The junior children in An Droichead really enjoyed school sports day today. A firm favorite was the water bucket challenge. Keep a further eye on Facebook to see some more pictures with their mainstream classes.
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Red Day Community Walk: Wednesday 1st February
Parents/guardians, We will have a spring in our step and start the month of February as we mean to go on by having a “Red Day Community Walk“. We are very passionate about establishing health messages and healthy habits within our school community. This will be on Wednesday 1st February (weather permitting) leaving the school grounds at 1:30pm. […]
Cork Athletics Week 1st-10th July
Cork Athletics Week takes place from 1st to 10th July 2022 in numerous venues. This year there is free events for children aged 6-12 in: Monday 4th – Clonakilty AC Tuesday 5th – Munster Technological University AC Wednesday 6th – Munster Technological University AC Thursday 7th – Bweeng Trailblazers AC Thursday 7th – Bandon AC Friday 8th – West Muskerry AC Saturday 9th – […]
City Sports in MTU
Our hugely talented athletic team traveled to the MTU on Friday the 3rd of May to take part in the annual City Sports event. They spent many weeks training for this big day and all in Scoil Oilibhéir couldn’t be prouder of their achievements. They displayed such positive attitudes all the way through and ran brilliantly […]
Great Fun Had at the Sciath na Scol Football Blitzes!
Our girls and boys football teams had great fun over the last few days when they took part in the Sciath na Scol Football Blitzes. We played matches against Scoil na nÓg, Ovens NS and Gaelscoil Uí Drisceoil to the Glen Field. The girls and boys in blue played some great matches and showed some […]
Fun in the Park by An Droichead 2
Today was school sports day for the Infants in An Droichead 2. Afterwards, we continued the fun by going to the park and having an ice cream. It was the best day ever!
Ollies Abú for the Boys in Blue- Robert Downey visits ahead of Sciath Na Scol Final!
Our Sciath na Scol Boys Hurling Team have been training hard for their upcoming final in Páirc Uí Rinn. They had a very special guest at training on Friday. Cork and Glen Rovers star Robert Downey visited the school. He had words of advice and encouragement for the lads and put them through their paces […]
Athletics in Rang 3
In May, Mrs Murphy’s class we took part in the athletics day in MTU. The school received a bag of athletics equipment that will be put to good use by all classes!
Awesome Athletics In Seomra 19!
The children from Seomra 19 were lucky to be chosen to participate in an athletics programme for 4 weeks in connection with Cork Sports Partnership. They learnt a lot of new skills including the javelin, relay racing and hurdling. Their coach Ray was fantastic and they really enjoyed his coaching sessions. They will take part […]
New Active Walkways signs in Scoil Oilibhéir!
6th class engaged in some great ‘learning on the move’ today getting to grips with the new Active Walkway signs. The control points (signs) are placed all around the school grounds and provide endless opportunities for children to learn and be active at the same time. Today the children took on an orienteering challenge and […]