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Follow-up Inspection - Click here to view the ETI's report.

Holiday List - The 2018-19 holiday list can be viewed here. Next year's list can also be viewed here.

ParentPay launch - Parents are encouraged to use our new online payment facility when making payments to school.

Breakfast Club - We now have a breakfast club from 8 am each morning in the school hall, costing £2.50 per day

Thursday 18 April - 12:00 finish for whole school
Friday 19 April - Friday 26 April - Easter holidays
Monday 6 May - Early May Bank Holiday
Saturday 11 May - First Holy Communion for P4A and Evening Class at 11:30 in St. Colmcille's

Thursday 16 May - Sports Day for P4-7 at Strandtown Playing Fields
Friday 17 May - Sports Day for P1-3 at Strandtown Playing Fields
Saturday 18 May - First Holy Communion for P4B at 11:30 in St. Colmcille's
Monday 27 May - Tuesday 28 May - School Development Day (School closed for pupils)

Saturday 8th June - Community Fun Day
Friday 28 June - Last day of term (12 noon finish)

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Counting                   Parents & Numeracy

On Sunday 25th March, A team of P4 & 5 pupils competed at a tournament organised by Donegal Celtic FC. Under the guidance of Danny Allen, both teams won their respective competitions. Well done to all involved!

Documents provided by Timothy Doyle, Numeracy Consultant:

Foundation Stage

Key Stage One

Key Stage Two

P1   P2   P3   P4   P5  P6   P7

The next edition of the school's newsletter will be available from Monday 15th April 2019.


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St. Joseph's Primary is a Catholic co-educational school situated in Holland Drive, Ballyhackamore, East Belfast just off the Upper Newtownards Road and adjacent to the parish church of St. Colmcille. The age range of our pupils is 4-11 years and there are presently 385  pupils in the school in 14 classes.

St.Joseph's Primary School

Today's Pupils, Tomorrow's Citizens

For safeguarding reasons the back door of the school will be closed during the school day. We would ask that all parents and visitors use the Holland Drive entrance. Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.

Curriculum Meeting Presentations

P7 at the Belfast Choral Festival

Using Maths Parent Workshops