Category Archives: Grow Award 2017

St Oliver’s Parents’ Association Receive Award of Recognition

NPC Fred O’Connell Award

The Award ceremony took place at the NPC Education Conference 2017, today 10th of June 2017 in the National College of Ireland.
The NPC Fred O’Connell Award recognises innovative partnership work between parents and schools which supports children … Continue reading

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Busy gardening in the sun!

The pupils of St. Oliver’s made the most of the gorgeous weather this week. With the help of parents, we had a productive and fun morning working hard in our beautiful garden.
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GROW Committee Achieving Greatness!

The GROW committee is having a very busy and exciting year. All members are responsible for leading our school and making their environment cleaner, greener and more sustainable.

Our GROW committee has been having regular meetings. 
The committee has helped the pupils, … Continue reading

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Playground Heaven for Activity and Relaxation

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We have been working very hard both in school and out in the yard, promoting ways of introducing our children to good physical, emotional and mental health through our SPHE curriculum and most naturally through our … Continue reading

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Great Growing!

It has been over two weeks since all the pupils started their planting. Since then, some of the items that were planted have been in the classrooms. Pupils have carried out great work making sure they were watered and taken … Continue reading

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Planting with JI and SI

Spring is a time for new life and so Junior Infants and Senior Infants have been busy planting. We had so much fun learning outdoors. Thank you to all the parents who helped us. 
 
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Senior Infants Plant Pea Seeds!

Senior Infants had a great opportunity last week. We planted pea seeds. We filled our own pots plant pots with compost and then popped in the seeds. We are taking very good care of them in our classroom. Thank you … Continue reading

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Sunny Sunflowers!

Each pupil in 5th/6th class got to plant their own sunflower last week. We can’t wait to see how high they will grow!
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Earth Hour

Earth Hour takes place this Saturday!
Around the globe, millions of people, businesses, and landmarks set aside an hour to host events, switch off their lights, and make noise for climate change action. This year Earth Hour is at 8:30pm on 25 March 2017. Louth County … Continue reading

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School Science Show and Exhibition

We ended Engineering Week in style this year with our School Science Show and Exhibition.
Infants right up to 6th class presented their science investigations this year to the whole school and afterwards there was an exhibition in each class so … Continue reading

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