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Castledawson Primary School


Thank you for visiting our website. We trust as you browse through the pages you will get an insight into life at Castledawson Primary School!   Our school is a special place full of learning, laughter and friendship where everyone is happy, feels safe and is valued. We are very proud of our school and promote positive relationships at all levels as we work in partnership with our pupils, parents, local community and governing body to provide the best opportunities and experiences for our children.   We are committed to ensuring that Castledawson PS is a centre for excellence, serving our children, their families and the community as best we can, making sure they achieve and succeed. We believe our children come first so they are at the centre of everything we do. We strive for high standards in teaching, learning and behaviour and are committed to ensuring that all our pupils reach their full potential. We enjoy the present, but look to the future - and aspire to equip our children with the skills, curiosity and resilience they need to continue learning throughout their lives.    Each of us want to ensure that life at Castledawson Primary is a happy and memorable one. Our children deserve the best from this school. Our duty is to provide it.     Please come and visit our school if you are interested in learning more about Castledawson PS. We look forward to meeting you!   Mrs Marina McCusker Principal


Inspection Report

Following our recent inspection in May 2016, our school was ranked as demonstrating a 'high level of capacity for sustained improvement.' We are very proud of this result. For more information please read the full ETI Inspection Report by clicking on the following link or by downloading the document....


Latest News

18th Oct 2019
We enjoyed hearing from our Rights Respecting Ambassadors about our plans to support...
18th Oct 2019
What a great turn out at our Ditch the Dark Walking Bus. We enjoyed hearing after...
17th Oct 2019
Today we visited City of Derry Airport. Mervyn, who works for the fire service showed...

Upcoming Events...

Monday, 21st October 2019
Parent teacher meetings (School finishes at 1pm daily )
Tuesday, 22nd October 2019
Parent teacher meetings (School finishes at 1pm daily )
Wednesday, 23rd October 2019
Parent teacher meetings (School finishes at 1pm daily )
Thursday, 24th October 2019
Parent teacher meetings (School finishes at 1pm daily )
Friday, 25th October 2019
Parent teacher meetings (School finishes at 1pm daily )
Monday, 28th October 2019
Half Term
Tuesday, 29th October 2019
Half Term
Wednesday, 30th October 2019
Half Term
Thursday, 31st October 2019
Half Term
Friday, 1st November 2019
Half Term
Monday, 11th November 2019
Anti-Bullying Week
Saturday, 16th November 2019
Transfer Test
Monday, 18th November 2019
Road Safety Week