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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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Trip to the Pet Farm

The children of An Droichead 2 are always on the go….and this week they paid a visit to Grenagh Pet Farm. What a wonderful time they had, petting the animals, milking the cows, playing and having a picnic together…….a great day out!!

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Tír na Sí

Today saw the long awaited opening of our new school library, Tír na Sí…. and what a day it was! Children and staff drew out all the stops and dressed up as their favourite characters from books so there was many a Harry Potter, Wally, Cinderella, Red Riding Hood (to name but a few!) to […]

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School Council

Our Student Council in Scoil Oilibheir is made up of 6 boys and 6 girls from our 5th and 6th classes. They were elected by their classmates following an election campaign within each class. The council are the voice of the pupils in our school. They meet regularly to discuss school affairs and to put […]

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Open Night Tuesday 23rd

Well, the night is almost upon us and we can’t wait to see you all at our Open Night on Tuesday 23rd at 7pm. The children and staff are looking forward to showing you our wonderful school so come and see what we are about here in Scoil Oilibhéir. All present and prospective parents are […]

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Nollaig Shona

As we approach the end of term one for this school year, I wish to thank you most sincerely for your support and commitment to this school during the first term. As usual, it has been a busy and extremely fruitful time here in Scoil Oilibhéir. Our boys and girls have worked really hard and […]

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Thinking of Others at Christmas

A huge thank you to you,  the Scoil Oilibhéir Community, for your generous contributions to the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul over the past few weeks. The Health Promoting Committee have been organising the collection of food and goodies and they spent the morning packing the donations into a van. We are happy to […]

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Let the Festivities begin!

Christmas is nearly upon us and the festivities begin this week in Scoil Oilibhéir. Here are some important dates for your diary: Dec 6th – Christmas Carols for the Elderly, after morning Mass in St. Oliver’s Church. All Welcome. Dec 7th – Banna Cheoil na Scoile busking in Blackpool @ 10am. Dec 8th – Blessing […]

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Science Fun

The children of An Droichead 2 marked the end of science week by carrying out a fun experiment with skittles! First we placed the skittles in the bottom of a dish, around the edge. Then we put some water in, and look what happened! We made a ‘skittle rainbow’! It was lovely and colorful, and […]

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Halloween Fun

We had a lovely Halloween fun day today in An Droichead 2. We began our day by making Halloween Rice Krispie cakes for our party. Then we made some decorations, we made scary ghosts. We also made witch’s slime and loved the texture of this. We carved one of the pumpkins which was grown in […]

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