Celebrating Grandparents Day on 30th January

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

Claire Celebrates her 21st Birthday - Read More

Posted on: January 18th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Congratulations to Claire who celebrated her 21st birthday in school. Best wishes from all the staff and pupils.


Grandparents Day on 30th January - Read More

Posted on: January 18th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Friends of St Michael’s PS Thursday 17/1/19 Dear Parent/Guardian 1. We would like to welcome all Grandparents to join us for a “Celebration of Grandparents Day” firstly at Mass in Clady Chapel on Wednesday 30th January 2019 at 10am followed by a cup of tea and a “Yarn” back at the school. This Day has been very well attended over the last few years and is a lovely opportunity for grandparents to see their grandchildren …


Star Pupils - 14th January 2019 - Read More

Posted on: January 17th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Well done to our Star Award Pupils this week....


Notable Dates in Term 2 - Read More

Posted on: January 17th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

16 January 2019 Dear Parents Dates for Term 2 January 30 Grandparents’ Day – Mass at 10.00am followed by tea in the school. February 15-18 Mid-term – school closed February 19 …


Afterschool Soccer Cancelled this Week - Read More

Posted on: January 15th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

❗️Dear Parents I received this email from Armagh City FC at short-notice today.... Hi All I’m very sorry to say we still have not been informed of our continued funding for the Armagh City Schools project from ABC council. With this in mind we have had to cancel sessions for this week (14th - 18th Jan) The club would like to apologise for the inconvenience caused and will be in touch on Friday morning in …


Afterschool Maths & Literacy Programmes - Read More

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

Dear parents After school soccer will start on Wed 16th January. The school will trial an after school educational programme for P4-P7. We intend to have a session for P6-P7 on Tuesdays from 3-4pm. The content will focus on Literacy and reading activities based upon the Irish News Young News Readers project . The second session will be on a Thursday 3-4pm for P4-P5 pupils and will have a maths focus. If both sessions are a success we will run …


Admissions Support for New Pupil Applications - Read More

Posted on: January 9th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

The EA recognises the need to provide Assisted Digital Support for some parents/guardians who want to apply online for a pre-school or primary place. To help parents/guardians overcome these barriers the EA is hosting a number of Digital Admission Clinics. These clinics are being targeted at areas where there is a high number of newcomer families, high levels of social disadvantage and localities with poor access to broadband. The clinics will operate on a drop in …


After school Soccer & PE - Read More

Posted on: January 9th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Afterschool soccer will start on Wednesday 16th January - Soccer is P1-P4 at 2-3, then P5-7 at 3-4. PE for Mrs Mc Parland’s class on Friday


Donation to Saint Vincent de Paul Society - Read More

Posted on: January 1st, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

A season for giving and forgiving. Fr Gregg was in school to hear the children’s Christmas confessions. Afterwards he spoke to the pupils about remembering the true meaning of Christmas then the P7 Council members presented him with a hamper to be donated to the Keady Saint Vincent de Paul Society.


P4 & P5 Christmas Party - Read More

Posted on: January 1st, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

We had a wonderful and exciting time at our Christmas Party with Mrs McLeod this week. We would like to wish all our family and friends a very Happy Christmas! From all the boys and girls in Primary 4 and 5!