Breakfast Club is available each day from 8.00am - 8.45am, no need to book, £1 daily charge.

School Council

Each class from Year 3 - 7 took part in a vote for their new School Council.  Meet the team for 2016-17! 

Jungle Book Production

On Wednesday 21st September, Image Musical Theatre visited school to put on their production of The Jungle Book.  It was enjoyed by Year 4-7 with lots of wonderful music and singing! 

European Day of Languages

We celebrated European Day of Langauges on Friday 23rd September.  The children learned basic greetings, numbers and colours in French.  We would like to thank Charis, Annie and Lauren (students from Dalriada) and Miss Athanasiou for helping with activities in each class. 

Welcome Year 1

Everyone at Ballymoney Model C.I.P.S welcomes the new Year 1 pupils to our school! 

Visit from C2K NewsDesk

On Friday 16th September, Amelia from C2K NewsDesk came to visit our school. 

If you want to login in to NewsDesk at home, click the link below and log in using your school user name and password.  

Take me to NewsDesk!

Year 1 Dinner Day  

Year 5 Entrepreneurs strike GOLD!

Year 5CD was the first class in the school to achieve the top gold award in recognition of their enterprise and venture from Sentinus. The pupils created their own business and made an impressive profit by selling their unique slate designs. Working with slates was a new experience for the children, one which the children whole heartedly engaged in and enjoyed. Congratulations to all involved! 


Brazilian Carnival Dance

We all had great fun learning Brazilian Carnival Dances.  Take a look at us in action in this video! 

Year 6 Trip to Bushmills

Coleraine Festival Success

Congratulations to all those who took part in the Coleraine Music and Speech & Drama Festival this year.  Many thanks to everyone for their hard work and support.


Radar Visit

Year 7 visited Radar (Risk avoidance danger awareness resource) in Belfast. This was an amazing interactive and informative experience for the pupils making them aware of dangerous situations and delivering advice on the everyday risks of water, fire, electricity etc. The resource centre has a full size street scene, with a bus ,train, bank and more.  They had a fantastic day out! 

If you want to see lots more pictures, click here.

Sustrans Cycling

Year 7 enjoyed learning new skills to use when cycling on the roads.

To see more pictures, click here.


As part of their topic this term, Year 5 visited Can Can in Ballymoney to learn more about recycling and up-cycling!  They had a great time! 

Amazing Brains

Year 7 loved learning all about the ins and outs of their brains alongside Landhead Primary School pupils. They had a special visit from an ‘Amazing Brains’ representative who told them all about the two sides of their brains and how each side operates. They built neurons, attempted some problem solving, located their organs and took part in many competitions! Well done to our Clever Cloggers!


Sacrament of Reconciliation

Well done to these Year 3 pupils who worked with Mrs Thom to prepare to make their Sacrament of Reconciliation at the Church of Our Lady and St Patrick’s on 3rd March.


Our Dance-A-Thon on Friday 18th March raised a whopping £1100 for Macmillan Cancer Support. A huge thank-you to all pupils and parents who supported the event.

NIE and The Conservation Volunteers

Volunteers from NIE and The Conservation Volunteers pulled on their wellies this week to help us plant an orchard in the school grounds.

Peace Proms 

On February 28th we took part in the Peace Proms at SSE Arena in Belfast.  We learned lots of songs and sang with over 3000 others! 

Check out this video selfie taken at the event!


To see lots of pictures from the Peace Proms Trip, click here.  


Hockey Tournament

Well done to our brilliant hockey team for their performance on Friday! We lost three games, won one and finished with a 0-0 draw.  What a performance it was!


World Book Day

The whole school had great fun celebrating World Book Day on Thursday 3rd March!  Everyone dressed up and took part in fun activities for the day. 


McAuley's Book Shop - Mother's Day Competition


Well done to all the highly commended winners and runners up in the McAuley's Book Shop Mother's Day Competition.




Year 5 - Cabin Crew Visit

On Thursday 18th February, Year 5 were lucky enough to have an Air Hostess come to visit their class. Mrs Thompson who works for Thomson Airways Cabin Crew came to talk to the class. She showed us her suitcase and told us all about the different jobs that she does on every flight. We learnt lots of great facts and even got a free pair of Thomson socks!


Bushmills Trip 2016


Take a look at a few pictures from Day 1 in Bushmills.  Everyone looks like they are having fun!

To see MANY more pictures from the Bushmills Trip, visit the Gallery or click here.

School Council

Each class from Year 3 - 7 took part in a vote for their new School Council.  Meet the team for 2015-16! 




Eco Flag Renewed

On 15th October our Eco-Councillors and Mrs Murphy met with the Eco-Schools Assessor Pauline Allen for their annual review assessment. Pauline was impressed with all the new Eco-Schools linked activities and events that had been happening throughout the year.  We were delighted to receive the super news that the school would receive its new Eco-Schools flag. 

Congratulations Mrs Murphy and Eco-Councillors for leading this work!




 Education Works Campaign

Click the link below to read a letter from David Hughes, Director of Curriculum, Qualifications and Standards, regarding the launch of Year 4 of the ‘Education Works’ advertising campaign on 21 September 2015.

The first phase of this year’s campaign is aimed at the parents of nursery and primary school-age children.

Education Works Campaign



Golden Rules

Our School Council worked to create Our Golden Rules. 

Pastoral Care


If you wish to read our Pastoral Care Policy, please click the link below.




 Healthy Food for Healthy Outcomes - Food in Schools Policy

If you would like more information on the introduction of the joint Department of Education (DE) and Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) Food in Schools policy, please follow this link to the DE website where there is a version of the policy for pupils and parents to read.



Get Involved


The Department of Education have released a video called 'Education Works Better When You Get Involved'.  If you haven't already watched the video, you can watch it online by clicking the link below.  

Watch 'Education Works Better When You Get Involved' 





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