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Carlingford Play Park and Picnic

We’d a great day today enjoying a picnic on the green in Carlingford, visiting the beach and playing with our class in the play park. What a fantastic way to make the most this amazing weather!
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Craic in Kikeel

First and second class had a fantastic time on their school tour last week.
We firstly learned about being safe on the beach from a life guard. We then got a chance to sit in the RNLI boat and try out … Continue reading

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Early Irish Music Workshop

All pupils in St. Oliver’s N.S. got the opportunity last week to take part in a wonderful interactive workshop on Early Musical Instruments from those made from bones by early man to instruments played by the vikings and early Irish … Continue reading

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Communicant’s Charity Donation

Lots of the children in 2nd class, who made their First Holy Communion recently, decided to combine some of their communion money and make a charitable donation to help children in Ireland who need it.
They decided to donate €100 to the … Continue reading

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Excellence Awards May

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Investigating Hedgerows

We’ve been taking advantage of the lovely May weather by investigating the different types of plants, trees, insects and animals we can find in our local hedgerows.
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March Assembly

Senior Infants presented on Freedom during our March Assembly.
Our school choir treated us to another wonderful performance during Assembly.
Finally, some of our fantastic pupils were presented with Excellence Awards for their outstanding behaviour and attitude during the month.
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Wonderful Water

During World Water Day last month, we learned about the devastating effect oil spills have on sea creatures like penguins.
We then created lava lamps based on the principle that oil is less dense and floats on water. 
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Brilliant Book Day Celebrations

We had a wonderful array of book characters in our school on Friday as we celebrated the end of our book celebration week.
Thank you to all the pupils and their very creative parents who put such a huge effort into … Continue reading

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Creative Corner Bookmarks

As we were celebrating books this week, we designed and made some very creative corner bookmarks.
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