St Peter’s Mourns Passing of Former Principal

On Tuesday 17th January, St Peter's bid a sad farewell to one of its founding fathers when Malachy McGeeney RIP was laid to rest in St Malachy's Cemetery, Camlough. In September 1965, he was one of only five teachers who opened this school.  Six years later, in September 1971, he was appointed Vice Principal and continued in this post until he became our second Principal in September »»»

Do You Want to Build a Snowman?

Wednesday 17th December at St Peter's Primary School and everyone was busy getting last minute decorations made, packing reindeer food and surveying hot chocolate toppings.  So imagine the excitement that arose when the children heard they were to be visited by the Sheridan Stage School for this year's pantomime production of Disney's Musical Comedy 'Frozen'. The hall was packed and ready »»»
Events, Visits

Armagh GAA Primary Schools Grand Draw

The boys and girls and their families have been very busy during term one at St Peter's this year.  In an effort to raise much needed funds for both school and club, each household was asked to sell one book of tickets for the Armagh GAA Primary Schools Draw.  The draw (which takes place every two years) is an excellent fundraiser for St Peter's as well as enhancing games and coaching »»»
Fundraising, News, Sport

There’s Something Special Going On in Primary 3

Yule be sorry if you missed the P3 Nativity show tonight because it was a cracker. The children and adults put on a festive extravaganza with songs, dance and even a snow machine! It’s snow joke putting on a Nativity play but after much hard work and preparation by the children and adults, the stage was set and the lights were on for the Primary 3 production of There’s Something Special »»»

Football Teams on their way to County Finals!

The hard work and dedication shown by the girls and boys attending weekly after school training sessions for Gaelic Football is paying off. Last week, a squad of St Peter's girls headed to Silverbridge to take part in the regional heats. Fantastic skill and determination was shown by all of the teams who took part but to their credit the St Peter's girls managed to top the group, which means »»»
Primary 6, Primary 7, Sport

St Peter’s Elected Student School Council

On Friday 14th November, Mrs Ward hosted an exciting school assembly in celebration of School Council Election Day. For two weeks children from classes Primary 4 to 7 had been working on speeches to run for class School Councillor. They met with Mrs Ward who guided their thoughts and supported them to think and write as a School Councillor. Children’s speeches were then put onto to »»»
Announcements, School Council

You CAN make a difference! Anti-Bullying Message 2014

On Thursday 20th November, Mrs Burns took Key Stage Assemblies to explore this year's anti-bullying message with the children at St Peter's. Assembly began with a discussion about the qualities of a good friend.  Mrs Burns acknowledged how it isn't always easy to see and understand how our closest friends are feeling and stressed the need to keep talking to each other.  She encouraged the »»»
Anti-Bullying, Events, Primary 3, Primary 4, Primary 5, Primary 6, Primary 7

Team Hope Shoebox Appeal

This year Primary Four at St. Peter's took part in the Team Hope Shoebox Appeal.  The appeal sends gift-filled shoeboxes to those in need in Eastern European countries, to the Former Soviet Union and to Africa. The Primary Four children learned how their act of Christmas kindness could be the highlight of the year for a needy child who has little to celebrate.  Our young pupils found out »»»
Fundraising, Primary 4

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