School News

Road of Hope

Mrs Fiona Kelly, the Road of Hope co-ordinator for Northern Ireland, would like to thank you all for your generosity. 144 shoeboxes, packed with gifts, are on their way to the orphanages of villages of Eastern Europe in time for Christmas.

Parent Workshop

Parents of children in the Foundation Stage attended a workshop led by Mrs Louise McMullan from Sounds-Write.  This provided parents with information about the school’s new approach to teaching phonics in school and how they can support their child..

Ditch the Dark Day

As part of the school’s involvement in the SUSTRANS intiative, Tuesday 23rd October was designated Ditch the Dark Day.  The pupils were asked to come to school wearing bright colours.  Pupils, parents and staff also walked to school in large numbe..

Owen Daly Cup

The school soccer team had their first outing of the season on Friday 5th October.  They took part in the Owen Daly Cup with distinction only losing one game out of five.  We look forward to seeing how the boys compete in future competitions this year.

World of Owls

As part of the Year 4 World Around Us Flight topic, the World of Owls visited the pupils to explain how owls can fly buoyantly and effortlessly without too much flapping and loss of energy.  Mike also brought a number of reptiles and mini-beasts for the ..

International Languages Day

On the 26th September we celebrated International Languages Day with a school assembly led by the newcomer pupils from Years 4-7.  The children presented interesting facts about thier home country and taught everyone a number of words and/or phrase in th..