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New books in Tír na Sí

Tír ns Si, the school library, has received over 200 new books in the last few days. In an effort to capture all interests we have a large variety of books in the new stock. We have new books in many areas including sport,  environmental issues, irish legends and historical fiction, just to mention a few. […]

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Water Safety

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 […]

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School Uniform 2020/2021

Junior and Senior Infants: Scoil Oilibhéir tracksuit & yellow crested polo shirt.   All other pupils Rang 1- Rang 6 Scoil Oilibhéir tracksuit & yellow crested polo shirt for PE. Boys: SO crested navy jumper, blue shirt, SO tie, grey pants, dark socks and shoes. Girls: SO navy crested jumper, blue shirt, SO tie , […]

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Calling All J.K. Rowling Fans!

If you love J.K. Rowling and her books why not check out her new book ‘The Ickabog’ for free on https://www.theickabog.com/read-the-story/ The Ickabog will be published for free on this website, in instalments, over the next seven weeks, a chapter (or two, or three), at a time. J.K. Rowing is also running an illustration competition. […]

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Celebrating Diversity

The 3 R’s of Respect, Responsibility and Reaction are the foundation stones in terms of how we treat each other in Scoil Oilibhéir and the wider world. The most important of these is Respect. Below are some examples of books that highlight and celebrate different races, ethnicities, cultures and backgrounds. EPIC, a website we are […]

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CHESS DURING LOCKDOWN

Many of our students in Scoil Oilibhéir had just started learning the beautiful game of chess before our schools closed. Players had learned basic movies, “Castling” and the “Kiss of Death”. Here are some videos to refresh your mind of these moves. Chess for Beginners – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KlTEQZ5Sy4E Kiss of Death – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mIY_cuuVIWo Castling – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ptPS5q_JvD0 […]

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