WELCOME TO BUSHVALLEY PRIMARY SCHOOL 

Welcome to our website, which has been designed to provide you with relevant information about our school.  Whether you are the parent of a child who already attends our school and you are here searching for a letter or details of an event, or a prospective parent looking at different schools for your child, we hope you will find everything you need

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HAPPY EASTER

The School Council have been busy organising our Easter Fun Day which will be on Friday 12th April.  Activities include an Easter Egg Hunt, Best Decorated Egg and guess the name of the Easter Chick and chocolate eggs in the jar.  Remember to keep guessing this week to be in with a chance to win our jar of eggs and Easter Chick.

School Residential Trip To Edinburgh

Primary 7 travelled to Edinburgh on their Residential Trip from Wednesday 3rd - Friday 5th April.  They enjoyed trips to the Science Centre, Ibrox Stadium, Deep Sea World and Edinburgh Castle.  They all had a fantastic time - Have a look at what they got up to below.

Active Travel Superheroes!

We were delighted to present our 46 Active Travel Superheroes with their certifctaes in assembly on Wednesday 2nd April.  Well Done to everyone who completed an active travel journey.  We had a total of 715 Journeys as a school - Fantastic! 

 Primary 5/6 Photography Competition

Primary 5/6 entered the Ulster Bank Open Farm Weekend Photography Competetion.  They had to take pictures of a 'Rural Scene in Northern Ireland'. They had a great morning out of school taking pictures of our lovely local countryside.  Have a look at some of the images we entered.

RNLI Safety Talk

On Monday 1st April we enjoyed a very informative talk from the RNLI. Thank you to Pat for coming to talk to us!

ROCK BOTTOM HITS BUSHVALLEY

KEY STAGE 2 PRODUCTION

Bushvalley Primary School preformed the fantastic musical production of 'Rock Bottom' on Monday 18th March at Roseyards Church Hall.  This was a superb performance and all the children preformed to such a high standard - Well Done!   Have a look at the children in action below.

 

Fire Safety Talk for Primary 5

On Wednesday 20th March Primary 5 enjoyed a visit from the Fire Service and learnt about the importance of fire safety.  Thank you to our Fire Officers, Joe and Gary for taking the time to talk to the children!

 

WORLD BOOK DAY 2019

Primary 5/6 enjoyed getting dressed up for World Book Day on Thursday 4th March.  Check out our favourite book characters below!

 

NEW PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT

The PTA presented our new playground equipment in assembly on Friday 1st March.  We just love our new equipment! Thank you PTA!

 

MATHS WEEK IRELAND 2018

This year Mrs Creelman registered our school for Maths Week Ireland. The event ran within classes from Monday 15th October to Friday 19th October. Mrs Creelman distributed Numeracy and Mathematics resources to engage children in paired and group activities helping them to develop thinking skills and problem solving skills together. Have a look at some of the activities and games the children completed.

 

IPADS FOR BUSHVALLEY 

Mrs Irwin is delighted to inform you that we now have eight iPads up and working at Bushvalley! 
Three iPads were bought through money raised by the School Council: Halloween Fun Day, Break the Rules Day and Easter Fun Day. The PTA then donated money for a further three iPads and a very generous donation allowed us to make it up to a total of eight iPads.
Thank you once again, Mrs Irwin is a very happy ICT             Co-ordinator!

 

ANTI-BULLYING AMBASSADOR TEAM 2018/19

To find out more about the Anti-Bullying Ambassadors please visit their page on the scroll down menu.

Click here to read our 'Child-Friendly Anti-Bullying Policy', which was written by the Anti-Bullying Ambassadors

 

DIGITAL LEADERS AT BUSHVALLEY

  Keep up to date with our Digital leaders on our ICT page.

 

BUSHVALLEY SCHOOL COUNCIL 2018/19

Find out more about the School Council from the scroll down menu.

 

LEARNING IS FUN AT BUSHVALLEY

UPCOMING DATES 

Wednesday 10th April: Primary 5 Shared Education (Day 4) at Bushvalley Primary                    Friday 12th April: School finishes 12noon for Easter Holidays  

Friday 12th April: Easter Fun Day - Easter Egg Hunt,                Non-School Uniform £1

Monday 29th April: Term 3 Commences                              Thursday 2nd May: School Closed - Polling Station                Monday 6th May: School Closed - Bank Holiday

RECENT TOP STORIES

  • RNLI Safety Talk
  • Superhero Certificate Presentation 
  • P5/6 Photography Competition 
  • School Trip to Edinburgh Photo Updates

Meet the Safeguarding Team at Bushvalley

 

Shared Education at Bushvalley

Listen to our Musicians on the Viola and Violin

Bushvalley Win the Lottery!

Websites of the month aimed at developing key learning areas within numeracy is now available.  Click here to view links

Spelling Support materials to support your child are available for download now.

Bush Buddies 

After-School Care Club

  • 2-6pm Monday to Friday
  • £2.50 per hour

Should you wish your child to stay at the club, please complete a booking form and send into school in advance.

 Forms are available to print from the 'Parents Letters' section of the website or from Mrs Bartlett or Miss Wilson on request.

 

 

Family Support NI

Please click on link to avail of this service.

www.familysupportni.gov.uk