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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 Sep 2019
We met as a new committee on Monday 16th September. There were lots of new ideas...
18th Sep 2019
This week we enjoyed some fabulous weather and used this to do some weeding. We had...
18th Sep 2019
P1 have been developing early literacy skills using Nursery Rhymes as a stimulus....

Upcoming Events...

Thursday, 26th September 2019
European Language Day
R5 information session
Wednesday, 2nd October 2019
Shannaghmore meeting
Thursday, 10th October 2019
Nurture session for parents
Friday, 11th October 2019
Flu Vaccine
Tuesday, 15th October 2019
World Maths Day