Category Archives: St. Oliver’s N.S.

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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Cooley Credit Union Races 2017

Cooley Credit Union Races 2017
Thursday 27th April 2017 at 6.30pm sharp
Glenmore Track at Bush School
Sprints 1st-6th Class, Pre-School & Infants Sprints, 600m 4th,5th,6th Class
Turbo Javelin 1st,2nd,3rd Class, Longjump 5th & 6th Class
(only one event per student)
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Mindfulness Practice for pupils to continue at home with Parents-

Mindfulness Techniques from ‘Paws.b’
 
The 6 themes are as follows:
1. Brain Training – this is the neuro-scientific part of the programme where the children learn about 4 main areas of the brain & what they do & how they can be … Continue reading

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3RD PLACE IN HYMN SINGING IN NEWRY FEIS

Congratulations to all the children who took part again today. You were fantastic and all in St Oliver’s are so proud of your amazing singing and wonderful positive attitude. What a musical TEAM! We are back to school with yet … Continue reading

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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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2 Fabulous Feis Wins

Congratulations to all the members of the St Oliver’s Fun Choir- the choir by choice . All the children performed with such amazing enthusiasm and  energy in both competitions today that they came 1st place in both “The Action Song” … 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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Thomas Darcy Magee Project

This term, 5th and 6th class pupils have been learning about ‘The Great Famine’. They focused on Thomas Darcy Magee who was born in Carlingford. They carried out research and learned a great deal about this famous figure in history. … Continue reading

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Easter Art

5th/6th class created their own bunny during art this week using a variety of designs. They really enjoyed contrasting the different patterns. 
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