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Tús Maith !

It is always very exciting to see our new Junior Infants coming to ‘big school’ for the first time. This year the infants had a treat in store on their first day – they went to see the fairy doors in the garden. We have no doubt that the sprinkling of magic fairy dust will […]

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Grassheads in the Polytunnel

Ms. Lomasney’s Junior Infants have been very busy in the polytunnel. They were delighted to see that their ‘grassheads’ have grown fine heads of hair – in fact they may need a trim before the children take them home!!

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Fairy Doors

Ms Lomasney’s class have been busy painting fairy doors and they have created some excitement in the infant corridor! They sprinkled a little glitter to “attract” the fairies to take up residence and it looks like Mrs Harnedy will soon have some tiny new neighbours!!

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Fun in the Garden

The children of the junior classes just love putting their wellies on and going out to play in the garden….. a little drop of rain does not deter them from enjoying playtime!

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Teddy Bears Picnic

The children of Junior Infants always enjoy a picnic and what better buddy to bring along than your favourite teddy!

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Green Fingers

Ms. Lomasney’s Junior Infants have been very busy recently. They enjoyed planting some summer flowers.

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Infants get Creative

Our Junior Infants love that old favourite’ Márla’ and they really use their imaginations to create some wonderful work. They work hard to roll, pinch and press the márla into shape and they love to talk about their creations.    

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Green Day

The pupils of Scoil Oilibhéir got into the holiday spirit as they dressed in green for St. Patrick’s Day. The school was a blaze of  green, white and gold yesterday as the children sported leipreachán hats and shamrocks, green tutus and Ireland jerseys. The infant classes in particular love to dress up and they really […]

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Reading Buddies

Working together has always been very important in Scoil Oilibhéir and throughout the year many of our older pupils work with the younger classes. This has great benefits for everybody involved. Recently some of our Senior Infants pupils visited their friends in sixth class to enjoy some stories. The sixth class pupils are interested in […]

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Literacy Lift Off

A lovely ceremony took place this morning in Seomra 1, Mrs Dowers Room, to mark the completion of the Literacy Lift Programme in that room over the past eight weeks. The children were presented with certificates to celebrate their hard work and their parents were invited to this ceremony. All four staff members; Mrs Dower, […]

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