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St Vincent de Paul Primary School, 167 Ligonniel Rd, Belfast
P1 Online Admissions Admissions Criteria for September 2023 have been published on the EA website and can be found at: online Admissions process opens at 12noon on Tuesday 10th January 2023 and closes at 12 noon on Friday 27th January 2023.
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Principal's Welcome

A warm welcome to our website.

 We are a happy, busy rural school with a caring family ethos and strong community links.

We are committed to inspiring a love of learning through stimulating and engaging opportunities.  We believe in nurturing the abilities and talents of every child, fostering respect, confidence and creativity in an environment which is welcoming, attractive and stimulating. 

There is always a lot happening at school and we hope this website provides you with useful information about all aspects of our school life.

We hope you find our website interesting and enjoyable.  You are very welcome to contact school directly if you would like any additional information.   

Mrs Patricia Watson

Upcoming Events...

Wednesday, 1st February 2023
Swimming Lessons (P5)
Wednesday, 8th February 2023
Swimming Lessons (P5)
Friday, 10th February 2023
P7 trip to Clounagh Junior High School (musical 'Oklahoma')
Tuesday, 14th February 2023
Love Your Heart Day (Children can wear something red. )
Wednesday, 15th February 2023
Swimming Lessons (P5)
Thursday, 16th February 2023
School Closed
Friday, 17th February 2023
School Closed
Monday, 20th February 2023
School Closed
Tuesday, 21st February 2023
School Closed
Wednesday, 22nd February 2023
School Closed
Wednesday, 1st March 2023
Swimming Lessons (P4)
Wednesday, 8th March 2023
Swimming Lessons (P4)
Wednesday, 15th March 2023
Swimming Lessons (P4)
Friday, 17th March 2023
school closed
Wednesday, 22nd March 2023
Swimming Lessons (P4)
Wednesday, 29th March 2023
Swimming Lessons (P4)


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EA Literacy Newsletters

The Literacy Service have produced these newsletters to help support you with your child's literacy.  Click on the links below to view the wide range of excellent material.


First Edition focuses on Spelling.

Second Edition focuses on Reading.

Third Edition focuses on Memory.

Fourth Edition focuses on Transition

Fifth Edition focuses on Alphabet Work

Sixth Edition focuses on Communication and self esteem

Seventh Edition focuses on Reading for Meaning

Eighth Edition Focuses on Creative writing


First Edition

Second Edition:

Third Edition Literacy Service Newsletter: Memory

Fourth Edition Literacy Service: Transition:

Fifth Edition: Read All About It: Alphabet Work

Sixth Edition: Communication

Sixth Edition: Creative Writing:

Latest News

24th Jan 2023
P3 really enjoyed looking around their outside play area and were amazed at how the water had turned to ice in so many hidden...
10th Jan 2023
10th Jan 2023
15th Dec 2022
The Big Little Nativity performed by P3 and P4.
9th Dec 2022
Primary 3 have enjoyed taking part in the Save the Children Christmas jumper appeal.  We have had a great day playing...
6th Dec 2022
We have been learning how to multiply and divide by two.
1st Dec 2022
Primary 3 have been busy learning with REIM, Virtual Reality, taking part in activities linked to anti-bullying and dressing...
29th Nov 2022
P4 were very excited to play Times Tables Rockstars for the first time. They picked a name for their Rockstar and started...

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