Gaelscoil Philib Barún

Red Hat sponsors STEM projects

On behalf of the entire school community, we wish to extend our heartfelt gratitude to the team at Red Hat in Waterford for their incredibly generous donation towards the purchase of digital media equipment to advance a number of arts and culture projects linked to the school’s Digital Learning plans. The projects in question will include a heavy focus on subjects that fall under the banner of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics), which is variation on the popular

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Student Mosaic Poster 2021

The pupils, teachers and wider community at Gaelscoil Philib Barún wish to sincerely thank former students, Kelly Mernin and Molly O’Shea, for creating a new piece of digital art that is now on display at the school. The art takes the form of a mosaic poster in the image of the school crest, with the caption “Daltaí 2020” beneath it (which means Pupils). The mosaic is quite unique and personalised because the tiles within it are miniature, pixellated photographs of

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Art Prize Winner

A pupil from 6th class, Amelia McEvoy, has won a prize for her artwork in a Banksy-inspired competition sponsored by Edco. 6th class have been displaying great art work completed at home while school has been closed, and posted on their Padlet page. Well done, Amelia.

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Murúch, 6th Class Play

Múinteoir Ben’s 6th class present “Murúch”. Recently staged at Coirm Gael Linn in the George Bernard Shaw Theatre in Carlow, it has wowed the critics. “Léiriú Foirfe / a perfect production” said the judges. Best of luck to all the poor unfortunate shipwrecked sailors and their drums at their next performance in Ring at the Waterford Schools Drama Festival. The story follows a fisherman to the bottom of the sea where he is imprisoned with all the other shipwrecked sailors

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Seachain an Dragún|Beware of the Dragon

Níl aon chostas ar na ceolchoirmeacha. Díolfaidh coiste na dtuistí ticéid chrannchuir ar an dá oíche. Beidh neart spot duaiseanna. Más féidir cabhrú ar an oíche is féidir teagmháil a dhéanamh le baill an choiste. Parents will be selling tickets at the concerts instead of an admission charge. We are asking for spot prizes so if you would like to donate please drop them in to the school office. Also, if you could volunteer to sell tickets at one of

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Drámaí na Nollag 2019|Christmas Concerts 2019

Beidh drámaí na Nollag ar siúl an tseachtain seo agus gach rang i mbun feistis is cleachtadh. Seo leanas an clár ama:The school Christmas concerts will be held on Wednesday-Thursday, 18-19 December 2019. Here is the timetable: Ceádaoin, 18ú lá Nollaig 6:00pm Naíonáin Bheaga   6:30pm Naíonáin Mhóra   7:00pm Rang 5   7:30pm Rang 5 Déardaoin, 19ú lá Nollaig 6:00pm Rang 1   6:30pm Rang 2   7:00pm Rang 3   7:30pm Rang 4

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Craobh na hÉireann bainte amach ag Rang 6|Rang 6 reach an All-Ireland Final

Comhghairdeas go Rang 6 agus Múinteoir Ben a bheidh ag imeacht go Muileann Cearr ar an 8ú lá Aibreán le páirt a ghlacadh i gcraobh na hÉireann de comórtas na scoildrámaíochta. Congratulations to Sixth class and Múinteoir Ben who have won through to the final of the All-Ireland school’s drama competition in Mullingar on April the 8th next. Their play “Síofrógacht” was first performed at the school christmas concerts but since then they have travelled to Carlow, Ring and Fermoy

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Gaelscoil ar Radio na Gaeltachta

Tá físeán de Séadh Ó Conchubhair, Rang 6, ar leathanach Facebook Radio Na Gaeltachta. Tá Múinteoir Ben tar éis cur isteach ar chomórtas “amhráinín an nóiméadaín”. Déanaigí tráchtaireacht. Séadh ó Connor, 6th class, is currently featuring on Radio na Gaeltachta’s Facebook page. Múinteoir Ben has entered his class in a singing competition called “Amhráinín an Nóiméadaín” and his recording has been broadcast today on the radio. It is an excerpt from their christmas production. It can be accessed and viewed

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Drámaí na Nollag|School Concerts

Beidh Drámaí na Nollag i mbliana ar siúl ar an 19ú agus an 20ú lá Nollaig i Halla na Scoile. Seo leanas an t-amchlár. School concerts will be held on the 19th and 20th of December in the school hall. The following is the timetable. Dé Mairt / Tuesday 19ú lá Naíonáin Bheaga: 6:00pm Rang 4: 6:20pm Rang 5: 6:50pm Rang 6: 7:20pm Dé Céadaoin / Wednesday 20ú lá Naíonáin Mhóra: 6:00pm Rang 1: 6:30pm Rang 2: 7:00pm Rang 3:

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