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Shrek the Musical!

Congratulations to all our P7 children whop performed in this year’s show ‘Shrek the Musical’. What an amazing performance from the children. Thank you to the P7 teachers, Mr McGreevy and Miss Smyth and to all the staff for all their hard work and determination in preparing the...

St Teresa’s Awarded the Eco School’s Green Flag Award!

ECO School’s Award Congratulations to our Eco Committee led by Miss Carey who were awarded the prestigious Eco School’s Green Flag on Friday. This is a wonderful achievement for our school and demonstrates our philosophy of caring for our environment. Thank you to our Eco Committee and Miss Carey for...

Congratulations to our Gaelic Team who won the Radius Gaelic Blitz

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P7 Finalists in the GAA Road Safety Play to Live Competition

  Congratulations to P7A who were invited as one of the top 6 six schools finalists in Ulster for the road safety ‘Live to Play’ competition. View their recording adjacent to this...

Steven Lenton Author Visits Primary 4

The Primary 4 children enjoyed a wonderful visit from author and illustrator Stevn Lenton organised by the Book Trust. The children also received a signed copy of his latest book along with other titles for the school...

P7 Enter the Road Safety GAA Competition- Watch their amazing video!

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St Teresa’s purchases new I-Pads

  After receiving £10,000 funding from the Big Lottery Fund we were able to purchase 38 new I-pads for the children of our school. The FoST made a successful bid to the lottery and we are delighted to add this technology to our existing...

St Teresa’s Hurling Blitz

 St Teresa’s Hosts a Hurling Blitz on Thursday 27th April   St Teresa’s PS hosted a hurling blitz on St Teresa’s Playing fields with a number of participating school’s attending. Our team won 2 of the 4 games played despite this being their first time on the outdoor field! Mr...

WATCH Aras an Uachtarain Art Project Video

Please see below the link to the Aractas TV web link which shows P6b’s  class participation in the Aras an Uachtarain art project to build a sculpture in the grounds of the President’s residence. Mrs Crutchley’s class will Im sure be very interested to see it. Looks great! Forward to...

St Teresa’s Outdoor All Day Programme

St. Teresa’s Primary School Outdoors All Day Programme. In today’s world there appear to be fewer opportunities for our children to play and learn in the outdoors. With this in mind and the pride we have for the teaching and learning of Science and the World Around Us in St....

Watch our St Patrick’s Day Video in P2B

Enjoy the Happy St Patrick’s Day wishes from P2A  ...

Confirmation 2016-17

Congratulations to all our P7 children who were recently confirmed by Bishop Treanor on Friday 10th March in the Church of St Teresa of Avila. This was a great occasion in our school. The children presented themselves so well, they confidently spoke to the Bishop, sang beautifully and carried out...

World Book Day

HAPPY WORLD BOOK DAY – P3a World Book Day...

Beyond Skin Workshop

The Beyond Skin Foundation supported by Comic Relief carried out an exciting workshop with our Primary 4-7 Children on Thursday 9th February. Musicians from Sudan, India and other countries around the world performed for the children in order to celebrate...

Chinese New Year Celebrations!

As you know Miss Wang is teaching the children the Chinese language throughout the school. This year to celebrate Chinese New Year, a number of events have been organised in our school. On Thursday 26th January the children should come to school wearing red or partially red, as Chinese children...

Credit Union Quiz Winners

              Congratulations to our Primary 7 Credit Union quiz winners. This was our first participation in the quiz and we are delighted to have won the competition! Our P6 team competed brilliantly too. Well done to our P7 Team: Eadaoin McCaffrey Sarah Smith Keelan...

Children Prepare for this year’s Peace Proms in the Ulster Hall

  The children in the chamber choir prepared for the Peace Proms Show in the SSE Arena which will take place on Sunday 26th February. The children sang their hearts out and learned the new choreography. This will be a spectacular show and we are delighted that St Teresa’s is...

Children learn Chinese Language at St Teresa’s

  St Teresa’s Primary School has teamed up with Rathmore Grammar School and the British Council to bring the Chinese Language to life in St Teresa’s Primary School. Miss Wang our new language assistant this year will build on the previous two years Chinese language development in our school. The...

Christmas Fair A Great Success

Yesterday the Friends of St Teresa’s held their annual Christmas Fair. I would like to thank you all for supporting this event so well and being so generous when buying ballots. It was wonderful to see so many of you involved in the life of the school. The fair was...

Primary 6 work with the Áras an Uachtaráin

Our Primary 6 children will have the honour of working with the Áras an Uachtaráin and the Staff of the President of Ireland! St Teresa’s was one of only 5 schools across Ireland chosen to take part in a project to create a sculpture with artist Rachel Joynt and Poet...

