Destination: County Finals

On Tuesday 27th March, ten girls and ten boys travelled to Crossmaglen to take part in the South Armagh section of the Malachy McGeeney Cup for large schools.   Malachy McGeeney, as many of our school community will remember, was a former teacher and Principal of St. Peter's.  He worked hard to promote Gaelic games in Primary Schools throughout Armagh. On what should have been a glorious »»»
Sport

Soccer in the Sunshine!

One of the first pieces of post to land on Mr McParland’s desk following the Christmas holidays, was an invitation for some of our Primary Sixes to take part in the Newry High School Football Tournament. The news was greeted with great excitement and enthusiasm from the Primary Sixes, who were eager to show off their skills in the hope of being scouted as the next Messi, Pogba or Salah. »»»
Primary 6, Sport

Going for Gold!

Shortly before the Halloween break, some of our pupils achieved great success on the sporting front - on a national stage too - which is even more impressive! First up was our team of swimmers.  Representing St. Peter’s at the Swim Ulster Regional Minor School Championships, sisters Kayla (P5) and Leona (P6) McCartney, Amy Lee Hart (P6) and Sean Carragher (P7) journeyed to Bangor, to »»»
Sport

Footballers Get The Season Underway

Our boys’ and girls’ football teams travelled to Shane O’Neills Camlough, on Thursday morning, for the first Football Blitz of the school year. After some heavy rain on Wednesday, teams were happy to be greeted with sunshine and blue skies as they prepared for their matches at the foot of Camlough Mountain. Our keen St. Peter’s teams (consisting of girls and boys from Primary 6 and 7) »»»
Sport

Keep On Running!

On Tuesday 23rd May, a talented bunch of eager athletes from St. Peter's headed off to Kilbroney to take part in Newry, Mourne and Down Council’s Cross Country event. In total, fifty two children from Primary Five, Six and Seven took part in the keenly contested races, supported by their cheering teammates and adults on the sidelines.    On what turned out to be a very »»»
Primary 5, Primary 6, Primary 7, Sport

Player and Manager Profiles

Girls’ All-County Spring League Finals

The girls headed off to St. Michael’s G.A.C. in Newtownhamilton on Wednesday 22nd April, to take part in the county finals organised by Cumann na mBunscol Ard Mhacha, in association with Allianz. The girls had played really well in their qualifying round and had been putting a tremendous effort into their training sessions each Tuesday after school, along with lots of laughs and giggles »»»
News, Primary 6, Primary 7, Sport

Fantastic Football at Indoor Finals

On Wednesday 11th February, two teams headed off to Silverbridge GAC to take part in the Allianz Cummann na mBunscol Indoor County Finals. The day started off for the boys with an end to end game against a well organised Armagh C.B.S.  Both sides racked up a huge score in a game that was to set the tone for the day in terms of commitment, skill level and passion. Unfortunately, for our »»»
Primary 7, Sport

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