th Class which …

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CREDIT UNION QUIZ TEAMS

Well done to our 3 quiz teams who represented the school so well on Fri 31st Jan at the Douglas Credit Union Quiz. The teams were made up of Elsie, Hugo, Lauren, Barra, Cian and Scarlett from 6th as well as Rían, Beth, Lynn, Darragh, Cameron and Thomas from 5th. …

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Green Schools Show

Green Schools Show

The Green Schools Committee hosted a guest performance today from Aaron and Ali of Mind the Gap Productions. The show, which featured acrobatics and African music, touched on the link

between Kenya and access to education. The children really enjoyed the show and many got the opportunity to take part …

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John Spillane Concert

John Spillane played to a packed church in Monkstown on Tues 28th January . It was the culmination of more than a month’s work, that John Spillane undertook with the children of 4th class, on their “Folklore Project”. This project involved weekly visits by John to 4th class where he …

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JEP 6th Class

6th Class are currently in the middle of the Junior Entrepreneur Programme. Today our five project groups met the “dragons”, Brian and Amy from Deloitte, as well as our own Principal Ms. O’Brien. The winning project group was ‘Inspiration Nation’ with their inspirational quote box idea. The dragons had the …

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Raffle for John Spillane Concert

Raffle for John Spillane Concert

We will hold a raffle on the night of the concert (Tuesday Jan 28th). The raffle will be open to all and tickets can be purchased through the school office or on the night. Tickets are priced as follows; 1 strip 5 Euro. 3 strips 10 Euro. We have been …

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John Spillane Concert Details

Next Tuesday, Jan 28th, SBN will host An Evening with John Spillane featuring the children of SBN and the Big Little Choir. This concert has been organised by the school in association with John Spillane, Marcia Dalton, Cork County Council and The Arts Council. The Folklore Project has been heavily …

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Enable Ireland – A Bus For Us

On Wednesday January 15th four clients of Enable Ireland visited the school. Olivia, Elaine, Tara and Emer came with their trainers Amanda and Claire and their driver Stephen. They were delighted to collect a cheque for two hundred and thirty four euro raised by the Student Council through their Christmas …

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