We have been very lucky with the weather as most weeks we’ve been able to hold an outdoor assembly for the whole school. This week, we celebrate the 3rd week in Advent and we are excited as Christmas is so near. We were going to hold a School Carol Service on Friday, 18th December, but […]
On Wednesday 17th of June, sixth class gathered for the last time to celebrate the end of their primary school life but in a very unique way. For the first time in the history of Ballysax, we held a virtual celebration via Zoom. We are really happy to report that all went well and it […]
I am so proud of my 6th class for the huge effort they have put into their work at home since we closed on March 12th. The work they have submitted to me via email and Seesaw has been nothing short of phenomenal. Over the past few weeks we have been learning about topics such […]
https://www.dropbox.com/s/ozvh8hgmgwopdm4/Coronavirus-ABookForChildren.pdf?dl=0 This booklet is a great resource for parents, guardians and anyone in contact with children, to help explain about coronovirus and the restrictions we are supporting to keep each other safe. It is illustrated by Axel Scheffler, who is also well known for illustrating the Gruffalo books.
Check out this wonderful piece that Faith from 2nd class wrote for the Business Post yesterday. Faith writes about both the difficulties and importance of social distancing in a realistic and empathetic manner but also with a positive message and outlook. Well done Faith. we are very proud of you and all the boys and […]
Dear students, We received this notice from Dog’s Trust and some of you may be interested in entering the short story competition. DOGS TRUST I hope this finds you well. I know the past few weeks have been challenging for your school and your students. The Dogs Trust Education team really miss delivering our workshops […]