School News

Top Tips for Parents

Parents often ask how they can deal with situations that arise with their children.  The links below give Top Tips for Parents to help their child build resilience and the life skills to become responsible adults of the future.  Resilience is a word tha..

Safer Internet Day

Tuesday 5th February 2019 is UK Safer Internet Day.  In the lead up to this day the school has been raising awareness of internet safety with the children in class and offered a Parent Information evening at which the PSNI advised parents on measures the..

Catholic Schools Week

This is a very special week in school as we celebrate Catholic Schools Week. The theme for this year’s national celebration is ‘Celebrating the Work of our Catholic Schools’.  To mark this annual event the children will take part in a s..

Road Safety Quiz

Congratulations to the school Road Safety Quiz winners of the Ballymena and District Primary School Road Safety Quiz held in the Adair Arms Hotel on Wednesday 23rd January.  The team now go forward representing the school and the District in the Northern..

School Admissions – Sept 2019

All children born on or between 2 July 2014 and 1 July 2015 must begin their primary education from 1 September 2019 because by that date they will have reached compulsory school age.  Parents must complete an online application form and present your chi..

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..