February fun in 4th class!

Earlier this month, ‘Pepper’ ,a Syrian hamster, paid a visit to Ms. Lane’s 4th class .  There was great excitement amongst the pupils as they learned all about the hamster’s life span, diet and habitat. The hamster was made so welcome and comfortable that he even had a little snooze during his visit.   We also welcomed […]

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New Books in 6th class

Mrs Traynor’s 6th class were the lucky recipients of a set of new novels very generously donated by St. Aidan’s Community School. The highly acclaimed books, The Breadwinner, were presented to the children by First Year children and past pupils of Scoil Oilibhéir. All pupils in 6th class are very grateful and we look forward to reading the book and sharing our reviews […]

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Chinese New Year

On Tuesday February 5th some boys and girls in Scoil Oilibhéir celebrated Chinese New Year 2019- the year of the pig. In Room 4, Mrs Wong visited to tell the 1st class children all about the Chinese New year. The children were given red envelopes with coins in them and also taught how to use […]

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We sing a song to Brigid, Brigid brings the spring

Believe it or not, spring is finally here! Ms Stoke’s 3rd class celebrated St Brigid’s day on February 1st by learning about St Brigid and making St Brigid’s crosses.  

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Friday Fun!

After a busy week, Senior Infants from Room 1 went on an adventure to visit their buddies in Ms McCarthy’s 6th class where they did some dancing, played some card games and chatted with their friends. Thank you to Ms McCarthy and her class for being so friendly and welcoming!  

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Coding and Animation club

Following a very successful 6 weeks of Coding and Animation club before Christmas, Ms O’Mahony, Ms O’Brien and students from 3rd and 4th class have been developing new skills and learning about  computer programming, coding and stop motion animation this term. Check out the photos below to see students making their stop motion animation movies. […]

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Operation Transformation

The boys and girls in Scoil Oilibhéir have been taking part in Operation Transformation since the beginning of January. The children have been running, walking and taking part in other fitness games each day in their classrooms and in the yard with their teachers. Well done boys and girls!

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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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Scoil Oilibheir Visiting Nursing homes

Below is a link to the official footage of Mr Brosnan and his class visiting the nursing homes with our initiative co-ordinator Mrs Kelly, our guitarist Mr O’Driscoll and Mrs Sheehan. Well done to all of the children and families involved- your kindness was greatly appreciated by the residents and care workers as you can […]

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Visiting the Elderly

The boys and girls from Mr Brosnan’s 5th class visited nursing homes last Wednesday as part of Mrs Kelly’s annual Christmas Cart Initiative with Red FM. The Red Patrollers came to say hello to Mr Brosnan’s and Mrs Kelly’s classes before escorting the children to the Red FM bus. Rang 5 were waved off by […]

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