Our new sensory garden/outdoor classroom was completed in December 2020. Please click play on the adjoining video to take a virtual tour of our fantastic outdoor amenities.
Scoil Naomh Barra is located 6km from Navan and caters for children from Junior Infants to 6th Class.
Message from the Principal
- Scoil Naomh Barra is a Roman Catholic School under the patronage of the Bishop of Meath, Dr Thomas Deenihan.
- We currently have 215 pupils. The teaching staff comprises of 8 mainstream class teachers, 1 ASD class, 2 Support Teachers, 4 SNAs and an administrative Principal.
- We are a vertical school, catering for all classes from Junior Infants to 6th Class.
- Scoil Naomh Barra has recently (2020/21) been renovated and extended to the highest standard to provide our children with the best conditions in which to learn, grow & have fun.
- The school opens at 9.20am and closes at 3pm.
- Typically classes are single stream and have 20/25 pupils in each class.
- Interactive Whiteboards in every classroom
- Access to new ipads and chromebooks for all classes
- Extensive sports facilities including modern school hall, basketball court and football pitch
- Extensive, newly purchased PE, Maths, Science and Infant learning equipment
- Libraries in every classroom with investment in new books every year
- Library/STEM Room
- Sensory Room
- School choir
- School sports teams; Gaelic Football and Hurling, Soccer, Basketball, Rounders, Athletics/Cross-Country, Olympic Handball.
- Playground (Swings, slide, zip line)
- Sensory Garden