Primary 5

Water Bus

On Friday 16th December the Norther Ireland Water Bus visited our school.  We were taught that we need to drink 6-8 glasses of water per day and that our muscles store the water.  When we drink fizzy drinks we need to use the water to digest the sugary drinks, which is not good for our muscles or our bodies.  We also learned that taking a bath uses 20 buckets of water but a fi

Switch off Fortnight Results 2016

Congratulations to all the children in school for taking part in Switch Off Fortnight 2016.  The eco-council carried out two audits of lights and electrical appliances which were on, off or on standby.  When the results were inputted to the Pod website the following result was generated...the school on average saved 8kW in a 24 hour period.

Our Second Green Flag

Today the Eco-council met Nigel and Paddy, two assessors for Eco-schools.  The Eco-council had an interview session with the two visitors, where they were asked questions and were able to share what the children have been doing throughout the school.

Stand by Me

On Tuesday 4th October, we had another very successful fundraiser for Stand by Me. We are continuing to support the school in Dembi Dollo, Ethiopia. We collected 10p's for 10p Tuesday. The class which raised the most will get a night off homework as a reward!

Stand By Me Bun Sale

Thank you to all children and staff for your donations today at our Bun Sale.  We are delighted to announce that we raised £150.00 for our charity Stand By Me.  This money will be used where it is needed in Dembi Dollo.  Well done to the P6 and 7 children for their efforts in baking under the supervision of Mrs Moore.  Thank you to the members of staff and Mrs Dodds

Stand By Me Bun Sale

Exciting times ahead on Friday of this week (10th June).  P6 and 7 have been working hard to bake buns with Mrs Moore while the rest of their classes are on School Tour.  The children have made rice crispie buns, top hats and fairy cakes.  The buns will be sold on Friday after assembly for 30p each.  All money raised will go to support the children in Africa, through

Walk to School Week

Congratulations to all classes for their great results over Walk to School Week. 

Here are the results for each class:

P1 42% of children walked to school

P2 55% of children walked to school

P3 54% of children walked to school

P4 48% of children walked to school

P5 76% of children walked to school

Walk to School Week

Well today was the last day of our Walk to School Week in association with Travelwise NI.  Thank you to all parents for encouraging and allowing your children to walk from home or complete a Combo Journey.  Prize winners will be announced next week. 

Walk to School Week

Walk to School Week is well underway.  In association with Travelwise NI the children are being encouraged to walk to school as much as they can this week and there will be prizes and certificates awarded at the end of the the challenge.  Children have the oportunity to win one of 6 'travelwise slap bands' in P1 and 2.  In P3-P7 there is the opportunity to win one

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