School Calendar 2024/25

The student calendar for the 2024/25 Academic Year is available here , click on the link to access.

** Note ** – this calendar is subject to change.


Booklists for 2024/25 

Fifth Year


VSware Instructions

VSware is the school administration system.  It will allow you to view your daughter subject choices, pay necessary costs electronically, and give you access to your daughter’s timetable, attendance records and school reports.

To access VSware, click on this link:

a)      Click on the words ‘Create/Reset Password

b)      Enter your Username, which you received from the school

c)      Enter the last four digits of the mobile phone number on which you received the school text message

d)      Click ‘Validate’, the system will automatically generate a code which you will receive by text message

e)      Enter this code – type in a new password following the criteria, re-enter the new password for it to be confirmed – you can now log in successfully

f)       Please store/record your Username and Password carefully.  In keeping with GDPR regulations, the school does not have access to your password

To access school reports, select ‘Term Reports‘ where you can view school reports as soon as they are issued.


Our Lady’s Bower School Support Team are available to to support the whole school community, click here to learn more.  Feel free to contact any member of the team as required.


Department of Education Inspectorate Newsletter December 2023 is available here, click to access.

Junior Cycle

Junior Cycle for Parents information presentation



What do I need to remember in my interactions with the school?

  • In the interest of security, always report to the school office when you come to the school
  • Ensure we have an emergency contact number
  • Notes please for every absence-including if a child needs to leave school early
  • We do not allow pupils to go home to an empty house. Pupils should be collected if going home during the school day.
  • Please drive slowly as you enter the school grounds.
  • What do I do if my child experiences difficulties in School?

Please tell us of any problems your child is experiencing at school, early detection can assist greatly in finding a speedy resolution.


School Newsletter

Volume 4, Christmas 2022

Volume 3, Christmas 2021

Volume 2, Christmas 2020

Volume 1, Christmas 2019


Student Teams and OneNote Instructional Videos

Click on the link below.  You will need your username and password to access the videos. The videos are numbered in order.