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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First Confession

The pupils of Second Class made their First Confession on Tuesday night. Some of the pupils tell us about their special night below. My First Confession On Tuesday night I made my First Confession. I arrived at St. Oliver’s church at 6:45pm. I came to the church with my Mom and my Dad. All our […]

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4th Class Enjoy Garda Band Concert

On Friday, 22nd February our Fourth Class pupils travelled to Neptune Stadium to listen to the Band of An Garda Síochána. There was great excitement outside the venue as the children were welcomed by the mounted unit. Inside Neptune Stadium the children had an opportunity to talk to members of the band, with some lucky […]

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Maths Puzzle Solution

Yesterday we challenged you to solve the following puzzle: Given a 5-litre jar and a 3-litre jar and an unlimited supply of water, how would you measure out 4 litres exactly? Here is the solution: Fill the 3-litre jar and pour it into the empty 5-litre jar. Fill the 3-litre jar again, and pour enough […]

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Bingo Night

The Friends of Scoil Oilibhéir are organising a Bingo Night in Murphy’s Rock on Wednesday 6th March at 8:00 pm. €1,000 must be won on the night. 1st three games – €50 for a line, €100 full house Jack pot games – €50 for a line, €500 full house Book of tickets €10 (Includes Jackpot […]

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Try Your Hand at this Maths Puzzle

This term in Scoil Oilibhéir all classes are focusing on maths puzzles and riddles. Not only are these very enjoyable for the children (and teachers!) but they also develop logical thinking and a strategic approach to problem solving. Why not try your hand at the puzzle below? We will post the solution on the site […]

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Sciath na Scol Indoor Hurling and Camogie

The boys and girls on our 3rd and 4th class hurling and camogie teams have been in action recently in the Sciath na Scol Indoor Tournaments. The talent that was displayed by the players in the blue Scoil Oilibhéir jerseys was fantastic and they can be proud of their performances. Every player who took part […]

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