6th Class

Edel House Collection

Edel House Collection

During the month of December the entire school worked together to gather items needed by those living in emergency accommodation during the Christmas period. All of the girls in sixth class spent the month organizing and boxing the collection before it was picked up...

Hockey Training

Hockey Training

Sixth class had great fun playing hockey every Tuesday for six weeks before Christmas. We learned some new skills and played lots of matches during their training. Thanks to Jenny and all the other coaches for helping us develop our hockey skills at school.  ...

Credit Union Bursary

Credit Union Bursary

The school has been lucky enough to be a beneficiary of a First South Credit Union Bursary.

Sciath na Scol

Sciath na Scol

In our Sciath na Scol journey we’ve had our ups and downs. We started off with some training sessions led by Ms Burns and Ms McCarthy. We had fun carpooling to the different matches singing songs and lifting each others spirits. Losing our first match against...

6th Class trip to Lifetime Lab

6th Class trip to Lifetime Lab

On Wednesday the 5th of October we went to a workshop at the Lifetime Lab. We hopped on a bus and chatted for fifteen minutes until we arrived at our destination. Una introduced herself and brought us to the room in which we would be working for the day. We spent...

Cycle Sense

Cycle Sense

This year, every Monday for six weeks, sixth class are doing cycling. For the last two weeks of cycling we will be going out on the road. Ruth and Card (the instructors) are extremely nice and have helped us to be aware of the dangers on the road for cyclists.  ...

Orienteering

Orienteering

On the 20th of September we walked down to the Japanese Gardens to go orienteering. We were all bubbling with excitement. When we arrived we met the lovely Seán Cotter (from Bishopstown Orienteering Club) who told us everything we needed to know about orienteering. We...

The Lord Mayor Visit

The Lord Mayor Visit

The 16th of September, 2022 was a bright, sunny day in Our Lady of Lourdes NS. It was the day the Lord Mayor, Deirdre Forde, came to visit us. We were all dressed in pristine uniforms to represent Our Lady of Lourdes as the brilliant school it is. We were all lined...

Community Gardens

Community Gardens

The Ballinlough Community Gardens are located in the Japanese Gardens. The Scouts, the Deaf Enterprise, the Briginis and lots of Ballinlough schools have been designated a raised flower bed to take care of.   6th class are in charge of maintaining the two Our...