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!!
The Health Promoting and Active Committee is hoping to organise a collection of non-perishable food items for St Vincent de Paul this Christmas. This collection will start on Tuesday 3rd December. The Committee members will be in the hall every morning to collect these items for anyone who would like to make a contribution. We […]
Today, the boys and girls in Scoil Oilibhéir gathered on the yard to celebrate the hard work of The Green Schools Committee and The Active Schools Committee. Scoil Oilibhéir was awarded The Green Flag for the theme of ‘The Marine Environment’ and it is the schools fifth green flag. The future is bright for Scoil […]