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Easter Concert

Our Easter Concert, featuring Junior Infants, Third Classes, School Band and School Choir, will take place on Thursday next April 6th. The children are practising daily and look forward to entertaining you all. Tickets are available in the school office. Adults 5 euro ;  Children 3 euro.

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Nurse Abbie comes to visit

Nurse Abbie Drinan, a past pupil of Scoil Oilibhéir, came to talk to 4th class today. Children from An Droichead joined the class for the talk. Nurse Abbie  explained some basic surgical procedures and showed the children how to correctly clean a blood wound and how to apply a bandage. She also took the children’s […]

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Scoil Oilibhéir was a very busy place this morning as parents, grandparents and friends flocked to see one of our school concerts. The school choir, the school band, fourth classes and sixth classes all performed and the audience enjoyed some fantastic song, dance and drama. Well done to all involved in the organisation of the […]

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School Concert

The children of Scoil Oilibhéir are busy preparing for a Spring Concert. This time it is the turn of Second and Fourth classes who are really looking forward to entertaining you on Thursday, March 16th. They will be joined on the day by Banna Ceoil na Scoile and Cór na Scoile. Tickets are now available […]

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The Fairy Trail

The Transition year woodwork class from St. Aidans, together with their teachers Adrian Lyons and Donal Warren, visited Scoil Oilibhéir yesterday. These students have been working to create and paint some bird houses and fairy doors for ‘Scoil OiliFairyland’.  Some pupils from Miss Lomasney’s Junior Infants were delighted to see more fairy doors, and magic […]

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Art Oilibhéir

Art Oilibhéir is an eagerly awaited annual event on our school calendar. The children work hard to produce beautiful artwork and they look forward to showcasing their masterpieces for parents, grandparents and friends. Today was the ‘big day’ and we were not disappointed! The school hall was a sight to behold and, from early morning, […]

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Art Oilibhéir

Art Oilibhéir is always a highlight here in Scoil Oilibhéir. Our very talented children love to express themselves through Art & Craft  and they are looking forward to displaying their beautiful work for you next week. Art Oilibhéir will take place on Thursday next, February 16th, in Halla Oilibhéir. Beidh fáilte roimh cách – See […]

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A Touch of Magic in Scoil Oilibhéir

Ms. Lomasney’s class got a wonderful surprise this morning as they braved the fog and took to the garden for a walk. It seems that the school has been visited by some ‘wee folk’ who have decided to make their homes in the trees in our garden. The children found some beautiful fairy doors and […]

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Active Breaks

Today saw the start of a new initiative in the yard at lunch time. In an effort to make lunchtime in the yard more enjoyable for the children, we introduced Games on one side of the yard. There was still plenty of space to run for those who wanted to. When it dried up, the […]

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Catholic Schools Week

Catholic Schools Week will take place in Ireland from Sunday 29th of January until  Friday February 3rd. The theme is  Learning with Pope Francis to Care for our Common Home.  Pope Francis in his encyclical Laudte Si calls on every person living on the planet to make the changes necessary to protect the planet. Grandparents […]

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