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St. Patrick's Primary School Mullanaskea, Garvary, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh

January Newsletter

11th Jan 2023

Welcome Back

Welcome back to another term.  We hope you all had a peaceful Christmas.


The children in P3-P7 will be travelling to the Grand Opera House on Thursday 12th January 2023.  We have 3 buses in total which will be leaving the school at 9:45am.  The bus will stop at Sprucefield where the children can eat their packed lunches.  We are expecting the children home at approximately 5:30/6:00pm.  A text will be sent out when they are on the road home.


Spanish lessons will continue throughout the month of January.  A letter will be sent home shortly to children in P5-P7 RE payments.  Spanish lessons are paid for through school funds for children in P1-P4.


The admissions into Primary 1 opened on Tuesday 10th January and will close at 12 noon on Friday 27th January.  If you would like to speak to anyone regarding admissions, please contact the school.

Shared Education

The Shared Education Programme with Enniskillen Model will continue throughout January for children in P3 and P4.  The Primary 4 children will be travelling down to the Model on Wednesday 11th January with the P3 class from the Model travelling up to Mullanaskea.


Primary 1, Primary 2 and Primary 3 will be having soccer on Fridays.  Children in P1, P2 and P3 can wear their PE gear to school.

We are waiting on confirmation from Fermanagh GAA on what day they will be coming to us for coaching for children in P4, P5, P6 and P7.  We will let you know when we know.

Catholic School’s Week

Catholic Schools Week will start on Sunday 29th January.

Primary 1 Trip

The P1 class will be travelling to Armagh Planetarium on Tuesday 31st January.  More details will be sent home shortly.

Grandparents Assembly

The school will have a Special Assembly  for P1, P2 and P3 children and grandparents on Wednesday 1st February.


We would like to remind everything that the school is a Nut Free zone.  We have children in the children who have severe nut allergies, and we would you to ensure that you do not send in any nuts with your child.  This includes all nut spreads.

Post-Primary Admissions

We would to remind our P7 parents that Post-Primary admissions opens on Wednesday 1st February at 12 noon.  The admissions criteria for all the post-primary schools will be released on Thursday 12th January.  More information can be found on the Education Authority website: