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  • Infants enjoying maths on the ipad

  • Yard time

  • Show Racism the Red Card

    The children on the Red Run around the village. It was three quarters of a mile and was wonderful to see that the pupils of Balrothery NS are thinking about racism and that they can run!
  • Gardaí Visit : Safety Awareness Talk

    Gardaí reminded children not to speak to strangers, to remember their parents' phone numbers and to be safe when playing.
  • Congratulations to pupils doing great work

  • Welcome

    Welcome to the Website of Scoil Oilibhéar Naofa, Balrothery, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin, Ireland. The Principal, teachers and ancillary staff send their warmest greetings to friends and past–pupils all over the world. Principal, Ms Mairéad Murphy
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    Fáilte go Website Scoil Oilibhéar Naofa, Baile an Ridire, Baile Brigín.Tá foireann de sé deag anseo: Príomh - oide, dáreag muinteoir agus triúr cúntoiri. Guimis gach beannacht ar ar gcairde agus ar iarscolairi uile na scoile seo atá scaipthe ar fud an domhain.Priomh-oide,Mairéad Bean Uí Mhúrchú
  • Our School

    St. Oliver Plunkett's is a Primary school located in North County Dublin. It is mile from Balbriggan(on the Dublin Side) and approximately 4 miles from Skerries. Pupils taking part in a healthy living project . Thank you to Supervalu for their support. The pupils are learning how to prepare simple dishes.
  • Congratulations a great award for good listening and for being kind to your friends.

  • Our Pupils using Ipads

  • Welcome

    Welcome to the Website of Scoil Oilibhéar Naofa, Balrothery, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin, Ireland. The Principal, teachers and ancillary staff send their warmest greetings to friends and past–pupils all over the world. Principal, Ms Mairéad Murphy
  • Fáilte

    Fáilte go Website Scoil Oilibhéar Naofa, Baile an Ridire, Baile Brigín.Tá foireann de sé deag anseo: Príomh - oide, dáreag muinteoir agus triúr cúntoiri. Guimis gach beannacht ar ar gcairde agus ar iarscolairi uile na scoile seo atá scaipthe ar fud an domhain.Priomh-oide,Mairéad Bean Uí Mhúrchú
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The Year of the Goat.

We celebrated Chinese New year at school with a dance workshop. Children were taught about the animals in the Chinese Calendar. Dragons were explained and their significance in Chinese folklore. The children learned a Chinese dance. 

chinese new year

Parent/teacher meetings

Parent/teacher meetings take place this Wednesday the 13th  and Thursday the 14th. Children will go home at 2.45.

Chinese New year

The Year of the Goat.

We celebrated Chinese New year at school with a dance workshop. Children were taught about the animals in the Chinese Calendar. Dragons were explained and their significance in Chinese folklore. The children learned a Chinese dance. 

chinese new year

Show Racism the Red Flag

The Yellow Flag Committee/ Student Council under the direction of Mr Callaghan and Ms Kiernan organised a Show Racism the Red Card day. The children spoke abut racism in all classes, there was an art competition for all , an assembly led by Mr Callaghan, Ms Kiernan and the Council and a Red day that included a red run around the village. 

The day reminded us all that racism has no place in our school that we treat everyone equally. Well done everyone.

show racism the red card

show racism the red card 2018

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Seachtain na Gaeilge

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St. Oliver Plunkett’s National School

School Calendar 2018/1019

School re-opens on Thursday 30th August 2018.

October/November

Mid-Term..... Monday 29th to Friday 2nd November inclusive.

December

Christmas Holidays..... School will close on Friday 21st December and re-open                                 Monday 7th January 2019

February

Parent/Teacher Meetings.....Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th February

Mid-Term...... Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd February.

March

As St.Patrick’s Day falls on a Sunday all schools will close on Monday 18th March.

April.

Easter Holidays..... Monday 15th to Friday 26th inclusive.

May.

Public Holiday.... Monday 6th May

Vacation Day..... Friday 31st May.

June

Public Holiday..... Monday 3rd June.

Vacation Day..... Tuesday 4th June.

Vacation Day..... Wednesday 5th June.

School will close on Friday 28th June for Summer Holiday.

NOTE: All schools will close on Friday 12th April 2019 which will be the final day of the school term, unless changes are required as part of contingency arrangements to make up for time loss due to unforeseen school closures.

Where contingency arrangements are required a school authority may reduce the length of the Easter break by remaining open up to and including Wednesday 17th April 2019.