Swimming Success at Gala

On Thursday 15th June, we had a very successful day at the Newry and Mourne Schools' Swimming Gala.  Our team of nine swimmers competed in races with great results. There were three races for each year group from P5-7; breast stroke, front crawl and back stroke.  Traditionally, the St. Peter's team always does well at this event, but as an added bonus this year Carly Mc Cartney and Lewis »»»

Bags of Hope

The story of TEN Foundations is a story of an ordinary man with an extraordinary vision. In 2011, a Belfast man, Ian Campbell, went on a holiday to the Philippines. There he fell in love with the country, the culture and the people, but soon realised there was another side with many people living in terrible poverty. On his return to Ireland, Ian started researching in more detail the extent of »»»

Sentinus Young Innovators

Following a science workshop held at St. Paul's in the third term, a team from St. Peter's were successful in reaching the Northern Ireland Finals of the Primary Challenge at the Sentinus Young Innovators event. Sentinus Yonug Innovators, incorporating The Big Bang Northern Ireland, is a major event to celebrate the achievements of young people of all ages in the area of STEM.  The core of »»»
Events, Visits

Cancer Focus NI Schools’ Programme

On Wednesday 24th May, Ellen Greene from Cancer Focus NI spent some time at St. Peter's with children from Nursery and Primaries 3, 4 and 5, exploring fitness, food and sun safety.  Ellen began her day with the Nursery children, teaching us about healthy eating and taking care in the sun.   She brought along Bernard the Bear to help us learn about healthy foods and to answer some of our »»»
Nursery, Primary 3, Primary 4, Primary 5

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

Be sealed with the Gift of the Holy Spirit

  On Saturday 20th May, the boys and girls from Primary Seven came together with two local Primary Schools to celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation.   The Sacrament of Confirmation completes the Sacrament of Baptism. Where Baptism is the sacrament of rebirth to a new life, Confirmation is the sacrament of maturity and coming of age. The ceremony was administered by the Rt »»»
Primary 7

Be Share Aware

Just like in real life, kids need your help to stay safe online. Our tips and advice will help you keep your child safe on social networks, apps and games. New apps appear everyday, so rather than trying to cover every social network out there, NSPCC NetAware focusses on the ones kids use the most.  On the site, you can search for a particular app, or find out about the ones your child is »»»
Safer Internet

Speak Out, Stay Safe!

The children of St. Peter's had a recent visit from representatives of the NSPCC, who delivered Key Stage assemblies and follow up workshops on their Speak Out, Stay Safe programme. The NSPCC volunteers interacted with the children, exploring this sensitive subject in a child-friendly, engaging style. The presentations to Key Stages 1 and 2 were interactive and highly motivating, whilst »»»
Safeguarding, Visits

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