Congratulations to the debating team who won the semi final of the Debating Competition against Loretto N.S.Killarney. The team were proposing the motion that "People should pay for water".Well done to Eimear O Sullivan, Christopher Egan, Lorcan Ryan, Rory Dalton, Sarah Lawlor and Padraig O Sullivan. They will meet Spa School, Tralee in the County final which will take place on February 9th .
Best Wishes to the team
Congratulations to Jamie O Sullivan in third class who won the Fire Station Art Competition.Well done Jamie.
Congratulations to Donal O Sullivan in fourth class and Brìd Courtney in fifth class who won the kerry County Council Road Safety Art Competition.
They were presented with their prizes in the Council chambers by The Mayor of Kerry John Brassil on December 16th.Well doneBrìd and Donal.
On Monday 15th December parents, teachers and pupils of Ardfert National School gathered on the school grounds to unveil an Artistic Memorial" to commemorate the opening of the school 40 years ago.
Last April Ardfert NS received a bursary of E1000 from Kerry County Council under the "Artist in School" scheme to employ the services of an artist.
Aidan Power an artist and sculptor who works mainly with clay produced a Pyramid type structure with the present fifth class children.The four sides of the piece represent the four schools which amalgamated to form the present school namely, Banna Barrow Tubrid and Ardfert.
The school choir sang Christmas Carols and played seasonal tunes on the tin whistle.This was then followed by light refreshments in the school.