OPEN NIGHT

December 5, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm   OPEN NIGHT Monday 5th December 2016 Principals opening address at 6.30pm Parents and Children due to start school in September 2017 are welcome to join us for our Open Night Come and see some of what St Teresa’s, our exciting...

Come Join Our New Child Care Whizz Kid’s Club!

ST Teresa’s Whizz Kid’s Club- don’t worry about Child Care during Mid Term! St Teresa’s Primary School has now been successfully operating its new school age child care wrap around service (The Whiz Kids Club) for over a month now. As we approach the mid-term any parents who are struggling...

St Teresa’s Achieves the coveted Right’s Respecting School’s Award!

  As you may be aware our school was assessed by UNICEF to determine if we had achieved the coveted and prestigious Rights Respecting School Award. The assessor interviewed large cohorts of children, the school leadership, staff, parents and governors as well as observing two classes, attending assembly and having...

Mr Haughey- Primary School Teacher of the Year.

Congratulations Mr Haughey I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Mr Haughey on winning this year’s Inspirational Youth Awards in the category of ‘Primary School Teacher of the Year’. We are all very proud of Mr Haughey’s achievement and are delighted that his work has been recognised in...

Matilda- The Musical, A resounding Success!

Congratulations to the P7 children, supported by the P6&7 choir, who performed this year’s school show ‘Matilda-The Musical’. This marked a very special occasion in the life of our school. It was yet another wonderful opportunity for us to showcase the many talents of our children. They  prepared tirelessly for...

Chamber Choir Perform at the reopening of the Waterfront Hall

St Teresa’s Chamber Choir were invited to the prestigious opening of the newly extended Waterfront Hall on Friday 29th April. The children performed beautifully for the VIP audience along with four other breath taking acts. We were the only school to perform. This was a proud day for St Teresa’s...

The Great Balloon Race

An exciting Balloon Race took place in St Teresa’s Primary School on Monday 9th May. The event was organised by the very committed and motivated Friends of St Teresa’s committee. Over 1200 balloons were released as part of a race to see which balloon will travel the furthest and the...

Green Screen workshop with Nerve Centre Belfast

Recently the children in Primary 6 completed a Green Screen workshop with Nerve Centre Belfast about the 1916 Easter Rising and the Battle of the Somme. RTE came to film the workshop and this will be broadcast across RTE channels in the run up to the...

Chamber Choir win the Belfast Festival of Music, Speech and Drama.

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Primary 5 take to the skies!

The Primary 5 children took to the skies as part of their Flight project with Bombardier Aerospace on Satursday 12th March from Belfast City Airport. The children cruised around the Giant’s Causeway and were able to see a panoramic view of the coast line second to non in the Q3oo...

School Basket Ball Team Sweep the board at their first match!

The basketball team competed in their first tournament in St Malachy’s Youth centre on Wednesday 24th of February. This was the squad’s first outing as a team but there was no sign of any rookie match nerves! Emma Early and Micheal Flanagan used strong dribbling skills to direct the ball...

Mrs Branniff is Science Teacher of the Year!

Congratulations to Mrs Branniff who has been awarded this year’s Science Teacher of the year award out of over seventy nominations across the UK. Each week Mrs Branniff puts on the white lab coat signalling to her P1 class that they are going to be discovering and investigating Science as part...
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Chamber Choir are Semi-Finalists the BBC Radio Ulster School Choir of the Year

Mr McGreevy recently established a smaller Chamber Choir from members of the larger school choir to compete in this year’s BBC Radio Ulster’s School Choir of the Year. The children recorded 2 songs for their entry namely ‘Night of Silence’ and ‘Naughty’ from the hit West End musical ‘Matilda’. The...

Open Night

We would also like to invite the children and their parents who are due to start school in September 2016 and parents to our annual Open night on Monday 14th December at 6.30pm. During your visit you will have the opportunity to: speak with the Principal and Vice-Principal, meet the...

Ditch the Dark Day with SUSTRANS

  The children will take part in St Teresa’s first ‘Ditch the Dark Day’ tomorrow (13th November). On this day we encourage you to walk to school or part of the journey to school with your child. If you drive we would ask that you would park a short distance...

Belfast Healthy Cities Pilot School!

During this year the P7 classes in St. Teresa’s Primary School will be involved in piloting a new teaching resource entitled Healthy Places, Healthy Children which has linkages with the World Around Us curriculum. The resource was developed by Belfast Healthy Cities in conjunction with the Education Authority, Belfast Region....

