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Foley Primary School 60 Ballymacnab Road Co Armagh
Hallowe'en Vacation - Mon 30th and Tuesday 31st of October School closed for Hallowe'en Vacation on Mon 30th and Tues 31st October. School Re-Opens Wed 1st of November.   |  

VISION

In Foley P.S. we are committed to ensuring that every child has a stimulating and rewarding educational experience. We aim to support each child to develop the skills they need to be the best they possibly can in a rapidly changing world.

HISTORY

There has been a primary school in Ballymacnab since 1825, so Foley could be one of the earliest schools in the county. We have a wonderful photograph of the school as a small traditional building that dates from the 1900's. Over the years the school has been renovated, extended and new mobile classrooms and a resource room added to the rear.

The school has always looked to the future by embracing new technology and now boasts interactive whiteboards, a library area and looking to the future, we will have a superb new play park. We provide safe, open play areas and have a nearby playing field for sports and games.

We can boast about the wonderful achievements of its current and past pupils in;

  • Football
  • Choir
  • Drama
  • Further education

We welcome the memories and achievements that past pupils recall about their days at Foley P.S, this could form a great new reminiscence section of the website in the future. We readily welcome past students for placements and work experience. We have an archive of early register books that provide a valuable history of the families of the area, they are fascinating documents and can be borrowed on request.

LOCATION

Foley P.S. is located in Ballymacnab, Tassagh, Co. Armagh

The school has a long tradition of being at the centre of this close-knit and supportive community. .

Latest News...

20th Oct 2017
We held our annual bookfair this week. There was a great variety of interesting books...
 
 
27th Sep 2017
School Closures: 2017/18 October: Mon 30th / Tues 31st December: Thurs 21st (12 noon)...
 
 
 
15th Sep 2017
A big welcome to all our new pupils and to all returning to Foley. We are all looking...