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Danceathon 2022

Danceathon 2022

We have had an amazing week of dance here in Our Lady of Lourdes. The girls have sampled Ballet, Hip Hop, Samba, Disco, Irish Dancing and Salsa. The Montfort Stage School, Stevie G, Bouncebox, Joan Denise Moriarty School of Ballet, Cork Dance Academy, Trish's School...

A Memory in the Making

A Memory in the Making

It was an overcast, wet day and down at the Ursulines' hockey pitch, the OLOL hockey team were practicing their passes. The spectators, their friends and classmates, had come a long way to see these matches and they were full of raucous excitement. And so, the games...

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...

Wellbeing in Our Lady of Lourdes

Wellbeing in Our Lady of Lourdes

Our Lady of Lourdes is a caring school community, where the wellbeing of the children in our care is nurtured. Our school environment is a positive and supportive one, where the children feel safe, seen, heard, valued and secure. The promotion of wellbeing is central...

Green Schools

Green Schools

Our Lady of Lourdes proudly holds four Green Schools Flags. In 2012 we achieved the Litter and Waste flag, followed by the second flag for Energy in 2015. While maintaining our previous flags, we decided to go for flag number three, the Water flag. We were successful...

Child Rights School

Child Rights School

Our school is on a journey to becoming a Child Rights School. In a Child Rights School: Children and Adults learn about The Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). Children participate in decisions that affect them. Children enjoy their rights. We aim to be a...

Christmas Fun

Christmas Fun

This year, the girls put together a performance that we recorded to the school community to watch on our virtual Christmas Concert. They were superstars! The girls enjoyed decorating delicious gingerbread men in the classroom. The smell of the icing and sweets was...