Surfing Safety with the Sixes

On Thursday 26th October, Primary Six had a visit from Eleanor (REIM Training Solutions), who came to provide a workshop on The Fundamentals of Internet Safety. To begin, the children got together in small groups and came up with a list of websites and apps that that they most commonly use. The lists were long and varied, including; gaming, social media and messaging platforms.  The »»»
eSafety, News, Primary 6

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

Maths Matters

Around the country, from October 14th - 22nd, schools, colleges, museums, universities and communities are working together to deliver an exciting programme of events to celebrate this year's Maths Week Ireland. Maths Week 2017 partners include; W5, Ulster University, Queen's University, Stranmillis University Collage, North West Regional College and Armagh Planetarium.  Maths is important »»»
News

Prince Ryan’s Royal Night

On Friday 29th September, the stage was set in the Canal Court Newry as it played host to the Friends of Children 18th Annual Gala Ball. One of our very own, Ryan O’Callaghan, was a guest of honour, and, in front of around three hundred and fifty people, he was introduced as Prince Ryan.  What a treat as he took his seat with his mum and Dad at the top table, along with four other princes »»»
Events, Primary 6

A Change is Coming… No More Round Pounds!

The old coin was replaced by the 12-sided £1 back in March, and since then the two have been in co-circulation.  However, after the October deadline has passed, the round pound will lose its value. The Royal Mint is striking 1.5 billion new 12-sided £1 coins, which were introduced to help crack down on counterfeiting.  The Mint has claimed that the new £1 is the "most secure coin in the »»»
News

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

P7 Pupil Features in Docu-Drama Film

P7 pupil Fionnan is set to hit the big time after taking part in a recent project funded through the Heritage Lottery’s Our Heritage Fund, managed by Newry, Mourne and Down District Council, through the Ring of Gullion Landscape Partnership Scheme. The steering group for the project comprised of: The Bessbrook Development Company, The Bessbrook Heritage Group and The Friends of »»»
News, Primary 7

Back To School Survival Tips

Already the first day of school has come and gone.  After all the preparation, now is the time to fine tune some things that will make school life easier for you and for your child. UNIFORM:  New uniforms need labels!  Having personal items labelled will make it easier for your child (and their classroom adults) to find belongings; jumpers, coats, even school bags and lunch boxes.  Whether »»»
parents

Recent Comments

  • Brilliant idea, a super top tip Dovydas I will definitely be using that idea in my own garden
    Green Fingers and Coffee Grounds
    September 18, 2018 10:28 pm
  • The Fun Day set the scene for my ‘farewell’, it couldn’t have gone better, I even won a medal! Thank you everyone.
    Community Fun Day 2018
    June 19, 2018 11:24 pm
  • Well done P3 and P4. The 16 chicks will make a difference!! We are very proud of you!!!!!
    P3 and P4 Working for a Just World
    April 3, 2018 1:49 pm
  • Congratulations P3 and P4 , a great idea and a brilliant achievement.
    P3 and P4 Working for a Just World
    March 28, 2018 7:45 am
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