FoST Christmas Fair 2015!

As advent approaches and the season of Christmas draws near, school life will become very busy. We look forward to celebrating this time of year with you all. On Thursday 3rd December from 6.00pm to 9.00pm the Friends of St Teresa’s Association (FoST) will host their second ‘Christmas Fair’. This year...

St Teresa’s Primary School chosen as Titanic Belfast’s Education Partner

St. Teresa’s Primary School, Glen Road, has been selected as a Titanic Belfast education partner. As Titanic Belfast’s education partner, St Teresa’s Primary School, will get to trial new and existing activities at no cost to themselves for a two year period. The education programme is recognised as a leading...
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P7 School Show JOSEPH AND HIS AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT

The Primary 7 children present ‘Joseph and His Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’ which they will perform on Tuesday 16th and Wednesday 17th June at 7.00pm. Booking forms will be issued to P7 children and members of the school Choir and Orchestra on Monday 18th May. We hope you will enjoy the...

FoST Summer Fair! Book this date in your diary!

Join us for a great family day of fun at the Friends of St Teresa’s  first Summer Fair on Saturday 13th June from 1.00pm-4.00pm. There will be stalls, games and much much more. Please invite your firends and family to this fun filled...
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School Newsletter Issue 3 online!

Another busy term has just passed here at St Teresa’s! View the third issue of our School...

World Book Day 2015

The children and staff throughout the school celebrated World Book day by dressing as a character from their favourite book. We were delighted to welcome local Author Declan Carvile who showed the children how books are published and how to improve writing. Parents from P2 continued to read the children...
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Friends of St Teresa’s Christmas Fair

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Macmillan Coffee Morning

St Teresa’s Student Council are hosting their annual Macmillan Cancer Coffee Morning on Friday 3rd October to raise much needed funds for this worthy cause. Please join us in the Parish Centre for Tea, Coffee and some treats and of course great conversation. We look forward to seeing you all...

SCHOOL NEWSLETTER – FIRST ISSUE NOW PUBLISHED

To keep you up to date with all that’s going on at the school we have decided to publish a regular newsletter. View the first issue...

PRIMARY 7 MASS OF THANKSGIVING

The Primary 7 Children said farewell to St Teresa’s at their leaving Thanksgiving Mass on Friday 20th June. Fr Hickland celebrated the mass and the children recited readings and sang beautifully throughout the service. Mrs McCaffery read a parent’s blessing on behalf of all the parents and Hanah and Jenna...

ST TERESA’S ANNUAL CONCERT

The school concert which was held on Tuesday 3rd June was a great success and the P4-7 children’s performances were outstanding! There were performances from the school choir, brass and strings ensemble, recorders and traditional music groups.  I would like to thank Mrs Conlon and Mrs Ferguson and the all the...

SPORTS DAYS

Congratulations to all Year 3, 4 and 5 children who participated in their school sports day last week.  Fortunately the weather was perfect and all pupils participated enthusiastically in each event.  Many thank to all our parents who showed their support by their attendance at these events. Sport’s Day...

ART COMPETITION

Congratulations to Mrs Conlon, P2A for her successful entry to the I.N.T.O Art competition.  Her work was highly commended and they can be viewed on the INTO website....

Advent and Nativity Performances by Pupils

Advent and Nativity Performances by Pupils Please note the following dates. Tuesday 10th December – Carol Service performed by P4 and P5 – time: 2:15pm – venue: St Teresa’s Parish Church – All Welcome Thursday 12th December – P2 Nativity for Parents of P2a and P2b – time: 9.00am –...

MACMILLAN COFFEE MORNING

Congratulations to Miss Smyth and the Student Council for their hard work in hosting our annual coffee morning to raise money for Macmillan cancer. This year we have raised to date £960. A special thanks to our Parents and parish members who contributed so generously with cakes, buns and donations....

P5a Sentinus for Young Innovators

P5a enjoyed an informative and enlightening day at the SENTINUS DAY FOR YOUNG INNOVATORS on 17th June 2013 at the Odyssey Arena....

P4 children receive their First Holy Communion (click to see snapshots)

P4 children receive their First Holy Communion (click to see more) Congratulations on our year 4 children who received their First Holy Communion on Saturday 18th May in St Teresa’s church.  Despite the weather our children made us very proud with their faithful and graceful participation in this special service.  A special...

WEARING OF THE GREEN

Deljith and Caitlin from p3a enjoying the festivities, click to see more Many thanks to all the children who came out in style to celebrate our patron saint on Friday 15th March.  We had a very successful celebration with some traditional irish music and dance.  Mrs Conlon and her tin...

