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A Busy Term Ahead

Well, it was back to school with gusto this week after the Easter break and we are looking forward to a very busy term ahead. Our sixth classes are making final preparations for their ‘big day’ on April 23rd when they will receive the sacrament of Confirmation. It is an exciting time for these boys […]

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Easter Raffle

There was great excitement in Scoil Oilibhéir this morning as the children awaited our monster raffle. The Friends of Scoil Oilibhéir were very busy getting everything organised before the classes came to the halla for the draw. The children waited with bated breath as Mr O’Driscoll showed them the big box of tickets…the children had […]

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Easter Concert

There was great excitement in school today as the children of Ranganna 3, Ranganna 1, the school choir and the school band all took to the stage to perform for their families and friends. Some of our very talented children also recited poems and sang solos. Every performance was outstanding and the wonderful music was […]

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Monster Easter Raffle

As is the tradition in Scoil Oilibhéir the FOSO be hold a monster raffle at Eastertime. This is our main fundraiser for the year and all monies raised will be used to enhance the educational experiences of our children. A big ‘thank you’  to everyone who has already bought tickets…… more available from school if […]

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Easter Concert

As the Easter break draws near so too does our annual Easter Concert. This year the concert will feature   Ranganna 1, Ranganna 3, School Choir and School Band. The children have been rehearsing and they are really looking forward to entertaining you all on Thursday 22nd. Tickets are selling fast but there are still some […]

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I’ll blow your house down!!

Ms Coakley’s Junior Infant room was visited this week by a very strange wolf indeed……he came in the shape of a hairdryer!! The children had read the story of the Three Little Pigs so they built some houses made of straws, sticks and bricks. The children of An Droichead joined them and together they had […]

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Brat Bán Sneachta!!

The children of Scoil Oilibhéir are no ‘snowflakes’ when it comes to the weather! Children, parents and staff all smiled this morning as they trudged to school in the snow. No doubt they are already planning snowmen and snowball fights for the afternoon!!

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Let’s make Music

Our Junior Infants just love to sing and they enjoy nothing better than to get together for a ‘sing song’! Today the children of An Droichead welcomed their buddies from Ms Murphy’s class and the children sang some happy songs together.

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Learning with iPads

The children of Scoil Oilibhéir are so lucky to be able to use iPads to enhance their learning. The Junior Infants worked on letters, sounds and words this week and what fun they had as they played an educational game together on the iPads.

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Open Night a Great Success

What a night we had here in Scoil Oilibhéir last Tuesday! It was wonderful to see so many present and prospective parents visiting the school and enjoying all the activities and initiatives that we have to offer. Of course the children themselves were delighted to see their parents come to the school and they were […]

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