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One week to go!

A big thank you to all parents who came to meet your child's teacher in parent-teacher consultation week. It was great to see so many of you coming along and showing an interest in your child's education. You are as important, if not more so, than the school on how your children learn. It is a…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 21 October 2016

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Harvest time

Harvest time in Dunmurry was a great success. Thank you everybody for all the donations, Storehouse were very grateful for all we collected. When Aiden joined our assembly this morning he reminded us of how much good we can do when we club together, demonstrated by Lucy, Joshua and Raphael when…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 14 October 2016

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October begins

The signs of Autumn are well and truly here, I think playing on the grass won't last much longer as it gets wetter!

It has been a quieter week in Dunmurry Primary this week with everyone working really hard to improve all their skills I was delighted to give out lots of certificates in assembly…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 7 October 2016

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Biggest Coffee Morning

The weeks are flying by and we are already at the end of September!

I think this may have been the best week yet, ending it with our fantastic coffee morning for Macmillan Cancer Charity. This morning I couldn't believe the amount of buns and cakes that arrived. Thanks to all who took the time…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 30 September 2016

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Ardnabannon exhaustion!

P6 have returned tired and weary after a very successful trip to Ardnabannon Outdoor Educational Centre near Castlewellan. From Wednesday morning until Friday afternoon they all proved to be full of adventure, courage and determination! Everybody tried something they had never done before and many…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 23 September 2016

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Beat the Street excitment!

Thanks everybody for the massive involvement in the 'Beat the Street' game. I know the children are loving finding Beat boxes and using the fob. It's great to see parents using theirs too and going for afternoon/evening walks and getting more points - keep it up! If you go onto the website

Posted by Judith Hackett on 16 September 2016

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Media Stars

What a busy week we have had in school! The Nursery and P1 children have all done a full 5-day week and although the teachers and children are tired out they have all been amazing!

I hope you all saw Mrs Malcolmson (stepping in for Mr Lewis for the TV role) and the P7 class helping me show what…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 9 September 2016

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First Week Done

I am very proud of all the staff and pupils for adjusting back to school life!

The Nursery children have been coming in an hour a day in 3 groups and have all settled incredibly well, the tears have all dried up now they know how lovely Mrs Hanna, Mrs Harron and Mrs Parkinson are and all the…

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