St Brigid's Primary School
Ballymena
Growing in Mind, Body & Spirit

News 2018

Students Leaving

23 Mar 2018

Students Leaving We were delighted to welcome 3 past pupils back to school over the last 6 weeks as students. All 3 are studying at St. Mary’s University College in Belfast and we are pleased to have been able to support their learning beyond their school days with us. Good luck to Martyna, Eimear and Aislinn. ...

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Science Activity

23 Mar 2018

Science Activity Some children in P7 had an opportunity to attend 2 science and technology events this week. On Monday we hosted the STEM Challenge in our school when local school teams competed to design and solve a technology challenge. They had to build a bridge that could hold a weight for a specific length of time. Well done to both teams who entered from St. Brigid’s and particul...

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Numeracy Trail

23 Mar 2018

  Numeracy Trail Some of the boys and girls took part in a Numeracy Trail around the school this week. They had to find all of the clues that had been hidden. ...

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Science Week

16 Mar 2018

Science Week This week was Science Week in school and all classes engaged in many scientific experiments and activities. We also had a visit from Sentinus, a group who promote Science activity in schools. They worked with P7 and created amongst other things rockets that the children got to launch in the school playground. ...

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Festival Winners

16 Mar 2018

Ballymena Festival Winners Pictured with their trophies are Eve, Sophia and Robert. Along with many other children they performed at our "Celebration Assembly” last week. ...

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Recycling

16 Mar 2018

Recycling Knowledge Mr. Barry Tapster came to visit P3 this week. Barry is an Environmental Officer for Mid & East Antrim Council and a frequent visitor to the school. He helped the boys and girls to understand what happens to our rubbish especially if we don’t recycle. He told them all about "Landfills” and the need to avoid relying on them for getting rid of our rubb...

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Apostolic Work Collection The annual collection of toiletries will take place over the next 2 weeks. We are seeking bandages, cotton wool, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, deodorant etc....

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