School Year 2021 / 2022
  • 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

 

 

Three Projects Presented at BTYSTE Finals

Three Projects Presented at BTYSTE Finals

Three Bower projects reached the final of this year’s BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition, ...
Orla Kelly – “One to Watch in 2022”

Orla Kelly – “One to Watch in 2022”

Congratulations to past pupil Orla Kelly, who was chosen to exhibit her work in the ...
Bower Girls Shine at World Championships

Bower Girls Shine at World Championships

Congratulations to the Bower girls who completed at the Irish Dancing World Championships at the ...
Junk Kouture Grand Final 2021

Junk Kouture Grand Final 2021

All eyes were on RTÉ2 on Thursday, December 9th to cheer on OLB’s two Junk ...
Bower Juniors Claim the Ward Cup

Bower Juniors Claim the Ward Cup

There was great excitement and optimism as the Junior OLB hockey side travelled to Sligo ...
Clare’s “Out of this World” Project Scoops Scifest’s Top Prize

Clare’s “Out of this World” Project Scoops Scifest’s Top Prize

Excitement was building in Our Lady’s Bower from November 19th as the National Final of ...
Senior and Cadet Basketball Vs Clonaslee

Senior and Cadet Basketball Vs Clonaslee

The Bower basketballers travelled to Clonaslee in Co. Laois for the second game of the ...
Full STEAM Ahead in OLB

Full STEAM Ahead in OLB

The Science department ensured that our Bower girls experienced a variety of engaging and fun ...

Ms. Anne Beades
Ms. Anne BeadesPrincipal
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