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The dancers in action. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Fantastic Night At Ardfert NS ‘Strictly’ In Ballyroe

April 16, 2017 at 11:47 am Comments are Disabled

FOR the second Easter Saturday in a row, the Ballyroe Heights Hotel was packed out for a night of amazing ‘Strictly’ entertainment and it took a dance off to decide the winners. ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ organised by Ardfert National School Parents Association, saw 12 couples dance in front of hundreds of people and […]

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Talented Chefs To Give ‘A Taste Of Christmas’ At Ardfert NS Fundraiser

Talented Chefs To Give ‘A Taste Of Christmas’ At Ardfert NS Fundraiser

November 25, 2016 at 12:25 pm Comments are Disabled

BALLYROE Heights Hotel will host ‘A Taste of Christmas’ cookery demonstration for the second year running. This event is a fundraiser for Ardfert N.S. and promises to be a great event following on the success of last year. The school is very fortunate to have a talented group of parents, so […]

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Junior Infants Dara Griffin and Muireann Wiseman at Ardfert NS on Friday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: New Arrivals At Ardfert And Tralee Educate Together Schools

September 3, 2016 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

ARDFERT NS and Tralee Educate Together welcomed the new arrivals to the school this week and it was plain sailing as always in both classes. There were 20 pupils in Ms Deirdre Courtney’s class starting on Thursday morning and by the time we called on Friday to take photos, they […]

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Pictured are students from Ardfert Central National School in Kerry, from left, Liam Og O'Connor, Ellie O'Connor, Lilly Nowak, Rachel O'Connor, Ainle Foley and Dara McElligott won the Primary School prize in the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland's (SEAI) One Good Idea competition. The students picked up the prize for their 'Energy Guards' project on promoting energy awareness to their peers and school community using a board game, online quiz and a short drama to teach about energy efficiency in a fun way. The top 20 teams presented their energy awareness and climate change projects at the final awards ceremony in Dublin Castle. 
Now in its eighth year, One Good Idea, sponsored by AIB, attracted entries from over 113 primary and post-primary schools from across the country, showing an increase of 25percent in participation levels from 2015. Finalists showcased their energy efficiency themed projects using drama, song, art and electronic apps. 
Photo Chris Bellew / Fennell Photography 2016

Ardfert NS Wins Top Prize Again At National SEAI Awards

May 11, 2016 at 3:00 pm Comments are Disabled

ARDFERT Central NS has done it again! Having won the first ever Primary Schools category in the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s (SEAI) One Good Idea competition last year, they have gone on to repeat that success this morning at the final awards ceremony in Dublin Castle. The school won the […]

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Nicola Casey, Anna Milinska, Tara O'Halloran, Fiona Colgan and Anne Walsh at Strictly Come Dancing in aid of Ardfert National School. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: More From The Fantastic Night At Ardfert NS Strictly Come Dancing

March 28, 2016 at 11:28 am Comments are Disabled

THEY had some craic in Ballyroe on Saturday night. The hotel hosted an audience of 600 people as well as the 12 couples contesting the first Ardfert NS Strictly Come Dancing event. We told you yesterday that Michael Leen and Gillian Dowling were the winners of the popular vote, while the […]

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VIDEO: Ardfert Schoolgirl Bríd Wins National Essay Competition

VIDEO: Ardfert Schoolgirl Bríd Wins National Essay Competition

December 11, 2015 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

AN Ardfert girl has received an award yesterday after winning a national essay competition. Twelve year old Bríd Courtney won the ‘Someone Like Me’ competition with her inspirational video. A sixth class pupil in Ardfert NS, Brid has cerebral palsy, affecting her limbs and her speech, so she communicates through body language and her iPad. […]

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At the Cookery Demonstration in aid of the Ardfert National School were, from left: Marie Moriarty, Katie Ellard and Grace Crowley. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Christmas Cheer For Seasonal Cooking Demo At Ballyroe

November 11, 2015 at 12:14 pm Comments are Disabled

A GOOD crowd of foodies showed up in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Tuesday night for a seasonal cooking demonstration. Well-known chef, Darren Thibeaud, was on hand to give Christmas cooking tips in time for turkey season. It was all to raise funds for Ardfert National School, so a large number of people […]

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PHOTOS: Local Primary Schools Win At National Film Awards

PHOTOS: Local Primary Schools Win At National Film Awards

November 11, 2015 at 10:33 am Comments are Disabled

THREE primary schools just north of Tralee received awards for excellence in film making at the 11th FÍS Film Festival, which took place in the Helix, DCU on November 3. St Joseph’s NS in Ballyheigue, Spa and Ardfert National Schools took home an award from Dublin, as well as one […]

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