Category Archives: Environmental Awareness

Recycling Water

We are getting great use out of our water butt. This week, we were able to use it to wash our art equipment. The children are making a great effort to not waste any water at St. Olivers! 
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World Record Attempt – Register NOW!!

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Weather Warnings for Monday 16th Oct 2017

Department of Education’s guidelines published on severe weather warnings https://goo.gl/E6o8fo this is a PRECAUTIONARY notice to make you aware that Carlingford/Omeath areas are presently considered high orange weather status for severe winds! https://goo.gl/nydhEP this means we are being vigilant, giving … Continue reading

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They are at it again! We are all awash with paint- Thank you to the Tidy Towns and PA

The Parents’ Association and Carlingford Tidy  Towns on Saturday 7th Oct 2017 worked as a team to complete painting on the Infants side of the school.

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Senior Infants and Junior Infants off to a fun start.

The Senior Infants have been showing the new Junior Infants the ropes here in St. Oliver’s where we have had a fun filled September. There has been plenty of exploring and investigating as well as a huge amount of imaginative … Continue reading

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Signs of Autumn

Senior Infants and First Class were busy this week observing trees and looking for signs of Autumn. They took note of the different colours on leaves. They found conkers, acorns and pine cones. They picked a tree to observe throughout … Continue reading

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Weekend Makeover for St Oliver’s NS Building!

Our school has been given a makeover this weekend and it looks fantastic! It is a great surprise and an unexpected gift.

We want to say a big thank you to all of those who made this happen.
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Bank of Ireland National Enterprising Town Awards

Well done to the group of children who represented St. Oliver’s at the Bank of Ireland National Enterprising Town Awards in Carlingford this week. The pupils were interviewed by the judges. They all were able to confidently speak about the … Continue reading

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Coastal Clean

The Green Schools committee and some other pupils at St Oliver’s successfully carried out a beach clean. They all did a fantastic job at picking up the litter to help protect our environment. Well done!
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Minibeast hunt

Junior Infants have been learning about creepy crawlies this month. We learned about the different types of minibeasts and then went on a minibeast hunt in the school yard.
Have a look at our photographs.
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