Fanore National School - News

Hurling Blitz

May 15th, 2024

Well done to the boys who participated in a great hurling blitz today with Boston/Tubber/Ballyvaughan. They were great ambassadors for our school!




Sportshall Athletics

March 20th, 2024

The children from 3rd to 6th class competed in the Sportshall Athletics competition for the first time in Corofin. They competed in a number of track and field events including relay races, obstacle courses, javelin, long and high jump, speed bounce and more. Fanore was paired with two other schools and the boys 3rd/4th team and boys 5th/6th team won their respective categories!






Soccer Blitz

March 13th, 2024

4th to 6th class children took part in the FAI School Primary 5s Blitz in Lisdoonvarna for the first time. The Girls team drew their second game. The Boys team won their group and progressed to the semi finals where they narrowly missed out on a place in the next stage of the competition. Many thanks to David for coming to train the children in advance of the blitz and coaching the teams on the day.

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Mini 7s Football Blitz

February 29th, 2024

Children from 3rd to 6th class took part in the mini 7s football blitz in Inagh. The Boys came 2nd and the girls played very well against some very strong teams.
Many thanks to Ollie and Kieran for coaching the children and our Manager Sean for the blitz.

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Medal Presentation

November 28th, 2023

Many thanks to Múinteoir Mary for organising a lovely afternoon in New Quay school for the presentation of medals to the boys team for coming second in the league football. Mr. Keane was there to present the medals and our captain gave an excellent speech. It was a lovely way to end the football season.

Boys County Final

November 16th, 2023

Our boys team (with Carron and New Quay Schools) did us proud today playing in Cusack Park in the County Final against Liscannor. Unfortunately today was not their day, but what an achievement it was to get to the final. They will be back again!  A special thanks to team manager Múinteoir Mary and Ollie for all their help and to team captain, Tadhg.

Football Blitz

October 26th, 2023

Children from 3rd-6th enjoyed their fun blitz in Kilfenora!


Girls Football

October 23rd, 2023

Well done to the girls football team (paired with New Quay and Ballyvaughan schools) at their recent blitz in Lisdoonvarna. They narrowly missed out in a place in the semi-final and we are very proud of them. IMG_0988

Boys Football

October 21st, 2023

Well done to the boys football team (paired with New Quay and Carron schools) who are off to the semi-finals after a great display of teamwork at their recent blitz in Doonbeg! A special mention to Tadhg who was an excellent captain for the blitz and great ambassador for our school.

Hurling continues

October 6th, 2023

Hurling continues every Friday with Mark from the Tubber Tigers.

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