About Us

On January 10th 1899,Blackrock NS opened its doors with 2 teachers each in the Boys and  Girls school. Today,  St. Oliver Plunkett NS is a 21 teacher school in the beautiful and scenic seaside village of Blackrock. We are a Digital School of Distinction and are very proud of our heritage.

Fáilte ar ais

Please click on this link for a draft 17/18 calendar

Calendar 17/18



16/17 Archive

Spelling Bee

Congratulations to Liam in  5th Class who is our school Spelling Bee Champion.  He will participate in the next round in Dundalk grammar School on Tuesday MAy 16th. Good Luck Liam! (Photo under 5th class tab)

Special Olympics

Congratulations to Patrick who won GOLD in the 50 m race in the Special Olympics


Congratulations to Kate  who is a great medal winner in Swimming. Details later.

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Two new additions

Look who came to visit Mr. Mc Kenna’s second class at Easter.

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Mickey & Rock

Concern Fast Presentation
Joanne Arnold from Concern was presented with
a cheque on March 22nd from the Concern Fast in which
4th 5th and 6th participated in December .


Junior Entrepreneur Programme
Killian Walsh (www.grandson.ie) visited 6th class 
as part of the JEP programme. Thank you Killian 
for your help, tips and motivation.

Thank you to the Parents'Council for the new defibrillator
now in our school. Thank you also for the very valuable
training in First Aid and Defibrillator training facilitated by Joan Mc Adam,
Catherine and Aileen.
Below is a picture of some of the group who participated.


Eve Mc Crystal wonderful local olympian visited our school and inspired all with her hard work, commitment and dedication to her sport.


Happy dancers who are also hard working , committed and dedicated. Well done!