This Week’s Newsletter

Broadbridge Primary School                                                        Thursday 7th March 2024                                   Note 25

School Diary:  Friday 8th March Football Competition at Broadbridge PS.

Saturday 9th March ‘Do this in Memory’ Mass in Star of the Sea at 5:00 p.m.

Friday 15th March at 9:45 a.m. in the Master’s Hall. P2 Grandparents’ Day

School Provision Club Cost
Mon 11th Mar-

Fri 15th Mar

Morning Club – 8:00-8:45 (£1 PER CHILD)
2-3PM Club – 2:00-3:00 (£2 PER CHILD)
Afterschool Club – 3:00-4:15 (£3 PER CHILD)


Please note:  All clubs must be booked in advance on the ParentPay App


Extra-Curricular Activities

Day Activity Time & Venue Activity Supervisors
Monday 11th Mar Cross-Country P4-7 3:00-4:15

At School

Mr Alex Given

Miss Eimer Stewart

Miss O’Neill

Tuesday 12th Mar Gaelic P4-7 3:00-4:15

At School

Mr Mc Daid

(Assisted by coaches from both parish Gaelic clubs)

Wednesday 13th Mar Skill School

P1 & P2


At School

Miss Natasha Irvine & assisting coaches
Skill School

P3 & P4


At School

Thursday 14th Mar Netball P5, 6, 7 3:00-4:15

At School

Mrs Teresa Gillespie

Mrs Mairead Hull

Friday 15th Mar Soccer P4-7 3:00-4:15

At School

Mr Mc Laughlin &

Assisting Coaches

Be prepared for wet weather.  Cross-Country, Gaelic and Soccer players bring boots and trainers.  If you have any concerns or your child has particular medical needs, please contact the school office and bring to the attention of one of the people in charge.


All activities must be pre-booked on the ParentPay App with the exception of Skill School


Confirmation Photographer – The Confirmation Photographer has sent home the photographs from the Confirmation today. These can be purchased online, or the money may be sent into the school. If you do not wish to purchase the photograph, please return to the school. If you buy the first photograph then a discount code is offered (20% off leave your email address and code for it to be forwarded ) for all other photographs at the altar and those taken with Monsignor Dolan. Scan the QR code to see all available photographs.


Confirmation Ceremony – Thanks to the school choir who performed at the Confirmation Ceremony on Saturday. Thanks to all the parents and staff for their attendance on the day. It was a lovely ceremony enjoyed by all.


Congratulations – to all the Primary 4 pupils who made their First Confession on Tuesday.


World Book Day – Well done to all the children and staff who dressed up for ‘World Book Day’ . We had a great day celebrating stories together.


Sustrans – Next week marks the beginning of the annual Sustrans Big Walk and Wheel to school. From Monday 11th March all pupils are encouraged to walk, cycle and scoot to school if possible. Get involved and help to reduce the traffic congestion in the village and around our school, as well as saving the environment one journey at a time.

Queen’s University – A huge thanks to Queen’s University Planning Department Students who attended a special workshop for the primary 7 pupils from Broadbridge and Eglinton Primary Schools. The children had the opportunity to identify and discuss the safety of our pupils in walking to school through the village.


In the Community


Broadbridge Ladies Netball – Thursday 7th March at Broadbridge Primary School in the Master’s Hall from 7:30- 9:00 p.m.  All ladies 18+ are welcome to join.  Cost £3.


Slaughtmanus GAC Gaelic Football for Boys & Girls

Monday Primary 1 Boys Broadbridge PS 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Wednesday Nursery Broadbridge PS 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Primary 1 & 2 Girls Broadbridge PS 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Primary 2-3 Boys Campsie Indoor 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Primary 4-5 Boys Broadbridge PS 7:00 -8:00 p.m.
Primary 3-4 Girls Campsie Indoor 7:00-7:45 p.m.
Primary 5 & 6 Girls Campsie Indoor 7:45-8:30 p.m.
Thursday Primary 7 & Yr8 Girls Campsie Indoor 8:00-9:00 p.m.
Sunday Primary 4-5 Boys Campsie Indoor 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.



Faughanvale GAA Gaelic Football for Boys & Girls

Friday            Nursery/P1 Boys & Girls Broadbridge PS 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Monday P7 & Y8 Girls Campsie Indoor 6:00-7:00 p.m.
P6 & P7 Boys Vale Centre Indoor 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday P2/P3/P4 Girls Vale Centre Indoor 6:00-7:00 p.m.
P2 & P3 Boys Vale Centre Indoor 7:00-8:00 p.m.
P4 & P 5 Boys Vale Centre 4G 6:00-7:00 p.m.
P5 & P6 Girls Vale Centre 6:00-7:00 p.m.



PC Fitness – Tuesday 6:30-7:30 p.m. Interval Circuit Training.

                   – Thursday 6:30-7:30 p.m. Body Pump Class (check out Instagram p_c_fitnesss73                          for further info).