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Music morning fun!

Music morning was great fun on Friday and everybody enjoyed joining in and watching others. We have some really talented musicians at Dunmurry Primary! Piano, flute, clarinet, violin, guitar, recorder, tin whistle and percussion instruments were all played as well as plenty of class singing.…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 11 June 2017

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Sports Day Success!

Even though the rain came down all day long, then the sun shine the very next day, we all had great fun at our Sports days! The children all got really into the spirit of it and the staff managed to do a quick change of races/organisation etc. Thank you to all parents who came along and supported…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 2 June 2017

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May Fair fun!

What a great afternoon we had yesterday at the May Fair, everyone was very worried as the rain kept us in at lunchtime but after a short shower at the beginning the sun came out and we were able to enjoy all the outside activities  as well as the stalls inside. The Helterskelter Boucy castle slide…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 19 May 2017

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May Fair

Next week brings our annual May Fair - Thursday 18th May 1:30 - 3:30pm.

We have Blackberry Farm, a Bouncy Castle Helterskelter, stalls including Jewellery, Scentsy, Lego, White Elephant, games, a raffle, crepes, refreshments and more!

Please help by bringing in any bric-a-brac for our white…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 14 May 2017

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Summer at the Share Centre!

The P7's arrived home safely this afternoon after an amazing trip to the Share Centre in Fermanagh. They could not have had better weather! They enjoyed a whole range of fantastic activities including sailing, kayaking, a banana boat, mountain biking, climbing, bushcraft, swimming, outdoor games…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 5 May 2017

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Summer Term begins!

The summer term has begun as busy as always! Holidays are over but from what I hear there were plenty of fun adventures had over the Easter holidays!

P3 were really excited this week to stay until 3pm on Monday and Tuesday. They are feeling very grown up especially as they got to do technology…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 28 April 2017

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Happy Easter!

The long Spring term has finally come to an end! It has been, of course, a very busy last 2 weeks. The Key Stage 2 pupils made us very proud with their fabulous performances of Cinderella and Rockerfella, please remember to order your DVD the week we come back if you haven't already as you are…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 7 April 2017

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Happy Mothers Day

The children have been busy this week making lovely cards and gifts to say thank you to all their wonderful mummies out there! The Nursery mummies were especially lucky as they were invited to a tea party this morning. They were treated to a rhyme and a song before tucking into some tasty…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 24 March 2017

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Science week in Dunmurry

What a fun week we have had to get involved with British Science week!

Miss Percy organised for all the staff to pick a Science demo and the children got to go round in mixed age groups to watch them and be amazed! Well done to all the teachers who were very brave as not everything went…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 17 March 2017

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"Best Practice"

We have been involved in the Shared Education Project with Seymour Hill and St Colman's since the beginning of last year. As part of the programme we had to meet with members of Eti (the school inspectorate) at the beginning to outlay our plans. This week we had a follow up visit to see what we…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 10 March 2017

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International visitors to Dunmurry

Today was a very exciting day - we had 4 visiting teachers in the school from China! They are part of a study trip to see what education is like in N.Ireland which is very different from their own experiences. They thoroughly enjoyed their day with us and got to visit every class for a short…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 3 March 2017

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P2 Knights and Castles assembly!

Hope everyone had a great half term break, it already feels like ages ago as school life is as busy as always!

P2 ended our week with a fabulous play in which the baby scared the dragon. Great acting, singing and speaking out by all our P2 children!

The School Council met on Monday and have…

Posted by Judith Hackett on 24 February 2017

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