Belfast City Council St Patrick Colouring Competition

Congratulations to our winners of the Belfast City Council St Patrick Colouring...

CAPTAIN CLEANUP

Primary one, three and four benifited from the wisdom of Captain Cleanup on the importance of keeping our streets clean and taking responsibility for litter.  The children enjoyed participating in  a fun and educational puppet show run by the Belfast City Council to raise awareness of litter....

FAMILY FUND WINNER

Congratulations to the family of Eimear Dunlop winners of £100 in our Christmas Family Fund...

MORNING STAR CHRISTMAS APPEAL

Thank you for your generosity and all donations to this appeal.  All the items will be given to the hostel this week in time for...

CAROL SERVICE

A Christmas Carol Service will be held in St Teresa’s Church on Wednesday 19th December at 2pm.  The P5 and P6 children will lead the service.  Everyone is...

ART COMPETITIONS

Congratulations to the following children who won Art Competitions:  Thea Iran, P4b, who won the First Trust Art Competition; Caoimhe Mooney, P7B, who won the West Belfast DPCSP Competition with £250 for the school and Matthew McMahon, P7A, who won the Lidl Art Competition....

COFFEE MORNING

Many thanks to all those who sent in donations or who attended our coffee morning.  The magnificent sum of £1041.43 was raised for the McMillan Cancer Fund.  Congratulations also to the members of the School Council and Miss Smyth’s P6 class who very ably hosted the...

FIRST PENANCE

A short Enrolment service for current P3 children who will be making their First Penance will be held in the school on Tuesday 20th November at 1.30pm.  Parents and those who normally collect children at 2.15 pm are invited to attend. Don’t forget to bring along your child’s baptismal candle...

COMPETITION WINNER

Congratulations to Matthew McMahon, winner of the LIDL colouring...

Uganda Project

Thank you to Miss Smyth and the Student Council for their outstanding work in raising £6000 towards the installation of roofing in three classrooms in our partner school,  St John Bosco, in Kampala, Uganda. Members of the School Council spoke at all the Masses in  St Teresa’s parish over one...

Hurling Success

Congratulation to our Year Seven pupils who won the mini hurling match at Casement Park on Sunday 1st April. The mini match was played against St John’s Primary School Carnlough  during half time in the Antrim vs Limerick...

St Teresa’s Primary School Celebrates St Patrick’s Day

To celebrate our Patron Saints day a non-uniform day was held on Friday 16th March.  All the children came to school wearing something green.  We had a great day celebrating with traditional music, poetry and...

Delamont

Primary 7 children enjoyed a residential to the Delamont acitivity centre.  They enjoyed an action packed two days filled with outdoor actiivities ranging from canoeing to river walks.  Everyone had a great time and we are glad you all made it back safe.  ...

SURESTART

The school Trustees and Board of Governors of St Teresa’s PS have agreed to lease four classrooms in the vacant classroom block at the back of the school to Surestart.  Refurbishment work will begin this month.  The school would like to welcome the Surestart project to St Teresa’s and we...

School Maintenance

Thank you for your patience and co-operation while part of the school grounds was re surfaced. A new secure perimeter fence is now installed with new entrance and exit gates. Two lanes are now available for exiting the car park and these should improve the flow of traffic. Toilet areas have...

First Penance

First Penance took place on Friday 9th March in St Teresa’s Church. It was a very moving and spiritual service attended by parents and families of the Primary Three Year...

P1 Applications 2012

Application forms for the 2012 P1 Intake will be available from Monday, 28th November from the school office. (90 611943) The closing date for these applications is Wednesday, 18th January 2011 at 12 noon. The School Open Morning will take place on Wednesday 14th December at...

Confirmation

P7 pupils will receive the Sacrament of Confirmation on Tuesday 22nd May 2012. The Parents’ Meeting in preparation for this was held in the School Hall in February. Please note: Children cannot be confirmed unless their Baptism Lines are provided so we would ask those with lines still outstanding to...

Parent/Teacher Interviews

Pupils will finish school at 12 noon on Thursday, 24th November and Parent/Teacher Interviews will be held that week. Class teachers will have allocated an interview time for you. Pupils will resume school on Monday 28th November. School will be closed for the Church holiday on Thursday 8th December. Pupils...

Bombardier Project

The children took part in the Bombardier Flight Experience Project and built their own paper...

St Teresa’s Centenary Day

Thank you for your support for the Centenary Fair on 9th November. It was a very successful day and a huge number of people attended the event. Visitors commented on the high standard of the children’s work. The exhibition will be in place until Wednesday of next week. You are...

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