November 2019 




Visiting Cuan Beo Exhibition






October 2019





Winning a medal at the Cross Country Championships





Flaggy Shore Clean Up

Sept 2019

Celebrating 50th Anniversary of Landing on the Moon

June 2019 



Our school team of Fanore, Ballyvaughan, Carron and New Quay won the West Clare football competition last June.We had 2 students on the team. Here they are with their medals.




Winter 2018-19

Medal Presentation Ceremony for our boys team recent Football Win will be held at Fanore National School on Monday 19th November, 2018 @ 2.30pm. Parents are welcome to attend.

Book of Kells Art Competition Deadline 30th November, 2018.

Senior Classes will be brought to Burren College of Art on Wednesday 21st November 2018 to meet artists who have created an interactive sculptural exhibition which is very much connected to renewable / recycled materials. The exhibition runs Mon – Fri, until 23rd November if parents would like to bring their younger children.

Halloween Party at School, Thursday 25 October, 2018. Organised by the Parents Association.

Presidential election at the School on Friday 26 October -school closed.


JUNE 2018

West Clare Football final.  New Quay-Carron-Ballyvaughan-Fanore Boys team : Ennistymon, Wednesday 20th June at 3.00pm.

Cruinniu na nOg EVENT :  Art Appreciation class exhibition at New Quay National School on Friday 22nd June 11.30am -3pm. All welcome.








New Quay Preschool opening in September 2018.

For further info please contact Pasquelle Kelly at



April 2018

Kinvara Plastic Free Week, April 2018

Flaggy Shore Clean Up, April 2018



March 2018

Muinteoir Mary’s Junior Room presented  ‘Irish Dancing and drama’ during Seachtain na Gaeilge, Mary Shannon played the fiddle for the children.


The School was closed for Thursday 1st & Friday 2nd March due to snow & ice.








World Book Day, March 2018







February 2018

Open Day  Thursday 22 February,  7-8.00pm. All welcome.

Art appreciation classes after school with Cate deEyto & Ellie Farrell began once again. The first two classes are looking at printing self portraits inspired by the ancient Mexican cultures. The art classes are connected to the history syllabus taught in the senior room this term.

Mono printing at Art Appreciation Class, February 2018.
Mono printing at Art Appreciation Class by Cate King & Ellie Farrell


January 2018

New Quay NS Fundraiser Pub Quiz At Linnanes Pub

Again a very successful and enjoyable night was had by all. The quiz, auction & raffle raised enough funds to pay for all the children to travel & receive swimming lessons in Kilcornan pool.  Children will begin their lessons during the first week of February.

Book of Kells Art competition Prize

Trinity College Dublin ran a national Book of Kells Art Competition and one of our second class children won a prize and travelled to the award ceremony at Trinity.

Noah Farrell’s Book of Kells art entry & in Trinity College at the Awards Ceremony.

December 2017

Christmas Art & Crafts Day