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Seashore Scavenger Hunt

We took advantage of the wonderful weather today by exploring the seashore habitat that we have been learning about in school. We managed to find most of the plants and animals we have been researching and even more!
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March Assembly

Senior Infants and 1st class presented the assembly during March on more of our school values. They impressed us with a wonderful ebook that they created as a class using book creator.
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Chess Strategies

Now that we have mastered draughts, we have started to learn all about the different pieces in chess and their properties during our maths stations. 
Some more brilliant pupils have also managed to become class champions during our multiplication Bang game.
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King John’s Castle’s Souterrain

4th, 5th and 6th were invited by the Office of Public Work to King John’s Castle on April 10th. The purpose of the afternoon was to show the pre-works site and in particular the souterrain prior to it being backfilled.
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DPSM PLAQUE OF STEM EXCELLENCE 2018 Application

DPSM PLAQUE OF STEM EXCELLENCE 2018 Application
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Pupils in St. Oliver’s N.S. are hoping to achieve the Science Foundation Ireland Discover Science and Maths Award again. We are aiming for a Plaque of STEM Excellence so we completed lots of Science activities … Continue reading

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Lá Fhéile Pádraig 2018

Bhí a lán craic againn ag an gceolchoirm sa scoil.

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Senior Science Show

All the pupils in 3th, 4th, 5th and 6th class presented at our senior science show this year. It was amazing to see all the scientific investigations that have been going on in all classrooms this year.
3rd Class demonstrated investigations … Continue reading

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Friction

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The children enjoyed investigating the effects friction can have on the distance a vehicle can travel.

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School Closure Extended to include Thursday and Friday due to Nationwide Weather Warning

 
 
 
 

 
A nationwide red weather warning has now been issued until Friday at 12:00. Therefore for the health and safety of all our pupils, parents, teachers and support staff, a decision has been made for St. Oliver’s to remain closed throughout … Continue reading

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February Assembly and Awards

The pupils in 2nd class impressed the whole school with their assembly on Friendship yesterday. Friendship is one of our school’s core values and 2nd class illustrated the importance of friendship using drama, rhyme and song.
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