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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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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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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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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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City Sports

Summer is finally here and our athletes are ready and set to go in the City Sports tomorrow June 1st. The children have trained every day over the past few weeks and are really looking forward to representing Scoil Oilibhéir tomorrow. We wish the boys and girls good luck as they take to the track […]

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Hurling Final

Today was a day to remember here in Scoil Oilibhéir as our fantastic hurlers made their way to Páirc Uí Rinn to play Carrigtwohill in the Sciath na Scol Final. Seven bus loads of supporters, all decked out in the school colours, were in fine voice as they followed the team to Páirc Uí Rinn. […]

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Sciath na Scol Final

We are all looking forward to a very exciting day on Thursday next when our boys will don the blue jersey and head to Páirc Uí Rinn to take on  St. Mary’s Carrigtwohill  in the Sciath na Scol hurling final. St. Mary’s will be strong opposition but our boys have trained hard and we know […]

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Sciath na Scol Hurling

Sciath na Scol Hurling Season- The boys in the school hurling team have been training hard since their season began before Easter. They started their Sciath na Scol campaign against Rushbrooke with a comfortable win. They then took on a fancied Cloghroe team, narrowly losing out. They showed typical Scoil Oilibhéir spirit by bouncing back […]

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