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Basketball Ireland

Scoil Oilibhéir has a long history of producing quality basketball players such as Shane Coughlan, Roy Downey and Jordan Blount. Wednesday December 12th, saw some of our senior pupils follow in their footsteps by taking to the court at the National Basketball Arena in Dublin. Along with our friends in Neptune Basketball Club, the children […]

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Christmas Activities 2018

Christmas Memo Christmas Activities 2018  Please click on the above links to see a list of our Christmas Activities!

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Skip Hop

The children in Scoil Oilibheir had a wonderful time skipping and hopping with Lee Collins (Skip Hop) It was fantastic to see all the children from 1st-6th Class take part in this event. Many complicated skip routines were taught and the children picked these up with great enjoyment and ease. It was also a treat […]

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Having fun in Senior Infants

Over the last few weeks Ms O’Mahony’s Senior Infants have been having great fun in school. We have been sharing our favourite books with the class, taking trips to Tír na Sí (the lovely library) and dressing up in our brilliant new Aistear Room. We really enjoyed doing some autumn art and chilling out for […]

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Amber Day

Our annual Friendship Week has begun here in Scoil Oilibhéir and this year, the boys and girls are doing something extra special to kick off their week. Our pupils and their teachers wore Amber today to promote positive mental health and to celebrate the importance of friendship. Throughout the week, each class will have the […]

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Senior Infant Projects

The children in Mrs O Bric’s Senior Infants have been very busy in school and at home this term. Once a term they have a project to do at home. This is a construction, Art and Oral language project. With their parents, they produced brilliant musical instruments this term. Ranging from home made banjos, violins, […]

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Maths Week

It is Maths Week in Scoil Oilibhéir and the children have been busy taking part in maths games and problem solving activities all week in the halla. The pupils have been using their ‘maths eyes’ throughout the school day, taking measurements of their surroundings and going on maths trails with their teachers. Well done boys […]

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Lunchtime Football Leagues

What a special occasion we had on Monday as the Lunchtime Football Leagues came to an exciting conclusion. The Girls League was won by Dublin, while Galway triumphed in the Boys League. The standard of football throughout was excellent with some fine displays of skill and Scoil Oilibhéir determination. We sincerely hope that some of […]

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Le Tour de Scoil Oilibhéir!

The Tour de France paled  in comparison to the marvellous day of cycling that we had in Scoil Oilibhéir today. The day began early as the children, accompanied by parents and teachers, gathered at the Glen in readiness for the cycle to school. All decked out in high vis and helmets the cyclists made their […]

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Out and About

The children of first class had a wonderful day today. The sun shone on them as they made their way to the community playground for a morning of fun activities. They would like to thank those parents who volunteered to accompany them to the park.

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