President of the G.A.A
We were honoured with a visit from Mr. John Horan the President of the G.A.A during the week.
Good luck to the Geraldines G.F.C who are hosting Féile at the end of June.
School Closed June Bank Holiday Friday June 1st and Monday June 4th
Please check out Classes tab and First Class
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We are delighted to have achieved our Active School Flag, our 6th Green School Flag and 6th class are completing their application for the Junior Entrepreneur Flag. This year the 6th class are selling school hats.
We will raise our First Active Flag on May 11th .
Three representatives from our Green School committee will be awarded our green Flag mid May and this will be raised in June.
Thank you to the teachers involved and all the children for participating.
PS Enjoy the chick video under Classes Tab : Second
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
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Jersey Day February 9th 2018
Please click on this link to read about Jersey Day and see some photos of the marvellous fundraising effort by our school for Special Olympics Ireland and Dundalk Special Olympic Club.
Thank you Mrs. Farrell and the Student council and Green School committee who are promoting Global citizenship to help make our world a better place.
Our Green School committee are very busy organising a Global Citizenship Day for March 16th. Already 2nd 3rd 4th 5th and 6th are busy preparing projects based on the Global goals. More later.
We are very excited on achieving our Active School Flag and the committee are busy organising the launch of that flag. Thank you Ms. Matthews and her committee.
You can see all our work on the Active School Section
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)
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.
Active School Flag
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Two new additions
Look who came to visit Mr. Mc Kenna’s second class at Easter.
Click on the link below
2017 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. Defibrillator 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. 2016
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!