The prayers are learned, the Child of Prague is out and the outfits are ready……all that remains is for us to wish all of our Communicants the very best for a happy and holy day tomorrow. We hope that the sn will shine on the boys and girls and on their families as they make […]
Mrs. Cronin’s fifth class studied Peat Bogs yesterday. They learned how to ‘foot turf’ and would like to thank Ms.Dillon and her Dad who were kind enough to bring them some turf to work with.
Summer has come in earnest to Scoil Oilibhéir. Our ‘green fingered’ students are delighted to see the fruits of their labour in the poly tunnel. We have peas, mange tout, squash, potatoes, tomatoes, lettuce, rocket, strawberries, onions, basil and parsley in abundance. We also have sunflowers grown from seed and the students have planted these […]
Pupils from St.Aidan’s Transition year woodwork class visited us today with more Bird houses and Fairy doors that they created for an Eco Project. The Bird Boxes that they have put up on our fairy trail have been up-cycled from old wood, bottle tops, leftover paint, cans, plastic paint etc. These students have qualified for […]
Dear Parents, As per Parents memo 25_15/16 issued last June and following consultation with the Friends of Scoil Oilibhéir we have decided to introduce a warm weather uniform for the months of May and June each year. During warm spells of weather parents have the option of sending your child to school in the summer […]
Friday 28th April 2017 will live long in the memory as being a very special day here in Scoil Oilibhéir. Friends old and new joined us for the official opening of our new classrooms. All the pupils congregated in St Oliver’s Church to await our invited guests and members of the local community. Fr John […]
Our children returned to school after the holidays with a hop and a skip! All the children, from first class to sixth, participated in skipping workshops over the past few days. The workshops included individual skipping skills, partner skipping skills, double dutch skipping and long rope games and the children thoroughly enjoyed learning and practising […]
On Friday next, April 28th, we will have the official opening of our new building which comprises six ‘state of the art’ classrooms with modern equipment and facilities. We will be joined by some old friends, and new, and we will celebrate in true Scoil Oilibhéir style with music and song. This is a very […]
What excitement we had in Scoil Oilibhéir this morning. The day began with two concerts which the children thoroughly enjoyed. However the real excitement began when Mrs Harnedy brought in the big box of tickets and the draw for the prizes began. We had fifteen winners and the children cheered as they heard the names […]
There was a great buzz around the school today as the children of Ranganna 3 and Junior Infants looked forward to performing for their families and friends. The school band and the school choir also took to the stage and the audience really enjoyed each performance. The concert really got us into the holiday spirit!