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MS Readathon

A huge thank you to all who participated in the MS Readathon. A whopping €567.20 was raised for MS Ireland and 109 books were read. Well done to all those who took part!




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Open Night 2019

Open Night 2019

Well done to all the pupils who took part in the Open Night on Wednesday Oct. 16th. They did a great job showcasing a huge range of activities that are part and parcel of life  in Scoil Barra Naofa.


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All Ireland Minor Cup comes to Scoil Barra Naofa

Scoil Barra Naofa were delighted to welcome victorious Cork and Shamrocks GAA player Sean Andrews with the All Ireland minor cup today, he was accompanied by Shamrocks officers Pa Andrews and Liam Shanahan. We were delighted to welcome Sean,his family and members of Shamrocks GAA to celebrate in his achievement. …

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Green Rugby Day

Today the boys and girls of Scoil Barra Naofa are supporting our national team in the upcoming Rugby World Cup. The children are wearing their own club jerseys and telling each other about their clubs as well as the rules of the game! Fingers and toes are crossed for a …

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Back to School

I hope you have all had a wonderful Summer and children are looking forward to returning to school. We are all very busy here at Scoil Barra Naofa preparing to welcome the children back on Monday September 2nd. Junior and Senior Infant classrooms have been renovated over the Summer and …

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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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Music Workshop

Today we had a visit from from the West Cork Bangers and Crash Percussion Group. Two members, Caitriona Frost and Alex Petcu took to the stage to show us everything that percussion has to offer. The children got a taste of music making through observation and direct participation. It was …

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Mr. Boland’s Bench

Today was a very special one in the school as we celebrated a thanksgiving Mass for the life of former Principal of Scoil Barra Naofa, Ciarán Boland. Ms. Flannery gave a touching tribute to Ciarán in the opening address, outlining his wonderful contribution to the school over the years. Staff…
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Slán Claire!

Today was a sad day in Scoil Barra Naofa as we said goodbye to Claire Galvin who has been our much loved school secretary for the last twenty years. She worked diligently and enthusiastically during her time with us and was responsible for putting in place so many of the …

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