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    Scoil Oilibhéir is a large co-educational primary school situated in Ballyvolane, a northern suburb of Cork City.

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Daffodil Day in Scoil Oilibhéir.

Supporting Daffodil Day has always been a tradition in Scoil Oilibhéir and this year was no exception. Daffodil Day was held on the 22nd of March 2019. Daffodils, badges etc from the Irish Cancer Society were available to purchase in the staff room, along with some tasty scones. All proceeds raised went to the ‘Daffodil Day’ collection. Well done to […]

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World Book Day

World Book Day took place on Thursday 7th March and the boys and girls in Scoil Oilibhéir were very lucky to take home some World Book Day tokens.   These tokens are worth €1.50 towards a new book or can be exchanged for a special free World Book Day book (a list of these can […]

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You’ve got a friend in me!

Take a listen to Senior Infants in Room 1 singing You’ve got a friend in me from Disney’s Toy Story. The boys and girls worked really hard to learn all the words, maith sibh a pháistí!  

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3rd Class Sciath na Scol Hurling Blitz

Thursday February 28th saw our 3rd class hurling team take part in the Sciath na Scol Indoor Series in Little Island Community Association Complex. The boys from Ms Dalys’, Ms Stokes’ and Mrs Murphys’ classes were very excited to be wearing the Scoil Oilibhéir jersey and did so with great pride. They demonstrated fantastic skill […]

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Scoil Oilibhéir Enrolment

Scoil Oilibhéir is currently updating the schools enrolment forms. If you would like to enrol your child, please contact the school office on 021-4309171

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Budding Architects in Junior Infants

Four of Ms. Fitzgerald’s Junior Infants, Conor, Ethan, Ava and Irena visited Mr. O’ Brien’s office with the bridges they designed and built with their parents. Mr O’ Brien was delighted with the amazing work of these pupils and parents!

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Searching for Spring

Last week, Senior Infants went on a spring walk around the school. We spent some time discussing the different ways we can tell spring has arrived and decided to venture outside to search for spring.   On our walk we saw some daffodils in bloom, some new buds and blossoms on the trees and plants […]

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February fun in 4th class!

Earlier this month, ‘Pepper’ ,a Syrian hamster, paid a visit to Ms. Lane’s 4th class .  There was great excitement amongst the pupils as they learned all about the hamster’s life span, diet and habitat. The hamster was made so welcome and comfortable that he even had a little snooze during his visit.   We also welcomed […]

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New Books in 6th class

Mrs Traynor’s 6th class were the lucky recipients of a set of new novels very generously donated by St. Aidan’s Community School. The highly acclaimed books, The Breadwinner, were presented to the children by First Year children and past pupils of Scoil Oilibhéir. All pupils in 6th class are very grateful and we look forward to reading the book and sharing our reviews […]

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Chinese New Year

On Tuesday February 5th some boys and girls in Scoil Oilibhéir celebrated Chinese New Year 2019- the year of the pig. In Room 4, Mrs Wong visited to tell the 1st class children all about the Chinese New year. The children were given red envelopes with coins in them and also taught how to use […]

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