Fanore National School - News

Happy Halloween!

October 26th, 2019

Happy Halloween!

Wishing all our lovely pumpkins a safe and enjoyable midterm break. School re-opens on November 4th.


Chocolate Apples

October 25th, 2019

The children in the Junior room are learning about procedural writing. The children made chocolate apples and wrote a step by step guide. Then they ate their tasty treats! Yum!

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Christmas Shoebox appeal

October 25th, 2019

We are once again participating in the Team Hope Christmas Shoebox Appeal. Wendy visited our school to talk to the children about the work Team Hope does and some tips for filling a shoebox. Boxes will be collected on the 8th November.


Mixing Colours

October 24th, 2019

Children in the Junior Room were learning all about colours, and investigating what happens when two primary colours are mixed together. They used this information to paint their Halloween pumpkin masks! IMG_4817 IMG_4818 IMG_4821

Library Visit

October 23rd, 2019

The Junior room had an enjoyable morning at Lisdoonvarna Library. They met children’s author Derek Mulveen who treated them to a participatory story telling of one of his books ‘Oisin the Brave – Robot Island’. Thanks to Eimear in Lisdoonvarna Library for organising this lovely morning.

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Maths Week

October 18th, 2019

As part of Maths week this week, all children participated in various maths challenges and activities. Here are the senior room working on some Maths for Africa Quizes.


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Swimming Lessons

September 4th, 2019

We commenced swimming lessons in Seaworld in Lahinch. download

Welcome Back!

August 30th, 2019

Welcome back to all our pupils for another school year.
A big welcome to our new junior infants! download

Happy Holidays

June 28th, 2019

We would like to wish all our pupils and their families a very safe and happy summer!

Enjoy the holidays and the sunshine!!

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June 27th, 2019

Today the children in the senior room went on a long hike around the Burren.

Nothing like bringing the outdoor classroom alive!

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