Christmas Concert
13th December 2017

The school Christmas Concert will start at 7pm.

Christmas Pantomime
14th December 2017

the whole school will attend the Braid to see the Christmas pantomime.

Maths Week
14th October 2017 - 21st October 2017

The children will be taking part in lots of fun and exciting events to mark Maths Week.

May Day holiday
4th May 2018 - 7th May 2018

School will be closed for May day bank holiday.

Easter Holidays
29th March 2018 - 6th April 2018

School will be closed for the Easter holidays.

Sports Day 2017
7th June 2017

Sports Day will now take place on Wednesday 7th due to weather conditions.  It will start at 10am at the hurling pitch.

Democracy Initiative Mayor Visit
29th March 2017
Seonaidh and Connor  visited the Council Offices in Coleraine and got to meet the Mayor, Aldermen Maura Hickey.  They took part in a mock council meeting and quizzed the Mayor on her job.
Seonaidh and Connor visited the Council Offices in Coleraine and got to meet the Mayor, Aldermen Maura Hickey. They took part in a mock council meeting and quizzed the Mayor on her job.

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Everyone got to vote on the issue discussed.

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Two pupils from St Olcan’s have been selected to visit The Mayor, Alderman Maura Hickey, where they will have the opportunity to view the Council Chamber, try on the Mayor’s Chain of Office and Civic Robes and participate in a question and answer session.

Credit Union Quiz
27th January 2017
Our team from P6/7 who took part in the Credit Union Quiz
Our team from P5/6/7 who took part in the Credit Union Quiz
Half Term Holiday
16th February 2017 - 22nd February 2017

School will be closed for the mid-term break.

Moyle Indoor 5-a-side
22nd February 2017

St Olcan’s football team will compete in the first round of the Moyle Indoor tournament.  Children should be at Sheskburn Ballycastle for 7pm sharp.

Moyle Indoor 5-a-side
29th March 2017

St Olcan’s 5-a-side football team will compete in the second round of the Moyle Indoor tournament.  Children should be at Sheskburn for 7pm.

Bushmills Field Centre-P5/6
30th March 2017

P5 & 6 from St Olcan’s and Armoy PS are heading off to the Bushmills Field Centre for an action packed day!

Sentinus K’Nex Challenge
16th March 2017

Two teams of pupils will be heading to Ballymena Academy to compete in the Sentinus K’Nex Challenge.

Litter Pick -Joint
13th March 2017

P6/7 from St Olcan’s will join with P6/7 from Armoy PS to do one of our joint litter picks.

World Book Day
3rd March 2017

Can you spot which characters we dressed up as for World Book Day?

Can you spot which characters we dressed up as for World Book Day?

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First Holy Communion
3rd June 2017

First Holy Communion will take place on Saturday 3rd June at 10am.

Confirmation
21st May 2017

Confirmation will take place on Sunday 21st May at 11am.

Halloween Dress Up & Disco
28th October 2016
A few of the scary creatures that were wandering around our school on Friday!
A few of the scary creatures that were wandering around our school on Friday!

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Christmas Concert
14th December 2016

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The Christmas Concert will take place at 7pm.

 

Skills Day
10th June 2016
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Congratulations to Erin who won the P7 girls section of the Skills Day for the second year running.
Well done to all who took part in the North Antrim Schools Skills Day.  For more photos see events section.
Well done to all who took part in the North Antrim Schools Skills Day. For more photos see events section.
Shared Sports Day
10th June 2016

St Olcan’s and Armoy Ps will have a shared sports day on Friday 10th June.

Coffee Morning & Talent Show
26th May 2016

Lots of Talent on Display in St Olcan’s.

 

Lots of Talent on Display in St Olcans.

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IMG_0111The school will hold a coffee morning and talent show on Thursday 26th May.  There will be lots of talent on display from the children so come along and enjoy.  Everyone welcome.

Streetwise
16th June 2016

Streetwise for P7s will take place on Thursday 16th June in Ballycastle.

Sports Day
6th June 2016

Sports Day will take place on Monday 6th June

Communion 2016
4th June 2016

First Holy Communion will take place on Saturday 4th June at 10am.

Pupils should be at the chapel for 9.45am.

Cumann na mBunscol
20th May 2016

The outdoor Cumann na Bunscol hurling competition will take place on Friday 20th March.  Good luck to all those involved!

Cancer Focus School Visit
29th April 2016

Cancer Focus will be in school and Friday 29th April to complete workshops with P4-7.

Table Tennis Competition
12th April 2016

A table tennis competition will take place on Tuesday 12th April in the Joey Dunlop Centre.  There will be a team entering the competition representing St Olcan’s.  Good luck to them!

Confirmation
6th March 2016

Children are to be at the chapel for 10:45am.  Confirmation will start at 11:00am.

