“Create, connect and share respect: A better internet starts with you”
Safer Internet Day will celebrated globally on Tuesday 6th February so join us and 1000s of organisations across the world to celebrate this very important day.
We are inviting all Parents/ Guardians and Pupils to visit the Internet Safety page on our school website for useful information and updates. http://stmarysps.org/internet-safety
Follow the links on the page to the many resources available for pupils and parents / guardians
Why not take the Safer Internet Day Quiz online? https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/2018/safer-internet-day-quiz-2018
Gardening Club is well under way for Term 2. As a result of the cold weather, the group worked inside with Alison this week, planting cabbage and lettuce seeds. They will return to the polytunnel next week to continue work on the raised beds.
We are delighted to announce that Yan Liu, Director of the Confucius Institute at the University of Ulster, will present Past Pupils who sat the prestigious YCT Level 1 Mandarin exam in 2017 with their certificates of achievement on Wednesday 31st January.
During this very special occasion P6 and P7 pupils will launch the 2018 celebrations of Chinese New Year of the Dog in St Mary’s when they will entertain their audience with very special performances of Chinese and Irish poetry, song and dance.
Click on the links below to listen to a sample of the Chinese music which will be performed on the night.
Congratulations to the pupils chosen as Pupil of the Week in KS 2 this morning. Their awards were given for: improved concentration and focus on their work, for being great ambassadors for their school and for having positive attitudes towards school life in general. Well done and keep it up!
Due to the adverse weather conditions unfortunately we will have to cancel tonight’s scheduled Internet Safety Follow Up Workshop.
We will reschedule
Sorry for any inconvenience
Due to the uncertainty of snowfall St Mary’s Primary School will close at 11.00am this morning.
There will be no Afterschool activities today.
Look who are our “Pupil of the Week” recipients are in our P 5 to P 7 classes this week! They got recognition for their contribution to class discussions, the effort they have been putting into their class and homework and their efforts in completing work in class projects. Well done and keep up the good work!
REMINDER FOR PARENTS
CLOSING DATE FOR NURSERY AND PRIMARY ONE APPLICATIONS IS
WEDNESDAY 10TH JANUARY AT 12 NOON.
Application forms are available from the school office or can be downloaded from the Southern Education Authority’s website. Birth certificate and 2 utility bills confirming proof of addressed are required.