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Sporting Past Pupils

We always love to hear of the achievements of our past pupils in Scoil Oilibhéir. Some of our sporty past pupils have been very busy of late. Craig Hanafin was on the victorious Sciath na Scol Roinn A team of 2009. After he left Scoil Oilibhéir, he continued to develop his skills with his club Na […]

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Karate Exhibition

Many of our children learn Karate after school in Halla Oilibhéir. They are lucky to have the opportunity to study the discipline with Mr. Liam Griffin. Today these students put on a display for their school mates and what a treat it was to see these boys and girls show off their skills. We were […]

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City Sports Success

The day of the City Sports is always eagerly awaited by the athletes in Scoil Oilibheir. We have a long tradition of success and our athletic boys and girls have been taking part in this wonderful event for thirty four years! Yesterday our athletes took to the track in miserable conditions but they were not […]

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Indoor Camogie

Congratulations to the fourth class camogie team, who took part in the County Finals of the Premier section of the Indoor Camogie Competition in Na Piarsaigh GAA club this morning.  Although we did not come away as champions, the girls gave two fantastic performances and represented the school very well.  Maith sibh, a chailíní! We have no […]

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Glen Rovers/St. Nicks Presentation

Our good friends in Glen Rovers/St.Nicks Underage Section paid a very special visit to Scoil Oilibhéir today. They were greeted by all of our girls and boys who were dressed in the colours of the Glen and St.Nicks. The Glen / Nicks Underage have fund raised considerably and invested nearly €2000 in equipment for the use of […]

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Girls’ Football

Congratulations to the Scoil Oilibhéir Girls’ Football team on a hard-fought Sciath na Scol campaign, which came to an end this week.  All of the players, ably lead by team captains Sinéad, Chloe and Laurie, worked extremely hard since the return to school.  The girls demonstrated great determination, skill and hard work.  They never once […]

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Karate Demonstration

What a treat our younger boys and girls had today when they came to the halla to see a karate demonstration by some of our pupils, both past and present. The children were enthralled to see the moves and sequences performed so well by pupils who attend karate classes in our school hall after school. […]

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Congratulations

Congratulations to Seán Cronin in Mrs Woods 6th class who played football Primary Game for Cork on Sunday in Thurles against Tipperary. He was one of our best players on the Scoil Oilibhéir team this year and he played well again on Sunday. Congratulations also to Caitlin Brosnan who was picked to play for the […]

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Scoil Oilibhéir Hurling Season 2016

The Scoil Oilibhéir boys team had a great season in the Sciath na Scol Hurling Championships this year. After a number of trials, the panel was picked and training began before Christmas. There was a mix of boys from 6th and 5th as usual, and even some from 4th class. The level of skill by the […]

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Special Visitors

We were delighted to welcome some very special visitors to the school this morning. Many of our past pupils, who are successful Camogie players with the Glen, came to talk to the children about playing sport and being involved with a club. Mary Newman and Mary Sheehan were accompanied by Leanne O’Sullivan, Kaylyn Lee,  Eimear […]

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