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

 

 

Leaving Certs Learning Outside the Classroom

Leaving Certs Learning Outside the Classroom

Ecology on the Greenway Ms Gough’s Biology students found their niche on the #Greenway recently ...
GOALS’s John O’Shea Speaks with TYs

GOALS’s John O’Shea Speaks with TYs

Our Lady’s Bower was very fortunate to host a visit from social entrepreneur and former ...
Artist Amy Wows Again

Artist Amy Wows Again

Congratulations to 5th Year Amy Zhao, who received a special merit award in the 67th ...
TYs Find Their Rhythm

TYs Find Their Rhythm

The TY block was alive with the beats of Dave Day’s Jabba Jabba Jembe drumming ...
First Aid Training for TYs

First Aid Training for TYs

Our TY students started the year off on a very positive note with an intensive ...
Bower Girls Take Top Awards at Scifest@College 2021

Bower Girls Take Top Awards at Scifest@College 2021

Congratulations to 6th Year Clare Reidy, 5th Year Hannah Duffy and 2nd Year Michelle Hughes ...
Ivana and Eloise Selected for Connaught

Ivana and Eloise Selected for Connaught

Congratulations to 5th Year Eloise Clarke and Ivana Kiripati of the class of 2021, who ...
Success for the Class of 2021

Success for the Class of 2021

Congratulations to all the Leaving Cert and Leaving Cert Applied students of Our Lady’s Bower, ...

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