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 St Michael’s.

 

2017/18, Children in Need Fundraiser

? Fantastic Fundraiser for Children in Need

One of our Primary 5 pupils, Conor Ferris showed great initiative last week. He asked Mr White if he could try to raise money for Children in Need by selling ducks in the Big Duck Race. There was lots of buzz as children decided on which duck they liked the look of or which name sounded like a safe £2 wager. At 1pm on Friday the race took place. The race itself was over quite quickly, …



Recent Blog Posts

Anti-bullying Week - Read More

Posted on: November 15th, 2021 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

This week November 15th to 19th is Anti-bullying week. The theme for 2021 is,"One kind word can make a difference." It is such a powerful message. One kind word can be a turning point. It can change someone's day. One kind word can change the course of a conversation and break the cycle of bullying. We will celebrate Odd Socks Day in St Michael's PS on Wednesday November 17th. So, let's pull on odd socks to show we're …


Arrangements for Parent Teacher Meetings - Read More

Posted on: November 3rd, 2021 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Dear Parents,                       Parent teacher meetings will take place on Monday November 29th, Tuesday November 30th, and Wednesday December 1st from 1.30pm.Children will remain in school as normal.The meetings will be delivered over the phone.A timetable for each family will be sent out shortly indicating the time slot for the phone call/s.Many thanks,Mrs Mc Leod


Parent Teacher Meetings Postponed - Read More

Posted on: November 2nd, 2021 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Dear Parents,                        Due to staff shortages the parent teacher meetings will not be going ahead on November 15th and 16th.Meetings will be rescheduled.Further information on dates for parent teacher meetings will be issued as soon as possible. Mrs Mc Leod


DATES TO NOTE - Read More

Posted on: October 28th, 2021 by Mr J White in Friends of St Michael's, Information for Parents

Hope everyone has a safe and enjoyable Hallowe'en.School will reopen on Monday 1st November. Some dates to note are Wed 3rd Nov Urban Dance afterschool from 3-4pm will start for six weeks. Soccer will continue on Thursdays. Parent teacher meetings will be held on Monday 15th and Tues 16th November. School will close at 2pm on these days to allow teachers to be free to meet parents. A timetable for each family will be sent out next week. Friends of St Michael's will organise a Christmas raffle. …


Dates for Sacraments - Read More

Posted on: October 18th, 2021 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

The dates for the sacraments have been set First Confessions on Wed 6th April at 10am, First Communion on Sat 7th May at 10am Confirmation on Fri 13 May in Clady at 2:30pm.


Summer Scheme Details - Read More

Posted on: June 1st, 2021 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

With so many pupils applying for the Summer Scheme we have had to split the children into week 1 and week 2. The school will open at 9:30 and pupils to be lifted at 2pm. Pupils should bring a lunch and the school will provide a healthy snack of fruit/orange /water. This is not a catch up programme rather a wellbeing project where the children can play and grow in confidence and talk about their worries. As it is not …


Best Wishes on your First Holy Communion - Read More

Posted on: May 14th, 2021 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Good luck to all our Primary 4 children who are celebrating their First Holy Communion tomorrow. Have a wonderful day!


GOOD LUCK GIRLS - Read More

Posted on: May 14th, 2021 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Good luck to the Clady girls who will be playing for Mullaghbrack in the County Armagh Final on Sunday. The girls beat Crossmaglen in the semi-final and now face Eire Og in the final on Sunday at 7pm in Middletown. Best wishes to Aoife Murphy, Lucy Crozier and Lucy Mc Loughlin, Niamh Murphy, Orla Hunter. Katie-Rose Mc Cooey and Ella Gorman are also playing and doing us proud. BRING THE CUP BACK!


Sacrament of Confirmation - Read More

Posted on: May 2nd, 2021 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Congratulations to all our Primary 7 pupils who made their Confirmation in Ballymacnab. Thanks to Fr Gregg for a beautiful ceremony and the children who showed such great reverence at all times throughout this important milestone in their lives. Confirmation April 2021


Good luck to our P7 pupils on their Confirmation. - Read More

Posted on: April 15th, 2021 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Good luck to all the Primary 7 kids in the parish who are celebrating Confirmation tomorrow. We will be in Ballymacnab for the ceremony at 3pm.School as normal for all pupils with just the  P7 pupils having the day off to prepare.Mr White