Monthly Archives: January 2018

Meet our student teachers

We are very lucky to have Miss Cunningham and Miss McDonald with us for the forthcoming weeks. Miss McDonald and Miss Cunningham are two fourth year students from St. Mary’s University in Belfast who are completing their final teaching practice with us. Miss Cunningham specialises in Mathematics and Miss McDonald specialises in Geography. During their time in school they will be teaching a variety

Learn more


Keep Moving

Today we were very lucky to have Mr Sean McElroy, the school liaison officer from Mayobridge GAA club join Primary 1 and Primary 2 to help them develop their fundamental movement skills. Mr McElroy will be, if not already is, a familiar face to most children in these classes as he  coaches the Under 6 football teams in the club. Mr McElroy focused on A B

Learn more


Fantastic Creatures in Primary 4

Primary 4 have been learning about Greek myths and legends with Miss McDonald, their 4th year student from St Mary’s University College in Belfast. This week they are focusing on gods, goddesses and fantastic creatures, which often feature in the stories. In order to provide the children with a stimulus for writing about their fictional characters they first created them with play doh. The children moulded

Learn more


Healthy Eating Week

We are celebrating Healthy Eating Week this week. This year The aim of Healthy Eating Week is to make pupils aware of how to make healthier food choices and options. Pupils are encouraged to fuel their bodies with good, healthy foods that will result in better performance levels at school, sport and all areas of life! Finally, they are encouraged to move more, exercise

Learn more