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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

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  


Covid 19 Advice for Parents - Read More

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


Covid procedures issued by the DE - Read More

Posted on: September 4th, 2020 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Education Restart – New School Day – Revised Flow Chart From: Education Restart Programme To: All Schools, Education Sector Partners Date: 4 September 2020   Dear Colleague,   We are learning more about COVID-19 every day.  As a result the Department of Education’s advice and guidance to the education system may need to change from time to time as the pandemic develops.  Our guidance will continue to reflect the prevailing public health position and up to date scientific advice from the Department …


Important change to First Communion Date. - Read More

Posted on: August 29th, 2020 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Important change to First Communion Date. With the increase in Covid cases and a tightening of restrictions on social gatherings we have brought the date forward to Sat 12th September at 11am in Clady.


School Clean Up - Read More

Posted on: August 27th, 2020 by Mr J White in Friends of St Michael's, Information for Parents

Thanks to all the parents who gave up their time over the weekend to give the school a face lift and have it ready for the pupils return. Plenty of brushing up leaves and twigs, power washing, painting, removing the fallen tree and cutting hedges. Tidy school grounds creates a positive attitude within pupils and develops a sense of pride in their learning environment. Thank you to everyone who helped, very much appreciated.  


P3/P4/P5 ~ Return to School - Read More

Posted on: August 26th, 2020 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Dear Parents, Our previous plans to re locate p3/4/5 to  Clady social club hall will now not be happening and so the induction day for p3/4/5 will not be taking place, tomorrow August, 27th as planned. Instead p3/4/5 will start school on Tuesday, September 1st and be taught in the mobile classroom. We are really looking forward to seeing you all next Tuesday. Take care,


P6 & P7 - Returning to School - Read More

Posted on: August 20th, 2020 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

P6-P7 classroom is ready for a new start on Monday. In accordance with the latest DENI guidance we have created a self- contained bubble for the 21 pupils in the class. Desks are forward facing with all floor space cleared to allow maximum distancing. Each table has its own copy of Literacy and Numeracy books, calculators, colouring pencils, whiteboards, scissors and glue sticks. School is providing this start up pack but pupils will be expected …