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

 

We will host a live webinar on Thursday, November 26th at 7pm via Zoom.

Click here to pre-register and to join the live event, to learn about all that Our Lady’s Bower has to offer.

 

ENROLMENT 2021/22

A Vision for Athlone in 2050

A Vision for Athlone in 2050

The school was thrilled to welcome Athlone Town Mayor, Mr Frankie Keena and Director of ...
TYs Get Creative

TYs Get Creative

Artist and photographer Annie Holland recently delivered an eye-opening “People Against Plastic” workshop to our ...
Celebrating Our LSU Foundations

Celebrating Our LSU Foundations

Tuesday October 13th marked a special day for Our Lady’s Bower. On this date in ...
1st Year Regional League Winners

1st Year Regional League Winners

Congratulations to our soccer players who were recently presented with their medals as a result ...
Introducing Our Head Girls

Introducing Our Head Girls

We are proud to introduce our Head Girls for 2020-21. Congratulations to Ella Mears and ...
TYs Get Back to Basics

TYs Get Back to Basics

Transition Year students really enjoyed their day of teambuilding with a recent visit to Causey ...
Ecology on the Greenway

Ecology on the Greenway

Our 6th Year Biology students embarked on a short field work study to cover the ...
The Memorial Gráinne O’Neill Legal Essay Competition 2020

The Memorial Gráinne O’Neill Legal Essay Competition 2020

This year the Midland Bar Association launched an essay writing competition in memory of former ...

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