Archive | January


Principal’s Awards

Well done to the Principal’s Award Winners for January :

1st Class:  Jack Cunningham & Edith Hanna 2nd Class:  Freya O’ Connor & Declan Earle 3rd Class: Seán Cash  & Faye Ryan 4th Class:  Alexa Creighton & Cian Power 5th Class: Grace Hartigan & Blake Fitzgerald 6th Class: Aoibhe Killeen…
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Pilot’s Visit to Junior Infants

Junior Infants were so lucky to have a visit on Thursday January 31st from Elsa’s Dad who is a pilot with Aer Lingus. He told them all about his work, showed them how to get a plane to take off and brought in lots of model airplanes.  Everyone loved it …

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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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Safety Programme

Today we welcomed Caroline Casey from Cork County Council who worked with Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Classes on water, road and farm safety. The session was very interactive with lots of audience participation. We hope that these classes will now be able to engage peer learning with the younger children …

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Principal Award Winners

First Class : Ella Fitzgerald for her constant hard work in class, always being helpful to her teacher and having a smile for everyone and Freya O’ Connor for trying so hard in class, always listening to her teacher and her kind and caring nature.

Second Class : Noah Joyce

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Green Schools

Our Green Schools Committee were delighted to welcome Brigit O’Driscoll last week for our Green Schools Renewal meeting. Brigit met with the committee and visited some of our classes in order to hear about and see the work we continue to do to maintain our 4 green flags for Litter …

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Internet Safety Seminar

All parents are encouraged to attend an Internet Safety Seminar for Parents which will take place next Monday 29th January at 7pm (for approx 1 hour) in the school hall. The issue of internet safety is vitally important one in the world we live in. Devices and apps are constantly …

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Road Safety Visit

Cathal McCarthy of the Road Safety Authority visited Scoil Barra Naofa on Wednesday and Thursday. He gave a comprehensive presentation to all classes in a fun and interactive way, covering all elements of road safety including walking, cycling, travelling by public transport, being a passenger and practising safe road behaviour. …

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Principal’s Awards

Well done to our Principal’s Award Winners for January – Tiernan Shiel (First Class) for outstanding effort in reading and handwriting, Sophia White (First Class) for diligent work in class and excellent participation, Sam Daly (Second Class) for big improvements in class, being more responsible and tidy with his belongings …

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