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🏆 Winners of the Transition Cup 2018

🏆 Winners of the Transition Cup 2018

St Michael’s PS continued with our sporting success by winning the Transition Cup in Keady High School. The soccer tournament between schools who feed into St Patrick’s HS was held on Thursday 10th May in very wet conditions. A strong performance against Foley PS saw us progress to the final with Darkley PS. The boys drew with the Darkley boys 3-3 and the girls won their game 4-0, giving us a 7-3 aggregate over the …


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Information for Parents

This page has been created to keep our parents and school community up-to-date with current activities, developments and upcoming events. Information regarding school holidays, closures, recent activities, fundraising events, blogs posted by the school community etc will be posted under this section. The Parents section of the website also includes useful links to other educational websites relevant to the curriculum, links for ordering the school uniform from School Trends, the current dinner menu and information by the Friends of …


Welcome to our website

St Michael’s Primary School is a Catholic Controlled Maintained School in the Kilcluney Parish. Christian values are intrinsic to the education we provide. St Michael’s is a friendly school committed to the traditional values of hard work, respect for others, good manners and self-discipline. It is our aim to ensure that all children are provided with the essential values, skills, knowledge and abilities that will develop them academically, physically, socially and morally. At St Michael’s we promote our culture through language, games, dance, music and stories. We enjoy a close relationship with parents and wider community and are very thankful for the support they provide.  

As you browse through the various sections of this website I hope you enjoy learning more about our school and how we aim to develop and prepare each child within our educational environment.

My thanks go to all who contributed to the formation of this website which is a tremendous addition to our school.  I would encourage the school community, parents & children to become regular users of our website and to avail of the important features within it.

Mr John White. 

Recent Blog Posts

⛵️ Pirate Fun in Mrs Nugent's Classroom - Read More

Posted on: June 28th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

The topic of Pirates has been so much fun. Mrs Nugent saw a rather large pirate figure outside the shop that Fionnuala and Annmarie's mummy has. The girls brought in a few photographs, which sparked a lot of interest. We made treasure maps, looked at the points on a compass, created wanted posters and pretended to be stranded on a desert island and wrote a message in a bottle. Primary 1 worked ever so well …


📚 Accelerated Reading Awards - 25 June 2018 - Read More

Posted on: June 28th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

The awards for Accelerated Reading keep on coming. We are very proud of the progress and achievements made by each and everyone f the boys and girls who have taken part in this most worthwhile programme.  


⭐️ Star Pupil Awards - 25 June 2018 - Read More

Posted on: June 28th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

This week we had another first for our pupil of the week award. To acknowledge the efforts of everyone in her class Miss Toner announced her whole class as the pupils of the week!! Well done boys and girls.


🚌 P4-P7 End of Year Trip - Read More

Posted on: June 26th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

On Monday 18th June the P4-P7 school children went to Lisburn on a school trip. Pupils watched the latest movie, Show Dogs which had all pupils laughing out loudly during this very enjoyable film. After the film children enjoyed a picnic in the beautiful sunny weather. The P7 pupils were allowed to go to the Subway for their lunch. The afternoon was spent in the Leisureplex and the water slides. This was a great fun …


🏃 Our Annual Sports Day - Read More

Posted on: June 21st, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Children, staff and parents alike enjoyed our Annual Sports Day. Thanks to Karol McQuade for organising our teams and races. Well done to all the children and to Mr White who won the Teacher's Race by default as no other teachers made it to the starting post 😊


⭐️ Star Pupil - 11th June 2018 - Read More

Posted on: June 14th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Congratulations to Conor, Miss Toner's pupil of the week. Unfortunately Mrs Nugent and Mr White could not give out their award as last weeks winners did not bring it back in 🙁


🦋 Butterfly Release - June 2018 - Read More

Posted on: June 14th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Along with the other children in the school and the children from Tiny Tots Mrs Nugent's class released their butterflies. As one child commented 'Our class is famous.' All five caterpillars made the successful transformation into painted lady butterflies. We had one who was reluctant to take flight, but thankfully Caroline from Tiny Tots was able to suggest we could let it go into their bug hotel. We look forward to exploring the area to …


🚌 P1-P3 End of Year Trip 2018 - Read More

Posted on: June 14th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Our P1-P3 children went to Newry Fun House for their end of year trip. Everyone had a terrific time, plenty of ground was covered during our time there, so there might be some tired legs tonight!! Well done to the winners of the treasure hunt, basketball shoot and other planned activities. Fast moving children resulted in very few photographs, but is a sign of a great day out.


📚 Induction Morning on 5th June 2018 - Read More

Posted on: June 14th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

We were delighted to welcome Alex, Ella, Eoin, Ellie Mae, Liam, Meghan, Rohan, Rosa and Shea for their induction morning. The current Primary 1 and 2 children were fantastic in making the children feel welcome. While the children enjoyed the activities in the classroom Mr White spoke to the parents, with refreshments once more provided by the Friends of St Michael's. School Trends were onsite to assist with trying on and ordering uniforms for the …


⭐️ Star Pupil Awards - 4th June 2018 - Read More

Posted on: June 14th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

This week the award winners are Annmarie, Feidhlam and Oisin and Molly Mae. This is the first time ever a joint award has been presented, but it was so well deserved!!