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May Bank Holiday

School will be closed on Monday 29th and Tuesday 30th May.



Thursday 25th May

Sports Day will begin at 9.45am.

Thursday is forecast to be a warm day. Children should come to school wearing shorts, T-shirts, jacket/jumper. Everyone should bring a bottle of water, sun hat and have sun cream applied. Please label all items to save any mix up. Thanks

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Friday 2nd June at 9.30am

Everyone welcome



Friday 19th May at 9.30am

Theme: Super Heros

Everyone Welcome

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Do you recognise any of these faces?

Christmas 1994




Well done to all the runners who took part in the marathon on Monday 1st May and thank you to everyone who sponsored the runners for school funds.



Lunch Menu

Green Week

31st May - 2nd June

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Congratulations to all the Primary Four children who made their First Holy Communion on Saturday 13th May.






Congratulations to everyone involved with what can only be described as a 'Fantastic Performance'. A very successful night and well done to all the Superstars in Year Four and Five!

Click on the 'Ye-Ha' tab on the left of the page for photos.

More to follow




Sixteen Primary Six children were fortunate to take part in the 'National Standard Cycle Training' which took place on 6th-8th March. The children had the advantage of a bike check prior to the event to ensure that their bikes were road worthy. Thank you to everyone from the Sustrans team. 


Please note that First Holy Communion will now take place on the 13th May at 11:00am.

Sorry for any inconvenience.




25th January 2017

A big thank you to Kathleen, Anne, Vincent and Marie for giving up their time to make St. Brigid's Crosses with Primary Six and Seven.

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The Education Authority Meals Service have made and increase to the cost of school meals from the 1st January 2017. The price will increase from £2.50 to £2.55 per day.



On behalf of all the staff, pupils and the Board of Governors we would like to wish Mrs Davidson a very happy and healthy retirement.



Congratulations to all the Nursery boys and girls for their wonderful performances in their Christmas shows.

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On behalf of Road of Hope we would like to thank everyone who donated to this very worthy cause.



Friendship Week at St. Josephs's

To mark National Anti-Bullying Week each class worked hard to spread the message      "Together we are Stronger"  




Sustrans Active School Travel Programme

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We welcomed Johnny McCrystal to our school today as he gave a talk on the importance of being active. He raised awareness of safe travel to school during the darker days and promoted our     "DITCH THE DARK DAY"  which takes place on Friday 25th November. See letter for more details.




Primary Seven End of Year Presentation 2016

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As we say farewell to our Primary Sevens, we wish them happiness and success for the future. Remember our school motto 'Be the Best Person You Can Be'.

St Joseph's Dunloy hosts visitors from Gwyrosydd Primary School in Swansea

Mr. Jonathan Atter, principal of Gwyrosydd Primary School in Swansea, Wales, along with staff members Liz Jenkins and Claire Matthews, receives a gift of a hurling stick and ball from  Mr. McGuckian to mark the occasion of their visit. They brought with them a Welsh mascot for the school, Dewi the dragon. The visit was coordinated by Mrs.Davidson. They came to see the good practice in place in St Joseph's curriculum, in order to better advise the Welsh government about the shape of the new curriculum for Wales.  

Athletics Competition Wednesday 8th June 2106

Congratulations to our Primary Seven Team who came first place in an Indoor Athletics Competition which was sponsored by the Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council in partnership with Our Lady of Lourdes and the Everybody Active Programme.

Well done boys and girls!

Primary Six and Seven children will present 'Joseph' in the Parish Hall on Thursday 26th May at 7.00pm. Never mind 'Britain's Got Talent'    "St. Joseph's Definitely Got Talent"

Not to be missed!

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A Sneak Preview
A Sneak Preview


Congratulations to the all the foundation children on their wonderful show. It was amazing! A big thank you to everyone who helped make the show such a huge success. We would like to thank all parents and families for your continued support.

Click on the Pirates/Mermaids below for some great photos!



"The children enjoy learning in a secure and stimulating environment and they have pride in their work and school." (ETI 2016)

To read the rest of our report follow the link below.

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Child Protection Policy

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