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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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The Good Old Days

The West End came to the North End of Cork when the pupils of 4th class put on a performance in front of a VIP guest audience including Mr. O’Brien and Mrs. Horgan. Pupils wanted to highlight the work that Cill Bara does in helping children to reach their potential and the play, which took […]

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A Special Visitor

This morning we welcomed a very special visitor to the school. Our past pupil Emma Murphy (Rang 6 2014), who is a member of the All- Ireland winning Cork minor camogie team, came to visit bringing with her the Sighle Nic an Ultaigh Cup. This was a historic win for Cork as it was our […]

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Sports for all Day

The pupils of Scoil Oilibhéir skipped to school today with even more than their usual enthusiasm……. a day of fun and games lay instore. The younger pupils made their way to the playground in Kempton Park while the senior pupils headed off to The Glen. The little ones also had a bouncy castle….what more could […]

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Thank You Day

  Here in Scoil Oilibhéir we have always had a very special relationship with parents, and indeed grandparents,who are after all the primary educators of their children. This special partnership has blossomed over the years and parents have given continued support to every new initiative and project that the school has undertaken in order to […]

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City Sports

Our school has a great winning tradition at the Cork City Sports and this year was no exception. Our athletics team headed off to CIT last Friday with high hopes and they were not disappointed. Having trained hard with Mrs O’Bric and Mrs Traynor they were ready for the big day. As always the competition […]

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