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"

Welcome Message

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.

Return to School - March 2021

The staff were delighted to welcome all the children back to school on Monday 22nd March.  This was a great day with all classes enjoying lots of reconnecting activities.  The ice-cream man even made an appearance which went down a real treat!

You can access our 'Return to School Newsletter Here'.

Watch our school video to find out more about Bushvalley Primary School

World Book Day - Unusual Places to Read a Book

Great Bird Watch 

Bushvalley took part in the Great Bird Watch as part of a shared education project. 

Have a look at some of our fantastic bird pictures



Monday 3rd May: Bank Holiday

Wednesday 5th May: World Maths Day 

Monday 17th & Tuesday 18th May: Staff Development Days (school closed)

Wednesday 19th May: School Photographer in school

24th May-4th June: Assessments

Monday 31st May: Bank Holiday 

Thursday 10th June: Sports' Day (P1-P3)

Friday 11th June: Sports' Day (P4-P7)

Monday 14th June: P1 Induction Day

Tuesday 15th June: P7 Transition Workshop

Tuesday 22nd June: P1&P2 Trip to Rosepark Farm and P5-P7 Trip to Carnfunnock Park

Wednesday 23rd June: P3 & P4 Trip to Rosepark Farm

Wednesday 30th June: School Finishes at 12noon for the summer

Latest News

  • Click on the link to view the April Newsletter
  • Please click on the link to read our return to school newsletter - March 2021
  • Please view our new Remote Learning Policy and our Seesaw Policy. These policies are accessible from the Parent Section.
  • The Post Primary online admission is currently open. Please click on the link to begin your application
  • Please support our PTA Easter Raffle fundraising event.
  • Please click on the link to read our Return to School (March 2021) information for Parents/Guardians
  • Bushvalley Primary School took part in the Great Bird Watch as part of a Shared Education project with St Patrick's Primary School and St Ciaran's Primary. Please have a look at our brilliant bird pictures above on the slide slide.
  • Please click on the link below to get access to Week 6 (W/C 15th March) Fitness with Estelle Please note this is the last week of this programme.
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We have made a short video to let you see some of the changes at Bushvalley, which have been put in place to make sure everyone is safe. 

We will work together to combat COVID-19 at Bushvalley

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 making great progress on the drums. Private Tuition is available.