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.

December 2019 Important Dates

Wednesday 4th December: School Open Evening for new Primary 1 Parents - See Flyer

Thursday 5th December: Dairy Council Talk for Primary 5 & P6

Friday 6th December: Primary 7 Taster Day at Ballymoney High School 

Friday 6th December: Stranocum Lights Switch on at 6:45pm

Monday 9th December: Flu Vaccinations in school from 8:30am

Monday 9th December: Library Van in school.  Last visit before Christmas

Tuesday 10th December: See-Saw Playgroup visit school to see P1 & P2 Nativity Play

Wednesday 11th December: Christmas Productions - Tickets now on sale

Thursday 12th December: School Closed for Election.  Note: Bush Buddies is not available

Friday 13th December: Christmas Jumper Day.  Bring £1 for Save the Children

Mrs C Irwin 


Bushvalley Primary School Open Evening: Wednesday 4th December 

Latest News

  • Headteacher Award Presented on Tuesday 26th November to: P1: Archie Stevenson P2: Caleb Morrison P3: Rebecca McCaw P4: Joe McFadden P5/6: Hayley McCooke P6/& Lucy Jamison
  • Primary 5/6 entered a ‘Young Writers’ competition and a large number of the children’s work has been recommended for publishing in a special edition poetry book.
  • Please click on the above link to view our November Newsletter. Read our news about Anti-Bullying Week and the success of our P5/6 as Young Writers.
  • To end Anti-Bullying Week we had 'Friendship Friday' for Children in Need on Friday 15th November. We had a non-school uniform day and sold cupcakes and juice at break time.
  • Headteacher Award Presented on Tuesday 12th November to P1: Colton McAfee P2: Anna McDowell P3: Ellie McVicker P4: Fiji Rankin P5/6: Mark Inglis P6/& Mary-Kate McConaghy
  • Bushvalley Open Evening Wednesday 4th December from 6pm - 7:30pm Welcome from the Principal at 6:45pm Please click on the link above to download our school leaflet with more information
  • On Wednesday 13th November we all wore Odd Socks to school for Anti-Bullying week. This showed us all how we are unique and different. Picture Above: Anti-Bullying Ambassadors showing off their Odd Socks
  • 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.
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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.