Mrs Blair-Garvey plans to retire at the end of this academic year (June 2017). This is her 40th year of teaching in Whitehead PS. She is a wonderful asset to the school, we really appreciate all of her hard work and she will be very sadly missed. We do wish her a long and happy […]
Performances of ‘Bugsy Malone’ will take place on Wednesday 5th & Thursday 6th April. Information regarding tickets will be sent home in the next few weeks.
Our Under 10 footballers played their first league game of the season on Wednesday. With two goals from Adam McBride and a goal a niece for Ross Millar and Thomas Patton, they defeated Carrick Model PS 4 – 1. Well done boys!
Johnny Graham came into school to speak to our Year 7 pupils about our current topic – The Second World War. The boys and girls got to try on some uniforms and look at the different types of weapons used in battle.
After school activities begin week commencing 16th January.
Today saw the beginning of our Peer Tutoring programme. Each week the Year 5 pupils will read alongside their Year 7 tutor. There was such excitement as the children were paired up and got to know a little bit about their partners. The programme is designed by Professor Allen Thurston (QUB) an
Thank you to all those parents who took the time to complete a questionnaire following or Parent / Teacher consultations in October. We had 27 responses from parents of Nursery children and 287 responses from parents of Year 1 to 7 children. The feedback was overwhelmingly positive as outlined
Thank you to all those parents who supported us though the Family Donations which totalled £2615. This money will be used to purchase additional equipment for the playgrounds, PE hall and after school activities. We will keep you informed of how much additional money we receive through the Gift
Application forms for Nursery & Primary 1 are now available from the school office. If you have a child or know of a child due to start Nursery or Primary 1 next September, please collect a form. The closing date for applications is Wednesday 13th January 2017 at 12.00 noon.