Fanore National School - News

Cumann na mBunscol County Final

October 23rd, 2018

Congratulations to our team Carron, Fanore & New Quay on winning the county final!!!!

Well done to all players!!

Author Caroline Busher

October 17th, 2018

Today the children in the senior room travelled to the library in Ennistymon to participate in a writing workshop with Caroline Busher.

The workshop was titled: An Expedition to Wolfland with the Girl Who Ate The Stars.

Hurling Blitz

October 11th, 2018

Today the children in the senior room travelled to Ennistymon to play in a hurling blitz.

Christmas Shoebox Appeal

October 10th, 2018

Today we had Wendy in to speak with us about the annual Christmas Shoebox Appeal.

Wendy went through what to put into our boxes to make them special for the children.


October 4th, 2018

Karen & Stephanie came to our school today as part of the Streamcapes Programme.

Streamcapes is an environmental educational programme in which the children learn about their local Catchment area.

Children actively investigated water samples from 2 local rivers. They found a range of different invertebrates.

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Cross Country Running

October 3rd, 2018

Well done to all our pupils who participated in the cross country running today!

Superb effort by all!!

Dog Trust

September 27th, 2018

Today Aoife from Dog Trust came to visit us.

She talked with all the children about dog safety.

Here are the children doing the X factor!

Dog trust


Cross Country Running 2018

September 26th, 2018

The annual cross country running in Kilnaboy takes place on Wednesday 3rd Oct.


September 25th, 2018

Football has commenced!

Our 5th and 6th class children join with our neighbouring schools New Quay and Carron to play as one team.

Apple, Blackberry & Cinnamon Pie

September 25th, 2018

To celebrate Autumn, we went out picking blackberries.

Thereafter, the children in sixth class made a delicious pie from the blackberries and apples from a local orchard.