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We welcomed Colm O’Toole of Gymnastics Carrigaline back for a six week gymnastics module. The strand units of the Gymnastics curriculum include: Movement and  understanding and appreciation of Gymnastics All classes are taking part and building on the skills they have learned in previous years. 
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Designer Minds for Engineers Week

Designer Minds for Engineers Week

As part of Engineers Week, classes 1st to 6th had Designer Clubs of WeDo Lego with facilitators from Designers Minds. The workshops focused on Science & Engineering and the children worked on robotics and coding in a really fun, hands-on way. During the week, all classes had hands-on engineering activities.…
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6th class fai

Spar Fai Girls Blitz

Well done to the girls who did themselves proud at the Spar FAI tournament today in Carrigaline. We didn’t come away with medals but had loads of fun and showed some wonderful sportsmanship, manners and encouragement to each other. They should be very proud!

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Full Attendance

Well done to the recipients of this year’s Full Attendance Certificates.

Junior Infants : Rachel Quigley, Ollie Stuart and Oliver Kenneally

Senor Infants : Aisling Ní Shúilleabháin, Lorcan Granby and Chloe Coole

First Class : Emily O’ Connell and Leah Kirby

Second Class : Aimee O’ Herlihy, Christopher Granby, Harry …

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Sixth Class Tour

Sixth Class had a fantastic fun filled day today in the Kinsale Outdoor Education Centre – their last school tour in Scoil Barra Naofa! They did lots of team games, archery, rock climbing, abseiling, kayaking and swimming. Thanks to all the staff in the centre for a great day!…

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Infant School Tour

Junior and Senior Infants had a fabulous time at Tir Na Si Farm. They played inside and out , fed the animals, got a train ride, explored a fairy wood and had a picnic lunch outside. It was the best school tour EVER.…

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Sixth Class Graduation

Congratulations to our Sixth Class who graduated yesterday. They began the day with a Mass celebrated by Fr. Seán followed by a Powerpoint of their special moments during the last eight years in Scoil Barra Naofa. Later in the evening they put on their own special production of ‘Annie’ and …

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School Tour

Third, Fourth and Fifth Classes went on their school tour today to Nemo.  They participated in a huge range of activities including KMX karts, the mobile climbing wall, unihoc, the zorbee ball roll, orienteering, the wobbly ladder, the human football and the wobbly ladder! A great time was had by …

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School Garden Award

Today the Awards Ceremony of the Schools Garden Competition, organised by Muintir na Tíre & Cork County Council took place in County Hall. The school received an “Commended” award in the “New Garden” Category – which Tara and Beth from 2nd class were thrilled to accept on behalf of the …

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