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First Assembly - P1

Well done to Primary One today who took their first ever assembly. They taught us all about different zoo animals and showed us how clearly they could speak out, how fabulous they are at drawing, making models and animal sounds and how good they are at singing action songs!

Well done also to…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 17 May 2019


Talent!

This week has shown us how much talent we have in school - acting, singing, dancing and sporting abilities.

The P6 and P7 were all amazing in their show Ye-Ha! - such fabulous acting and confident soloists! The P5 were a fantastic choir at the front and really got into the music. We hope…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 5 April 2019


Mothers’ Day

The Nursery Mums or Grannies had a lovely treat today at the Nursery Mothers’ Day Tea Party. We hope all mummies are spoilt this weekend!

Thank you to all parents who attended the Nursery and P1-5 Parent-Teacher consultations this week.We know some people have to get out of work or arrange…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 29 March 2019


Never a dull moment!

Yet another busy week in Dunmurry Primary School.

On Monday the P3’s headed to St Colman’s PS for their next Shared Education day with all their new friends and the P5’s were lucky to get a free rugby coaching session with a qualified coach.

On Tuesday everyone from P1-P7 enjoyed Science…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 15 March 2019


World Book Day

It was World Book Day on Thursday. To mark it each class learnt a favourite poem or rhyme to perform in a special assembly, certificates were awarded for reading and the older children read with younger ones. Everyone enjoyed getting together with another class to share the love of books. We were…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 8 March 2019


Book Fair Success!

The travelling Book Fair was very popular this year, as you can see from the amazing total we took in and the fantastic commission we have received. The more books everyone buys the more we can get for use in school. Each class teacher is able now to select some new books for their class libraries…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 1 March 2019


Goodbye Mrs Dobson

Today in assembly we celebrated our lovely secretary, Mrs Dobson. We are very sad she is leaving Dunmurry Primary School but enjoyed thinking about all the good things she has done in the 6 years she has been here. Some of the children shared their memories of things Mrs Dobson has done and the…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 22 February 2019


Half Term

A busy week had, as usual, before a half term break.

Thank you to P2 and all their creative parents for the fabulous castle display which you can see above and thank you parents for coming along today to see them. The P2 children also did an amazing assembly this morning all about castles,…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 15 February 2019


Tesco fun

You can see from the photos above that P1 had a fantastic trip to Tesco in Dunmurry village this week as part of their supermarket topic. We also had a successful first Shared Education day for P3 in Seymour Hill Primary School and P5 had great fun tasting Chinese food for Chinese New…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 8 February 2019


Parent support!

I would like to take this opportunity to thank all our parents who provide such great support to the school and their children. It makes a massive difference to everyone to know that we are all working together to make Dunmurry Primary School such a great place to be.

You can see from the…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 1 February 2019


Mystery box excitement!

We had another mystery box winner this morning - well done Ava! So far we have had a movie night box, a Halloween special, Christmas treats and today it was a snow day survival kit! Watch out for next months mystery box. Thank you everyone for taking part in the excitment - our money is beginning…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 25 January 2019


New term

Happy New Year to all!

Everyone is back to school, back in routine and working hard.

We hope you had a lovely Christmas break. Mr Shephard enjoyed his with the arrival of the gorgeous baby Amelia - congratulations! He is currently off for a couple of weeks paternity leave.

In assembly…

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Posted by Judith Hackett on 11 January 2019