Archive for the ‘Information for Parents’ Category


🏛 Mrs Nugent’s Class Visit Armagh County Museum - Read More

Posted on: February 20th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

What a fantastic way to bring together all of the learning we have encountered about toys. On our trip to Armagh County Museum we had the chance to explore and compare old and new toys first hand. We used the knowledge we had from our classroom activities to accurately put five teddies in order from […]


💷 School Council organise a “Cash for Clobber” fundraiser - Read More

Posted on: February 19th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

The School Council Committee met to discuss possible ventures for the remainder of the school year. They have decided to organise a “cash for clobber” event. The money raised will be used to purchase a litter bin for the playground area. During assembly the idea was explained to everyone in the school. The children are […]


⭐️ Star Pupil Awards – 19th February 2018 - Read More

Posted on: February 19th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

This week Donnacha and Michael were given the pupil of the week awards. Mr White is on the look out for a winner for next week!    


🚂 My Toy – “Show & Tell” – Mrs Nugent’s Pupils - Read More

Posted on: February 18th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Everyone took in one toy to talk about during a show and tell session. Marie, Claire and Mrs Nugent were very impressed with the fabulous knowledge and use of language used to describe the toys in terms of how they operated, what materials they were made from and why they were a favourite toy.


🖊 Notable Dates - Read More

Posted on: February 7th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Dear Parents, please make note of the following dates in our school calendar….


🎭 Speech & Drama Festival - Read More

Posted on: February 5th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

This year’s Armagh Speech and Drama Festival shall take place in The Market Place Theatre, Armagh from Monday 16th – Friday 20th April. Performers from schools are eligible to enter any of the ‘Open Classes’. Pupils attending speech and drama tuition from private drama teachers outside of school may not enter “Schools Classes”. The poems […]


📚 Accelerated Reading Awards - Read More

Posted on: February 5th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

As the Accelerated Reader programme continues lots of commitment from the children is evident in the increasing number of certificates being presented each month. There are a number of children very close to achieving their next level. A big well done to you all.


⭐️ Star Pupil Awards - Read More

Posted on: February 5th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

The very deserving Pupil of the Week award winners for this week are Liam, Mallaidh and Peter. Keep up your hard work!


🏰 World Around Us – Castles! - Read More

Posted on: February 4th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Our topic new World Around Us topic In the P5/P.4/P.3 class we have been learning about castles and comparing them to modern houses during our World Around Us lessons. This week’s art activity was designing and creating their own castles using cardboard boxes. The children had great fun creating their castles. Some of the children […]


Cumann Na Bunscoil Camogie Tournament - Read More

Posted on: February 4th, 2018 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

St Michael’s took part in the Cumann Na Bunscoil Girl’s Camogie Tournament in Tullysaran community centre. They played against teams from Clonalig, St Jarlath’s Blackwatertown and Our Lady’s Tullysaran. The girls played very well and were unfortunate not to reach the play off stages.