St. Francis N.S. has always had great success and interest in sports. The school provides coaching in athletics, rugby, soccer, hurling and gaelic football. The school wishes to thank all the coaches who and in particular Clara GAA club for its support down through the years.

2012 – School Football Fixtures

This  year Clara boys school will play in Division Two of the Offaly Cumann na mbunscol football competition against Durrow, Ballinamere, Mucklagh, Scoil Bhride.

Wednesday 19th September Clara Vs Durrow ( lost to Durrow)

Tuesday 25th September Clara Vs Ballinamere ( lost to Ballinamere by a point)

Wednesday 3rd October Clara Vs Killeigh ( beat Killeigh)

Tuesday 9th October  Mucklagh vs Clara

Wednesday 16th October Scoil Bhride Vs Clara

Hurling  and Soccer Competitions will start in March 2013.