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

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


Easter Craft Fun - Read More

Posted on: April 5th, 2021 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Fun times in school preparing for Easter. Each class had an Easter egg hunt and plenty of crafts on the Easter theme. Enjoy the holidays and we will see everyone back on Monday 12th April. Happy Easter. Easter Craft Fun


Easter Hamper Winner - Read More

Posted on: April 5th, 2021 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

St Michael's PS would like to thank Hunter's store in Markethill for the generous donation of an Easter hamper. With no raffle this year due to covid we decided to raffle it among the children. The twist was that a child could not write their own name on the ticket, rather they entered the name of someone they thought deserved it. Mister White drew the winning ticket and the winner of the hamper was Hughie and …


WORLD BOOK DAY - Read More

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

Pupils in St Michael's celebrated World Book Day by dressing up as their favourite book characters. Great excitement and buzz for the kids to be in fancy dress.  WORLD BOOK DAY 2021


NO NUTS! - Read More

Posted on: March 5th, 2021 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

An important reminder to parents that a pupil in the school has a nut allergy so we all need to be extra careful not to send any foods into school which contain nuts. Please be extra careful preparing lunches or a snack for break time. i


RETURNING TO SCHOOL - Read More

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

Dear Parents School will open on Monday 8th for the P1-P3 pupils. Normal opening times with a 9:15start time and close at 3pm. P1-P2 close at 2pm but normal supervision to 3pm available through Marie.Dinners will be available from Newtownhamilton HS. World Book Day is Thur 4th March but to allow our pupils a chance to dress up for a fun day in school we will put it back to Fri 13th March. Pupils can dress up as their favourite book character. Tuesday 16th March is the last day before the …