Pudding Party
7th April 2016

The Friends of St Olcan’s are holding a pudding party on Thursday 7th April from 7-9pm in the clubrooms.  Donations can be made at the door.  Come along and enjoy the craic and the puddings!  Everyone welcome.

Mad Hair Day for Charity
23rd March 2016

Children can come to school with their hair in a mad style and donate £1 to Trocaire.

St Patrick’s Day Talent Show
16th March 2016
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There was lots of talent on show on Wednesday 16th March. Children from all classes treated us to a great display of dancing, singing and playing their musical instruments!

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Catholic Schools Week
1st February 2016 - 5th February 2016

Catholic Schools Week starts on St Brigid’s Day.  Children will make St Brigid’s crosses with the help of our fantastic volunteers.

Thanks to all our volunteers who came along to lend a hand helping the children make their St Brigid's crosses.
Thanks to all our volunteers who came along to lend a hand helping the children make their St Brigid’s crosses.

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Dress in Red for British Heart Foundation
11th February 2016

Dress in red and donate £1 to this very worthwhile cause.  All monies raised will go to the British Heart Foundation.  There will also be a special ‘Valentines’ menu available on this day.

Coffee Morning
5th December 2015

The Friends of St Olcan’s will hold a coffee morning in the school hall from 10am – 12 noon.

Come along and enjoy a coffee and a chat.

Action Cancer Workshop
16th November 2015

Action Cancer will present a workshop to P1-3 on Health Action Heroes.

Izac 9 Activity Evening
1st December 2015

 The Izac 9 activity evening was very well attended and both parents and children got a chance to use the Izac 9 cubes and give their brain a good workout!  Thanks to everyone who came along.

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We have purchased two Izac 9 cubes for use in KS2 classes.  Parents and children in P5-7 are invited to come along for an introduction to this fun, practical resource at 7pm on Tuesday 1st December.

Christmas Fun Night
3rd December 2015

The Christmas fun night will be held from 6.00pm to 7.30pm.

All pupils welcome to come and enjoy a range of Christmas activities and a visit from Santa himself!

Halloween Disco
23rd October 2015

The children had a fantastic evening of boogying and dancing at the Halloween Disco on Friday.  See if you can spot your little monster!

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P1 Open Night
3rd December 2015

P1 open night will be held on Thursday 3rd December from 4.30 to 5.30pm.

Everyone welcome.

 

Christmas Concert
9th December 2015

School Christmas Concert will be held in the parish hall on Wednesday 9th December at 7pm.

Internet Safety Workshop
8th October 2015

An Internet Safety Workshop for children and parents will run from 6.30pm – 7.30pm on Thursday 8th October.

Everyone welcome.

Come along, have a cup of tea and a chat and learn some valuable information in the process.

Shean’s Horse Farm School Trip
25th June 2015

Whole school trip to Shean’s Horse Farm.  Lots of outdoor activities planned so hopefully we get a good day!  Come dressed for the weather with a coat and wellies.

Skills Day
12th June 2015

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The children from P5,6 & 7 who took part in the skills day.  Erin McFetridge came first place in her age group.  Well done!
The children from P5,6 & 7 who took part in the skills day. Erin McFetridge came first place in her age group. Well done!
Fun For All
16th June 2015

Mr Paul Diamond will visit the school to run his Fun For All sessions with the classes.

K’Nex Challenge Final
23rd June 2015

 

 

 

 

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Frank McCaughan will travel to Jordanstown to take part in the Northern Ireland final of the Primary Construction Challenge.  Frank made it through our regional heat, held in the North Coast Integrated College, on his own beating some very stiff competition from lots of schools.  He had to build an alien and other items using a K’Nex construction kit.  He was just one of 25 teams to make it through and was allowed to bring another child along to join his team for the final.  Good Luck!

Moyle Streetwise Event
11th June 2015

The Moyle Streetwise Event for P7s will take place on Thursday 11th in Carey.

Coffee Morning & Talent Show
22nd May 2015

There will be a coffee morning and a talent show featuring a variety of acts from our school children in the Parish Hall on Friday 22nd June starting at 10am.  All proceeds go to school funds.  Come along and enjoy the fun!

Hurling Competition
15th May 2015
St Olcan's hurling team who had a very successful day at the recent tournament in Dunloy!
St Olcan’s hurling team who had a very successful day at the recent tournament in Dunloy!
Camogie Tournament
24th April 2015
The camogie team, wearing their new skorts, who earned second place in the tournament in Ballycastle. Well done girls!
Communion
6th June 2015

First Holy Communion will take place in St Olcan’s Church at 10am.  Children are to be at the chapel for 9.45am.

Sports Day 2015
8th June 2015

Sports Day 2015

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Toddler's Race
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