Infants enjoyed wishing Mr Forde and Mrs Forrest a Happy Valentine’s Day!
The children in Scoil Oilibheir had a wonderful Valentine’s Day yesterday. The sun shone and everyone was in a great mood. The lovely positive atmosphere could be felt all around the school. The morning started with the infants walking around the school grounds spreading their love and good wishes with their friends. The children from […]
Second, fourth and fifth class enjoyed their school Sports Day today. There were many different stations including skipping, kick rounders, orienteering and an obstacle course. Ms. Daly, who is a yoga teacher, was kind enough to run a yoga station for the children also, which went down a treat. Thanks to all involved, lots of […]
Rooms 17, 18, 19, 10 , 11 ,12 and 16 really enjoyed their Sports for All day. Everyone had great fun doing the different activities that were set out.
First Class children from Rooms 6 and 7 went on their Reindeer Walk today. They wore their Christmas hats and sang Christmas carols along the way! They all had lots of fun together!
As a school community, we are always striving for ways to promote a healthy lifestyle and feel that instilling these habits are some of the most important lessons that can be learned by our children, and that they will bring with them through their lives. As teachers in Scoil Oilibhéir, Ballyvolane, we regularly emphasise the […]
Water Safety is topic that is hugely important. It is probably more important than ever this year when children could get themselves in trouble in lakes, rivers or farms that they might be visiting as most families won’t be travelling abroad. Please find below a number of links. They are all from the PAWS Water […]
Sports For All Day is usually one of the highlights for many children in the school. Unfortunately, this year, we cannot organise our Sports Day as we would usually do. Instead, we have organised a Virtual Sports For All Day and we hope that the children will take part and enjoy their day at […]
Each week Clare McSweeney will share a PE @ Home video, designed to evoke curiosity & fun while learning through movement. For each lesson Clare will focus on a fundamental movement skill that pupils can practice through enjoyable, creative activities. All activities are designed to be played in the home environment where family participation is […]
St Vincent de Paul came to fill their van last Thursday. We were delighted with the support from the school community for this event. The children on the Health Promoting Committee and Mr Brosnan’s class worked together to fill the truck and organise the collection every morning. Maith sibh!!