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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Maths Puzzle Solution

Yesterday we challenged you to place the digits from 1 to 9 into a 3 x 3 grid so that each row, column and diagonal added up to 15. There were a number of possible solutions. 5 must always be in the center square. Place the 1 in any middle-edge square. But now, you must […]

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Ceolchoirm

Bhí an spórt i halla na scoile ar maidin. There was great excitement in the school hall this morning as our Senior Infants and Second Class pupils gathered for a ceolchoirm to celebrate the start of Seachtain na Gaeilge. The pupils of Mrs. Dower’s class, Ms. Lomasney’s class and Ms. O’ Herlihy’s class each performed […]

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Maths Puzzle

This week our maths puzzle comes from Sixth Class pupil Aaron Mullins. The current record for completing it stands at ten minutes – can you do better? Can you insert the digits 1 to 9 into the square grid here so that wach row, column and diagonal line adds up to 15? Best of luck […]

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Seachtain na Gaeilge 2013

Tá Seachtain na Gaeilge buailte linn faoi dheireadh! Seachtain na Gaeilge 2013 has finally arrived and it is certainly set to be a busy fortnight in Scoil Oilibhéir. Not only will the children and teachers use Irish in their daily activities as much as possible, but there will also be some wonderful opportunities to celebrate […]

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Be Safe, Be Seen

You may have spotted some brightly attired Junior Infants walking to and from school recently. Each year Electric Ireland and the RSA (Road Safety Authority) sponsor reflective bibs for each Junior Infant child. This ensures that they are easy to see and remain safe both when walking to and from school and also when playing […]

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Grandparent’s Day – A Day to Remember

  The children of Rang 1 had a most memorable day with their Grandparents and Parents on the 28th of February. This day started with the Grandparents and Parents waiting in the hall decorated with blue and white balloons, flowers and well presented projects. Projects which both the Grandparents  Parents, Teachers and children worked very […]

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