School Year 2020 / 2021
  • Our Lady's Bower

    School for Girls, Retreat Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath

  • Curriculum

    Junior Cycle, Senior Cycle, Transition Year, Career Guidance

  • Transition Year

    Musical, Drama, Junk Kouture, Gaisce, Scifest, Young Scientist, Young Social Innovators

  • Extra Curriculum

    Music, Art, Hockey, Gaelic, Basketball, Athletics, Debating

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Welcome

Our Lady’s Bower places emphasis

on high scholastic achievement yet equal provision is given

to the personal and spiritual development of all our students.

Our motto “Each for all and all for God

 

Fitness For Focus 

The Bower community will be getting our trainers on & hitting the highways & byways next week (within our 5km limit), to get fresh air &  exercise while fundraising for Focus Ireland.
We’re hoping all in the school community will get involved. Please visit the link below to read the story behind the initiative & see how you can help.

 

 

 

6th Year Christmas Messages

6th Year Christmas Messages

  For the past number of years our 6th Years have been a wonderful support ...
All-Ireland Linguistics Olympiad 2021

All-Ireland Linguistics Olympiad 2021

Well done to all Bower students who took part in the Preliminary Round of this ...
6th Years Inspired by Joanne O’Riordan

6th Years Inspired by Joanne O’Riordan

We would like to express sincere thanks to our Parents Association, who funded and organised ...
Eloise Shines on the Rugby Field

Eloise Shines on the Rugby Field

Congratulations to Transition Year Eloise Clarke, who was named Buccaneers Touch Rugby Female Player of ...
Carla Wins the Barra Flynn Memorial Scholarship 2020

Carla Wins the Barra Flynn Memorial Scholarship 2020

Congratulations to Carla Cooney, 1st place winner of the Barra Flynn Memorial Scholarship 2020. Carla ...
Ananya Awarded TCD Entrance Scholarship

Ananya Awarded TCD Entrance Scholarship

Congratulations to Ananya Nagpal, Leaving Cert Class of 2020, who has been awarded the Trinity ...
Kylie Wins National Digital Story Award

Kylie Wins National Digital Story Award

Congratulations to 5th Year Kylie Chen, who has won a National Digital Story Award with ...
Three Students Awarded Ericsson Bursaries

Three Students Awarded Ericsson Bursaries

Our Lady’s Bower was very proud to receive the news that three students from the ...

Ms. Margaret Treacy
Ms. Margaret TreacyActing Deputy Principal
Ms. Anne Beades
Ms. Anne BeadesActing Principal
Ms. Diane Windle
Ms. Diane WindleDeputy Principal

Meet the Team

 

Curriculum

Junior Cycle, Senior Cycle, AEN, TY, Career Guidance, Religious Educations
Our school excels in the personal development of its students in academic studies, sports and the Arts. Our Lady’s Bower places firm emphasis on high scholastic achievement, yet equal provision is given to personal development

Transition Year

Musical, Drama, Junk Kouture, Scifest, First Aid, Young Scientist, Young Social Innovators
Our programme aims to promote the holistic development of our students and to prepare them for their role as responsible members of society. It is designed to provide pupils with the opportunity to discover their own talents

Guidance

At Our Lady’s Bower our primary mission is to ensure that every student will reach her full potential
The two guidance counsellors are available to meet with students who require personal | social, educational and career guidance. Students can avail of a professional, confidential service in a safe and positive environment.

Parents Area

Uniform

Information on School Uniform and PE Uniform

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Book List

Books required for various subjects at all levels

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Dates

Important Dates for School Term, Meetings, Exams

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Subjects

Curriculum – Core Subjects and Optional Subjects

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Further Information


We invite you to explore Our Lady’s Bower

Check out our prospectus online

Online Prospectus