We would like to welcome our new Primary 1's to St Michael's and hope they settle into school life as soon as possible. Today we had so much fun playing with lots of new and exciting toys. It's an exciting time for discovery and learning. Our new P1's can't wait to meet their new friends in P2 on Monday.
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 …
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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
As part of our topic ‘Toys’, we will be taking the Primary 1 & 2 children on an exciting trip to Armagh Museum on Thursday 27th February. The bus will leave St. Michael’s at 9.30am and the children will be back to school in time for their lunch/dinner. All permission slips are to be returned to Miss Evans by Wednesday 26th February.
URGENT NOTICE: Unfortunately the Soccer Coach has not turned up to hold after school activities. Please collect you child/ren at normal school finishing times. Thank you, John White
Well done to our Star Pupils this week.
We will celebrate Red Day on Friday 14th February in aid of Keady Lourdes Society. Taking the Valentine’s Day red theme, we will have a non-uniform day. We are asking all pupils to wear something red to school and donate £1 to this very worthy cause. All donations will be greatly received and presented to the Keady Lourdes Society.
All About Winter!! P1 & P2, Miss Evans, Joan and Maire, had lots of fun in the snow today. We loved getting out to play in the white fluffy snow in our playground! They loved seeing the patterns their footprints made in it and getting to pick snow up in their hands. Some of our P2's built Frosty out of snow! Had snow ball fights and made snow angels!
IMPORTANT NOTICE: In the interests of Health & Safety the school will close today at 12.30pm due to snow and the forecast of further heavy snow showers this afternoon. School dinners are being served early at midday and children can can be collected at 12.30pm. Please note if anyone wishes to collect their child/ren earlier they are welcome to do so. John White
Year on year we are overwhelmed by the turnout for our Grandparents’ Day. This year we saw the biggest crowd ever. Pupils, Staff & Grandparents enjoyed a lovely Mass celebrated by Fr Greg. Then it was back to the school for some tea, chat & craic. The pupils from from each classroom sang songs, played tin whistle and recited poetry for their Grandparents. Thank you to The Friends of St Michael’s for hosting the refreshments. The …
Congratulations to our Star Pupils this week.
PLEASE NOTE:~ As there is no mass available on Wednesday morning the grandparents’ Mass will be moved to Wednesday 5th February. . Tea will be served by The Friends of St Michael’s n the school on Wed 5th after the Mass. Thank you.
Congratulations to this week’s Star Pupils - keep up the great work boys!