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P1 Pirate fun!

P1's had a great Friday with their pirate theme day to end their Pirate topic - they all looked fantastic in their outfits, as did Mrs Decodts and Mrs Sloan!

Friday was also the end of Anti-bullying week - we noticed lots of children being kind, helpful and good friends. All the classes did…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 17 November 2017

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Christmas begins!

We hope everyone enjoyed the Halloween break. The teachers have all come back ready to start Christmas preparations as well as all the other work and activities that go on in school!

Before we go into what is coming up we would like to say Good Luck to all the P7 pupils who are sitting their…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 10 November 2017

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Halloween Half Term

First half term done! I think everyone is ready for a wee break as it has been a long half term. We ended on a high with a great night last night at the Halloween Disco - thank you PTA members and all other helpers for giving up their time and making it so successful. Everyone enjoyed dressing up,…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 27 October 2017

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Harvest time

Thank you everyone who sent in food donations for our Harvest Assembly on Friday - Storehouse took everything away and are very grateful to be able to pass it all on to those in need.

After the bad weather and closing of school on Monday and Tuesday P2 and P4 both enjoyed trips to the park…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 22 October 2017

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MS sponsored walk

What a great morning we all had at Hillsborough Forest Park. Everyone, P1 - P7, walked round the castle and then the whole way round the lake! The rain stayed off and it was very mild so we really enjoyed the fresh air and exercise. The event was well organised and everyone got a drink of juice at…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 13 October 2017

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Supportive Parents

Thank you very much to all the parents who have come to the year group information sessions over  the last couple of weeks, it shows how much you care about your child's education. We, the staff of Dunmurry Primary School, firmly believe that children do best when teachers and parents work…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 6 October 2017

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Teddy Bears picnic

Primary 1 had a lovely afternoon on Wednesday when Mr Hullaballoo came to visit. The children brought their teddies and got to take part in lovely stories, dressing up and interacting with Mr Hullaballoo while mums and dads watched on. Thank you very much PTA for organising it for them. The PTA…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 1 October 2017

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P6 all back safe!

Primary 6 had a very successful residential in Ardnabannon from Wednesday to Friday. They took part in a lot of challenging and fun activities including a compass trail, hunting in rock pools, an adventure walk, archery, a climbing wall, a zip line and of course CoCo's! Everyone was exhausted on…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 24 September 2017

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Fly fishing

We have started our assemblies this year with several guests and poor Mr Shephard has had to help out twice - last week Victoria set him a fidget spinner challenge and this week Rev Adrian attempted to teach him how to fly fish! Next week we will have our first assembly with Rev Corrina…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 17 September 2017

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Full week done!

Well done everybody, a full week of school completed with home works started and routines well established - there were definitely a few tired children (and teachers) by Friday afternoon! Well done to our first certificate winners of the year who have all being following the school and their class…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 10 September 2017

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Term begins!

Welcome to the first weekly update for the 2017-18 academic year. Everyone has returned looking very smart in their uniforms, well equipped and ready to face the challenges ahead.

The new P1 children have all started with great excitement, not a bit nervous to come and see what Mrs Decodts has…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 1 September 2017

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Shared Education Sports Day Fun

All the P4-7 children had a fantastic day on Friday at the first ever Shared Education Sporte Day. The weather was a perfect, no rain and not too hot, and the Mary Peters Track provided a great venue. A masive congratulations to all the teachers involved in the planning as everything ran like…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 18 June 2017

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