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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

Covid Case in School - Read More

Posted on: November 24th, 2020 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Dear Parent/Guardian, I wish to inform you that a member of our school community has tested positive for Covid-19.  The case individual had been self-isolating and was not in school on the three days before the positive result. I have sought the most up-to-date advice from the Public Health Agency (PHA) and they concluded : As the case individual was not in school …… the risk presented to other people in school was extremely low. I do appreciate the concerns of parents, pupils and the wider …


P1/2 Listening Walk around Clady - Read More

Posted on: October 6th, 2020 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

The P1 & P2's went on a 'listening walk' around Clady last week. We were able to identify lots of different sounds and noises with the help of our 'listening ears'.


P1/2 Circle Time - Read More

Posted on: October 6th, 2020 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

This week during circle time, Primary 1/2 talked about how we could be good friends to each other. Everyone had lots of great ideas including sharing our toys with each other, helping someone if they fall over, and inviting people to play with us.


A Great Start to P1/2 - Read More

Posted on: October 6th, 2020 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

All our P1 pupils have had a great start to life at school at St. Michael's. We have made many friends with the P2 children in our class. Our Primary 1's have been learning letters and sounds and our Primary 2's have been working on spelling, reading and writing. Our topic this term is "All About Me", where we get to explore and learn about ourselves, our families and our feelings and emotions. Here are a …


Annual Book Fair - Read More

Posted on: October 6th, 2020 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Dear parents The school has decided to try the annual Book Fair but in a totally different way. After discussions with the Book Fair people and staff we will hold a limited book fair and encourage contactless payment. The book fair comes in three containers which open out into display areas. Each class will have access to only one case which will be located in each classroom. This will greatly reduce the choices available to pupils. The …


Back To Basics - Read More

Posted on: October 5th, 2020 by Mr J White in Information for Parents


Homework - P.3/P.4/P.5 - Read More

Posted on: September 22nd, 2020 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

P.3/P.4/P.5 Homework for this week is a chapter a night for P.5. P.3/P.4 Reading book to be finished for Monday and brought back in on Monday morning.   Children are to use BBC Bitesize to practise their  Mental maths, BBC Bitesize - English – small town Superheroes. Children are able to practise where to put full stops and capital letters. Topmarks:  Daily 10 adding and subtraction, P.3/P.4 hit the button – number bonds.  P.5 hit the button – time tables …


Notable Dates for 2020/21 School Year - Read More

Posted on: September 21st, 2020 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Dates for the school year.                   September 25            School Development Day                         October 16            School Development Day 20 – 22    Parent Interviews 26 – 30    Hallowe’en                         November 20             School Development Day December 22              Close – Christmas 2021 January 4 – 5          Closed ​ February          15-19          Mid-Term March         17-19          St Patrick’s Day April                1     …


Sacrament of First Holy Communion Celebrated - Read More

Posted on: September 21st, 2020 by Mr J White in Friends of St Michael's, Information for Parents

On Sat 12th September out P5 children received their First Communion in Clady. A beautiful day with a simple ceremony made this a memorable day. Fr Gregg celebrated a lovely child centred mass where the children did the readings, received Holy Communion and were presented with candles and certificates at the end. The children were very respectful throughout and looked fantastic in their outfits. After mass the Friends of St Michael’s present the children with communion …


Sacrament of Confirmation Celebrated in Clady - Read More

Posted on: September 21st, 2020 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

On Friday 28th August, Fr Greg celebrated the Sacrament of Confirmation in St Michael’s Church, Clady. It was a beautiful simple service, jointly celebrated with the children from St Michaels PS & Foley PS. Thank you Fr Greg