SCHOOL CLOSED ~ 24th and 27th MAY

Celebration of First Holy Communion

On Saturday 18th May our P4 children received the Sacrament of First Holy Communion. What a special day it was! The children were simply outstanding! They each carried out their roles to perfection! Thank you to all the children for working so hard to prepare for their First Holy Communion. We are so proud of our boys and girls. A very sincere word of thanks to our Primary 4 parents and all the staff …


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

World War 2 Experience - Read More

Posted on: May 26th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Primary 4 and 5 visited the "World War 2 Experience" at Armagh Palace Stables. We had a fun and enjoyable day looking at how the environment was affected by the Second World War. We had the opportunity to explore what life was like and compared and contrast life in the city and countryside. During our visit we had the opportunity to learn about The Blitz, What it was like to be Evacuees and rationing. …


Celebration of First Holy Communion - Read More

Posted on: May 21st, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

On Saturday 18th May our P4 children received the Sacrament of First Holy Communion. What a special day it was! The children were simply outstanding! They each carried out their roles to perfection! Thank you to all the children for working so hard to prepare for their First Holy Communion. We are so proud of our boys and girls. A very sincere word of thanks to our Primary 4 parents and all the staff …


Arrangements for First Holy Communion Mass - Read More

Posted on: May 15th, 2019 by Mr J White in Friends of St Michael's, Information for Parents

Dear parents, our First Holy Communion Mass on Saturday is at 11am. Father Greg has asked that the children are seated in the chapel for 10.40am. We had our full rehearsal today with Father Greg and Pearse Fox and Mrs Mc Givern.The children were brilliant We are all eagerly awaiting Saturday. Thank you to The Friends of St Michael’s who are hosting a reception for all First Communicants & their families in Clady Hall after Mass. …


Hot Weather Forecast - Take Precauctions! - Read More

Posted on: May 14th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Hot weather & high UV levels are forecast for this week & next week. Please ensure children have suncream applied before arriving to school and have sun hats with them. Girls are permitted to wear lighter gingham dresses and boys may wear plain navy shorts (no logos or emblems).


World War 2 Experience at Palace Stables - Read More

Posted on: May 14th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Dear Parents, Primary 4 and 5 will be going to the Palace Stables in Armagh on Monday 20th May, to take part in the World War 2 experience. The Second World War is one of our topics in our World Around Us programme this term. A permission slip will be going home tomorrow for the trip. Many thanks, Mrs Mc Leod


GAA Coach at St Michael’s - Read More

Posted on: May 13th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

On a beautiful sunny morning the children enjoyed the GAA coaching session with Aileen. Aileen will be with us for the next six weeks, hope the weather stays as good for every session.


A Wish for our P4 Pupils Making First Holy Communion - Read More

Posted on: May 13th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Primary Four are working really hard this week, preparing for their First Holy Communion. This is a time of great joy in the lives of these young children as they receive The Lord Jesus in Holy Communion for the first time. May God Bless these boys and girls as they continue to grow and as they progress in their lives.


Count down to First Holy Communion - Read More

Posted on: May 13th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Well done to all our Primary Four boys and girls who attended their Do This In Memory Of Me Mass yesterday. Special thanks to Caela and her daddy who read the Prayers of the Faithful. We are all counting the days until Saturday.


Star Pupil Awards ~ 13th May 2019 - Read More

Posted on: May 13th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Congratulations girls. Keep up the good work.


Cash for Clobber Appeal - Read More

Posted on: May 10th, 2019 by Mr J White in Friends of St Michael's, Information for Parents

Last push for Cash 4 Clobber as the collection will take place on Wednesday 29th May. Great response so far and special thanks to Clady GAA for storing the bags for us. Bags available from the front entrance hall of school.