Céilí Mór sa Chlós

Bhí lá iontach againn i Scoil Oilibhéir inniu. Ghlac gach duine páirt san Cheilí mór sa chlós agus bhain gach éinne taitneamh as an rince agus as an gcéiliúradh. What a day of celebration we had in Scoil Oilibhéir today. The children came to school all dressed in green and ready for fun – leprechauns […]

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A Visit to St. Aidan’s

Mrs.Quinlan’s 4th class were invited to St.Aidan’s yesterday for ceilí dancing and cookery! We had great fun dancing “The walls of Limerick” and “The siege of Ennis”. We baked delicious chocolate chip cookies too!

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Ceolchoirm sa Halla

Seachtain na Gaeilge is in full swing here in Scoil Oilibhéir and today the children had the opportunity to entertain each other by performing some Irish songs and poems. We also had some Irish dancing and the highlight of the morning was when the children performed Ag Canadh sa Bháisteach and An Dreoilín. One junior […]

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Cór Fhéile na Scol

Last night our school choir performed on the big stage….in the City Hall. Our choir, under the baton of Ms Ward and accompanied by Ms Betty Fitzgerald, performed a medley from Beauty and the Beast. The costumes and the singing were outstanding and it is fair to say that they brought the house down!! Well […]

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Seachtain na Gaeilge

Tá Seachtain na Gaeilge buailte linn i Scoil Oilibhéir agus táimid go léir ag súil go mór leis an gceiliúradh a bheidh ar siúl againn i rith na seachtaine. Seachtain na Gaeilge is upon us and the children are looking forward to a celebration of all things Irish during the week. Beidh seisiún ceoil againn […]

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Beauty and the Beast

Next week will be very exciting for the children in Cór Oilibhéir – they are performing a Beauty and the Beast medley in Cór Fhéile na Scol in the City Hall on Tuesday night. Today the rest of the children got a sneak preview of the performance as the choir had their dress rehearsal for […]

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I’ll blow your house down!!

Ms Coakley’s Junior Infant room was visited this week by a very strange wolf indeed……he came in the shape of a hairdryer!! The children had read the story of the Three Little Pigs so they built some houses made of straws, sticks and bricks. The children of An Droichead joined them and together they had […]

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Brat Bán Sneachta!!

The children of Scoil Oilibhéir are no ‘snowflakes’ when it comes to the weather! Children, parents and staff all smiled this morning as they trudged to school in the snow. No doubt they are already planning snowmen and snowball fights for the afternoon!!

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All in a Day’s Work!

Every day is an exciting day here in Scoil Oilibhéir and the children of An Droichead have been making the most of the simple things in life – making sandwiches, giving a friend a ‘hair do’, planting some bulbs and enjoying a good book…all in a day’s work!!

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Blankets of Hope

The children of 6th class have been thinking of those who are less fortunate than themselves. They have been busy for the past few weeks making blankets for the Blankets of Hope project run by the Cork Cancer Care Centre. These blankets will be given to children who are undergoing treatment for cancer and they […]

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