Siblings Yoga

A big thank you to Sarah Lennon our Yoga teacher. The siblings had a great session learning about breathing and relaxation techniques. The siblings were great at maintaining their balance to complete different postures. The siblings also enjoyed playing listening games with the singing bowl and they faced different physical challenges aimed at helping them to learn to work in teams.

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Coffee Morning

Parents and Professionals Autism Information Evening

The five Southern Region Special Schools have worked together to offer this Autism Information Evening. Guest speakers are Dr. Rita Jordan and Ros Blackburn. You are cordially invited to join us on 20th February at Armagh City Hotel.

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New ‘Changing Places’ Bathroom

Great news for parents and pupils - Another Changing Places facility has been opened in Northern Ireland! The business which went the extra mile to make its premises fully accessible is the multinational group IKEA.

It comes after Victoria Square and Castle Court shopping centres also installed the facilities which provide more space than a standard disabled toilet and offers room for a wheelchair user and two carers, with a height-adjustable bed and a hoist.

Staff Training Day- 15th February 2019

Dear Parent

Re Staff Training Day- 15th February 2019

I write to advise that school will now be closed for pupils on Friday 15th February 2019 to allow for essential staff training.

Mid-term Break for pupils will be over the following dates:

Friday 15th February to Wednesday 20th February 2019 (Inclusive)

New Device Set Up

If Santa brings any new devices down the chimney this year, keep these online safety tips in mind! Click the attached PDF below:

 

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Christmas Jumper and Christmas Dinner Day

Thanks to all who supported our Christmas Jumper Day in aid of Save the Children. A total of £175.50 was raised.

Thanks also to Jean and the Kitchen staff who make us dinner all year and an extra special tasty one at Christmas!

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Mindfulness parent programme

Please click the attachment below to view a PDF about the Mindfulness Parent Programme.

 

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Christmas Fun in Junior School

Junior school pupils joined for some messy, squishy, splatty, yummy, crunchy learning at the Christmas themed Sensory Sensations day this week. It’s easy to tell from the photos that they are certainly getting into the Christmas spirit!

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