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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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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
The children of First class were not deterred by the seasonal weather this morning as they took to the garden on a Maths Trail. Ms Cronin set up the trail bright and early and the children had great fun finding the Halloween symbols and working out the problems.
What a wonderful morning we had in Scoil Oilibhéir today! At 12 noon many of our parents gathered in the halla to see the Friends of Scoil Oilibhéir present a cheque for €13,463 to the school. Our Parents Association are always active around the school and are willing to help at every school occasion. Fundraising […]
Scoil Oilibhéir, Ballyvolane, Cork.