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Community Garden

Community Garden

5th Class took a visit to our Community Garden this week to weed it and tidy it up for the Autumn. We were really happy with how it looks and we still have lots of flowers blooming!

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...

Credit Union Art Competition 2022

Credit Union Art Competition 2022

We all enjoyed doing our artwork entitled 'What a Wonderful World' for the Credit Union Art Competition. Everyone produced a beautiful piece of art using a combination of pencils, markers and paint. Fingers crossed we'll have a winner!  

Musician Visits Our Classroom!

Musician Visits Our Classroom!

We were so lucky to have Aoife Burke visit us. She is an expert cellist with the Cork School of Music and she played some beautiful music for us. We really enjoyed guessing what animal the music was about, our favourite was 'The Swan'.

Camogie with Paddy

Camogie with Paddy

We have been really enjoying playing camogie with Paddy for the last few weeks! We are excited to continue to practice these new skills in our P.E lessons.

Aistear

Aistear

The girls have started Aistear since returning to school. The girls have been learning new vocabulary associated with school. The girls have been playing in  different play areas, with each play area rotating each day. In this photo, one girl is acting as the teacher...

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...

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...