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Welcome to the Ampertaine Primary School website. Whoever you are, we hope that you will enjoy your visit and find our pages interesting and useful.
Our small rural school has one hundred and twenty six 5-11 year-old girls and boys whose experiences are designed by 5 teachers, 3 classroom assistants and 2 administrative staff.
We welcome everyone to our school and do all in our power to ensure that children's time with us is safe, enjoyable and fruitful.
Parents, children, residents and business folk rely on us to provide the future drivers of our community... hopefully, your visit will give you some idea of how the ambition, confidence, reliability, integrity and spirit of our youngsters are nurtured and guided.
Latest 2018 - 2019 Events
- Children return to school as normal.24May2019
- EA School Closure27May2019
- School Development Day: School Closed for Children28May2019
- Room 4 Shared Education Trip to Armagh Planetarium29May2019
- Drumming and Piping - @ Crossroads. Children to be collected from Ampertaine at 4:15pm29May2019
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm @ Crossroads
Click here to download our
2018-2019 School Calendar (V4 Aug 2018)
Who is Stripes? Find out more on P1's page. Just click on the 'Classes' tab, then P1.
You can click on this CEOP logo to report on-line abuse to police.
Our Easter Service took place on Tuesday 16th April. It was well attended by parents, relatives and friends. Our school looked fabulous with all its Spring displays.
Our pupils told the Easter story through prayers, songs and presentations. Rev Gareth Stewart rounded the occasion off with an Easter epilogue.
Well done to everyone involved!
Ten Foundations present their schoolbags to us in assembly.
Congratulations to our plastic fantastic competition winners.
Enjoy your treat from Harley Quinn's!
Click on the photo below to find out more:
AMPERTAINE PTA NIGHT OF STYLE
BOOK FAIR 2019
Ampertaine PS would like to thank everyone who supported our Book Fair in March.
A grand total of £600 was raised for the school
to spend on books as a result of your purchases.
WORLD BOOK DAY FESTIVITIES
As part of our WORLD BOOK DAY festivities our annual Book Fair arrived in school on Wednesday 6th March.
On Friday 8th March all the pupils dressed up as a character from a book. The costumes were amazing. Well done to everyone involved!
We also had an Alternative Book Cover design competition. Vouchers for our Book Fair were awarded as prizes.
Our school cooks also joined in the festivities by hosting a Mad Hatter'sTea Party themed school lunch.
It was a fabulous day all round.
Our Book Fair continues each afternoon
until Tuesday 12th March.
Lego Club - P4/5 have loved our new afterschools club. A big thank you to the PTA for all our new Lego sets
Samantha, who’s been our school secretary for 5 years, left us at the end of January for a new job. We had a special assembly for her on her last day and wish her all the best for her new adventure ahead.
Our new School Councillors have been elected.
They organised all our
All the money raised will go to
Kilronan Special School in Magherafelt.
Thanks DJ Colby for providing the music.
VALENTINE'S DISCO 2019
On Tuesday 12th February we had our annual SCHOOL COUNCIL
A great night of fun, dancing and party games was had by all.
VALENTINE'S CUPCAKE COMPETITION
Our School cooks judged the cupcake competition entries.
They were spoilt for choice!
Well done to everyone from
P4 -P7 who entered.
We would like to thank all the staff, pupils and parents who donated
prizes for our Valentine's Raffle.
It was a huge success. We raised £200.
Literacy Certificates February 2019
Lexia and AR Superstars