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  • Happy Together, Learning Forever

  • Family Fun Night

    Our Annual Family Fun Night is on Thursday 8th June. We hope to see you all there.

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  • Football Success

    Ballymacrickett’s Gaelic Footballers went to take part in the INTO seven a side tournament. With a tough group the boys performed brilliantly winning all of their matches. They played St. Comgall’s in the semi final with the boys playing well to get through to the final. They faced a strong Oliver Plunkett side in the final. In a great final the boys won by 2 points. We would like to thank the organisers of the...

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  • PMC Maths Success

    Ballymacrickett Pupil Achieves High Score in National Mathematics Challenge


    Lara Crossey, a pupil at Ballymacrickett Primary School has been presented with a special award by The Mathematical Association in this year’s Primary Mathematics Challenge (PMC). This prestigious honour demonstrates her achievement as one of the best young mathematicians in the UK.

    The first stage of the challenge took place in November 2016 when Lara competed alongside 63,000 children across the country. Successfully answering a variety of multiple choice...

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  • STEM School of The Year


    Chris Little MLA presents Grainne McIlvar, teacher at Ballymacrickett Primary School with the ENTHUSE Award for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Primary School of the Year.

    The presentation took place at Parliament Buildings, Stormont on Wednesday 29th March, with Yvonne Baker, Chief Executive of STEM Learning, Sharon O’Connor, Education Authority (EA) Chairperson, Dr Hilary Levers, Head of Education and Learning at the Wellcome Trust, Dr Gill Humes,...

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  • Strike Action Deferred

    Please note: INTO Teacher’s Union has Deferred the  Strike Action Planned for Thursday 23rd March 2017. School will operate as normal on this day.


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  • ECO Youth Contest

    Katie and Erin represented Ballymacrickett at Youth Speak, organised by LCCC held in the Island Centre on 9th March. The girls spoke about the importance of reducing and recycling food waste using our local council facilities.


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  • Pupils of The Week 13/3/17

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  • Pupils of The Week 6/3/17

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  • Disability Sport

    A huge thank you to Mark, David and Sam from Disability Sport for giving our P3-P7 pupils a great talk full of information. Some classes even got to experience Paralympic sports. The boys and girls loved it all.

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  • Judo Success

    Congratulations to Ballymacrickett Judo Academy players on achieving Gold and Bronze medals at the NI Judo Championships, held in the Foyle Arena on 26 February.

    All judo clubs in NI were represented and the boys certainly stood out with their range of skills, fitness and determination.  They both conducted themselves admirably and represented their school and club with distinction.  Well done boys!


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