Category Archives: The Arts

Planes, Pools, and Picnics!

On Friday, 5th and 6th class travelled to Lisburn. Our first stop was the ‘Ulster Aviation Society’. The children had a fantastic time exploring different aircraft from World War 2. We then went to the Waterpark in Lisburn. The children … 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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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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Rainforests

5th and 6th class got very creative this week. We have been learning all about Rainforests around the world. The class split up into groups and carried out their own research. They were then able to create a model of … Continue reading

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Art Club

Some examples of the art work created by the art club this term.
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Art Club

We enjoyed being creative this week in art club!
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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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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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