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Health Promoting Schools

The children of Scoil Oilibhéir are certainly going to be fit and healthy this year. Our new Health Promoting Schools Committee are going to ensure that we stay active and they are already planning lots of fun activities for the coming year.

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Super Troopers

Faye and Paige have been Super Troopers this year and have completed the Laya Healthcare Active Journal with their parents everyday. Maith sibh a chailíní!

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Scoil Oilibhéir Danceathon

Whew! We are all happily exhausted after a great day’s exercise today. Luckily the sun shone as the entire school took to the yard today to perform a number of dances for the Danceathon which was the culmination of Active Schools Week. Although the weather was cold we soon warmed up as we got into […]

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Active Schools Week

We are all looking forward to the upcoming Danceathon which will held as a Fund Raiser on Friday. The children, and the teachers, have been practising the ‘moves’ so let’s hope that the sun shines on Friday as the whole school will perform the following dances in the yard:  Cheerleader,Footloose,Happy,Step it up, Final Countdown. The […]

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A Healthy Bunch!

With Christmas just around the corner we are all looking forward to chocolate, cakes and goodies galore! However, we are a healthy bunch here in Scoil Oilibhéir and the children pride themselves on their healthy eating habits. Our parents must be congratulated on ensuring that every lunchbox is full of nutrition.

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Well Being for our Senior Pupils

As part of the SPHE programme pupils from Fifth and Sixth Class recently attended a talk in Halla Oilibhéir on the topic of Minding Your Mental Health. Martina Ryan of Cork Mental Health Association gave children some very good strategies that should help them throughout their lives. She explained to them that good mental health […]

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Super Troopers

The Health Promoting Committee would like to thank all the parents for their help with the Food Dude Programme. We will continue to promote healthy eating in our school and it is great to see extra healthy lunchboxes every day. Another exciting initiative has now come our way. This is the Super Troopers Programme. Each […]

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Food Dudes

Scoil Oilibhéir is proud of its status as a Health Promoting School and , as such, we aim to promote healthy food and healthy habits among the children and adults in our school community. This term we will participate in the Food Dudes initiative. Food Dudes is a programme which has been developed to encourage […]

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‘Healthy Body, Healthy Mind’

Yesterday was truly a day to remember here in Scoil Oilibhéir. The day was dedicated to health and fitness and was organised by our Health Promoting School Committee. From early morning the children had the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities including Aerobics, GAA Coaching, Dancing and Playground Activities. Even the Easter Bunny […]

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Health Promoting Schools Day

Thursday 26th March will be Health Promoting Schools day here in Scoil Oilibhéir. On this day we will also celebrate the official opening of the school Activity Trail which is already very popular with the children. Mr. O’Brien and Fr. Damian have been spotted checking out the apparatus to ensure that all is in working […]

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