175 Ballinlea Road
Co. Antrim
BT53 8PR


Bushvalley Primary School

"Our future depends on building upon the experiences of the past, learning from the present and preparing for the challenges of the future"

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Welcome to Bushvalley Primary School 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.

November / December 2019 Important Dates

 Monday 11th November: Library Van in school 

 Wednesday 13th November: Odd Sock Day for Anti-Bullying Week

Friday 15th November: Friendship Friday for Anti-Bullying Week.  Non-School Uniform - wear bright, spotty, colourful clothing and support Children in Need

Tuesday 19th November: Thorpe Family Special Assembly 9:30am - 10:30am

Saturday 23rd November: AQE Paper 2

Saturday 30th November: AQE Paper 3

Monday 2nd December: PTA Christmas Craft Night - See Flyer in Latest News

Wednesday 4th December: School Open Eveing for new Primary 1 Parents

Bush Buddies
Miss Wilson is on leave from 25th November till 13th January and I request that all bookings for Bush Buddies must be submitted prior to the 25th November. I thank you in advance for your co-operation on this matter.

Mrs C Irwin 


Bushvalley Half Term Fun Day 2019

Well Done to the School Council for organising a terrific Half Term Fun Day!

Latest News

  • Please click on the link above to view the October Newsletter. Lots of news about our Half-Term Fun Day, Maths Week Ireland and our Big Breakfast success.
  • Bushvalley PTA are holding a Christmas Craft Night for all the children from 6pm - 8pm. See Flying for more details
  • Children in Need is on Friday 15th November. Try to come to school wearing something spotty, bright and colourful. Bring £1.50 to support Children in Need
  • Click on the link above to find out about our Odd Sock Day and Frienship Friday for Anti-Bullying Week 2019
  • On Friday 25th October the School Council organised a Half Term Fun Day. The children all enjoyed dressing up in fancy dress and eating their pumpkin shortbread and drinking their potion juice. They also enjoyed a Trick or Treat Trail.
  • On Wednesday 23rd October Governors, Staff and Pupils bid a fond farewell to Mrs Wylie and Mr Creelman at a special assembly. Gifts were presented by our eldest pupil Ellen Ramage and our youngest pupil Max.
  • Please click on the link above to download our September Newsletter. What a busy start to the new school year
  • Congratulations to Ellen Jamison (P1) Noah Hanna (P2) Wilson Logan (P3) Henry Booth (P4) Leon Hall (P5/6) Charlie Craig (P6/7)
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Bushvalley Music Tuition 

Bushvalley Primary Schools offers a wide range of music tuition including; piano, guitar, drums, brass instruments and wind instruments.               If you are interested in your child learning an instrument please speak to Mrs Irwin.

Ben Sayers (P4) making great progress on the drums. Private Tuition is available.

Alex Lamont (P4) making great progress on the drums. Private Tuition is available.