Staff Meeting

We will hold a staff meeting on Monday next, May 27th. All pupils will go home at 12 noon on this date. Please ensure that your child is collected at this time.

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Sport For All Day 2013

Sport for All Day is an element of the school physical education programme. We are planning to hold this year’s Sport for All Day on Tuesday May 28th, weather permitting. If the weather is unsuitable on Tuesday, however, we will go ahead with the day on Wednesday 29th or Thursday 30th. Please note that the […]

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City Sports Success

Congratulations to our athletes who represented Scoil Oilibhéir at the Cork Schools City Sports in Páirc Uí Chaoimh yesterday. We were very lucky with the weather and our boys and girls performed fantastically, competing amongst over 4000 athletes from schools all over Cork City and County. To represent your school at this event is a […]

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Peer Turoring in Rang 3

Every year in Scoil Oilibheir each 3rd class engages in a peer tutoring reading project in the middle term of the school year. This reading initiative is done Monday through Thursday and continues for eight weeks. During this time the children abandon their everyday text books and use a variety of fact and fiction books […]

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CAPER

CAPER stands for Children And Parents Enjoy Reading.  It is part of our homework and it makes us better at reading.  There are different levels.  As you get older the books get harder.  In our class, we write a book report when we finish a book.  My class loves CAPER.  It is our favourite part […]

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Student Achievement Assembly

An assembly was held last Thursday to celebrate the many wonderful achievements of the pupils in our junior classes. In the past few months these pupild have excelled themselves across a wide number of areas, scouts, hurling, Tae Kwan Do, Brigini, tennis, boxing, basketball, running, fishing andart to name but a few. Special mention was […]

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Gymnastics and Irish Dancing Success

Last week was a very busy time for three of our girls. On Thursday, sixth class pupil Caoimhe Prendergast travelled to the Irish Nationals dance championship in Dublin, where she placed 47th out of 147. The Prendergast family had no chance to rest after this marvellous achievement as Caoimhe’s younger sister Sadhbh (third class) was […]

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May Celebration of Our Lady

The May Celebration of Our Lady is always a very special part of our school calendar each year. As our Second Class children will be making their First Holy Communion on Saturday, we look forward to the May Celebration on Monday next, May 20th, beginning at twelve noon. We would like to invite all parents […]

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Book Fair 2013

Book Fair 2013 will take place on Thursday 23rd of May in Halla Scoil Oilibhéir from 9.00 am until 2.40pm. Book Fair Oilibhéir is an opportunity to see book related projects from every class in the school and also to buy a book to donate to the school to replenish the class libraries. Each book […]

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Getting Ready For My First Holy Communion

I am looking forward to my First Holy Communion. It is in five more days. We are very busy learning our prayers and practising our songs. I am saying the Prayer After Communion. It is a very exciting time for second class. We go to the church every day. We are also practising how to […]

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