Art Oilibhéir

The school halla has been very busy all afternoon as teachers and pupils put the finishing touches to their works of art. As always the work of our talented pupils is truly breathtaking and we are sure that you will be very impressed with the finished product. Art Oilibhéir will be open to the public […]

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Solution to Maths Riddle

The solution to yesterday’s puzzle is as follows: The traveller asked “which road goes to your village?” He would then take the road the villager pointed to as a truthful person will always point to the truthful village and a liar will also always point to the truthful village.

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Céilí Mór Sa Chlós

Anyone passing Scoil Oilibhéir today would have been fascinated by sight of over 700 hundred children singing and dancing in the yard. As our celebration of Seachtain na Gaeilge continued, a Céilí Mór was held sa chlós. Guided by Ms. Barry Murphy, the children from third to sixth class thoroughly enjoyed trying out Falla Luimní. […]

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Maths Riddle

This week’s puzzle requires a little bit of thinking – Can you work it out? We will publish the solution tomorrow. A traveller comes to a fork in the road which leads to two villages. In one village the people always tell lies, and in the other village the people always tell the truth. The […]

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Iontas Gaeilge (Flashmob) sa Chathair

We are already half way through Seachtain na Gaeilge and both the children and teachers are thoroughly enjoying all the activities organised. Everybody is making a great effort to use their cúpla focal right throughout the day. With this in mind some of the sixth class pupils wrote an account of their trip to the […]

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Seisiúin Cheoil – Seachtain na Gaeilge

With Seachtain na Gaeilge in full flow in Scoil Oillibhéir, it is impossible to walk through the halla or indeed any corridor without being greeting by singing or music. Thursday and Friday have been no exception, with pupils from First to Sixth CLass enjoying Ceolchoirm sa Halla. The Fifth and Sixth Class Seisiúin Cheoil saw […]

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Handwriting Winners

We have always been proud of the high standard of our handwriting in Scoil Oilibhéir. Recently we received the wonderful news that three of our pupils have been awarded prizes in the INTO/EBS Handwriting Competition. Keiron Acierto from Junior Infants has been awarded 2nd place in his category. Riogh Amancio, Second Class, has been awarded […]

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Bingo Night a Great Success

  A great night’s entertainment was had by all at Murphy’s Rock last night as the Friends of Scoil Oilibhéir hosted their annual Bingo Night. There was a wonderful turnout to support the school – and also to try and scoop the jackpot of €500! Congratulations to all our winners on the night, and to […]

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Senior Infants Take Care of Poor Bert

  During the week Ms. English’s Senior Infant class have been learning about ‘an dochtúir’. When they heard that Ms. Bowe’s teddy Bert was very sick and in need of an urgent operation they immediately offered to take care of him and to help him recover. They have written some stories to explain how Bert […]

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Flashmob Sa Chathair

Bhí an spórt ag na ranganna a sé sa chathair inniu nuair a ghlac siad párt in ‘Iontas Ghaeilge’. The children of Sixth Class had a wonderful time this afternoon when they took part in a Flashmob in Cork City. Throughout the last week the teachers and children have been quietly rehearsing the steps to […]

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