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Scoil Oilibheir Visiting Nursing homes

Below is a link to the official footage of Mr Brosnan and his class visiting the nursing homes with our initiative co-ordinator Mrs Kelly, our guitarist Mr O’Driscoll and Mrs Sheehan. Well done to all of the children and families involved- your kindness was greatly appreciated by the residents and care workers as you can […]

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Visiting the Elderly

The boys and girls from Mr Brosnan’s 5th class visited nursing homes last Wednesday as part of Mrs Kelly’s annual Christmas Cart Initiative with Red FM. The Red Patrollers came to say hello to Mr Brosnan’s and Mrs Kelly’s classes before escorting the children to the Red FM bus. Rang 5 were waved off by […]

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Science Week

Science Week came to Scoil Oilibhéir with a bang…literally! Children took part in a variety of experiments in the halla that emphasised the scientific language and skills of observing, predicting, questioning, investigating and showing results. Our budding scientists, i.e. The Student Council, led the way by conducting themselves impeccably as they demonstrated each experiment with […]

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Positivity Posters in Rang 2

The boys and girls in Rang 2 have been busy making colourful posters for their Positivity Wall. They have been creating slogans to remind each and every visitor to our corridor that they’re special and unique and that they’re always welcome in Rang 2!

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Lord Mayor’s Visit to Scoil Oilibhéir

The Lord Mayor, Cllr. Mick Finn, visited our school this morning. The boys and girls gave him a big welcome and performed Amhrán Scoil Oilibhéir with pride! They were so welcoming and well behaved, the Lord Mayor gave them homework off. Well done to all involved!

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iPad time in Rang 2!

The children from 2nd class did some typing on the iPads today. They learned how to use various apps and icons which will be of help to them throughout the school year. The boys and girls did very well and thoroughly enjoyed their IT lesson!

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Harvesting Apples

The boys and girls from Senior Infants harvested apples from the trees outside Mr O Brien’s office. They collected two full boxes of apples this year!

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Learn How To Make A St. Brigid’s Cross

Beannachtaí na Féile Bríde oraibh. Happy St. Brigid’s Day. The whole school gathered in St. Oliver’s Church today to mark this special feastday. There are many stories told about St. Brigid, but perhaps the most famous is how she fashioned rushes into a cross. These crosses are thought to keep evil, fire and hunger from […]

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Frásaí na Seachtaine

Despite today officially being the first day of Spring, we are more than aware it may take some time before we can leave the umbrellas and raincoats at home. This week in Scoil Oilibhéir we are looking at the many ways to say it is raining, while very much looking forward to describing sunny weather […]

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Snow Tubing

Last Wednesday, Ms Daly’s Fifth Class travelled to the Glen Resource Centre for a great adventure day where they got a chance to experience some snow tubing. They set off early in the morning in Mr Kelleher’s bus with Ms Daly, Mrs Conway and Mr Meade. When they got to the Glen they were greeted […]

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