News Archive

£10,700 raised for Friends of the Cancer Centre!

15th January 2021 - in Uncategorised

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️£10,700⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ For Friends of the Cancer Centre at Belfast City Hospital. We are amazed, delighted and humbled by your generosity, especially given the difficult circumstances we are all currently living through. ⭐️Thank you to our pupils for completing the sponsored walk (in the pouring rain!) and for raising such an amazing amount.   ⭐️Thank you

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Christmas Poems

9th December 2020 - in General News

Each class learnt and recited a Christmas poem. P1 Mrs Gough’s Class Mrs Watson’s class P2 Mrs Brady’s Class Mrs Adamson’s class P3 Mrs Flanagan’s class Mr Matchett’s class P4 Mr Falls’ class Mrs Moffett/ Miss Clements’ class P5 Mrs Corbett’s class Mrs Boomer’s class P6 Mr Platt’s class Mrs Emerson’s class P7 Mrs Graham’s

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£2300 for NSPCC

20th March 2019 - in General News, Uncategorised

A huge thank you to everyone who participated in our Santa Dash in December, raising almost £5000. A cheque was presented to NSPCC in assembly and the remaining amount has gone to PTA funds. Once again, we are amazed by the generosity of Finaghy PS pupils, family and friends.

Welcome Poppy and Finley

29th March 2018 - in General News

Pupils parents and friends of Finaghy PS raised an incredible £7000 to adopt and sponsor two guide dog puppies. Poppy and Finley are now around 8 weeks old and will begin their training very soon. We can’t wait for their first visit to Finaghy PS.

£7000 raised for NI Guide dogs!

13th February 2017 - in General News

Guide Dogs NI are our chosen charity this year and we have raised a stunning total of £7000 – a full £2000 over our target.  We now get to name two pups, receive birth certificates, get regular ‘pup-dates’ and two visits to the school! We’re very excited. A huge thank you to all pupils, parents

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Back to Basics promotion

14th October 2016 - in General News

As promised, here are the links we mention in the leaflet: Websites: www.topmarks.co.uk (Maths and English) www.mrthorne.com Videos and links) Youtube: https://youtu.be/twv-ynv_m9o (Finger-multiplying)

Maths Tournament Day – 19 May

9th May 2016 - in Academic, General News

All pupils will be encouraged to try out for our Maths Tournament teams. We would be delighted if parents would give a bit of extra assistance with number-facts, tables and basic maths revision in the run-up to the event. It’s going to get competitive!

Edinburgh ’15

22nd May 2015 - in General News

This year’s Edinburgh trip included visits to adventure park, Seaworld, puppet theatre, Camera Obscura, Edinburgh Castle, bowling, Dynamic Earth, Science Centre and indoor skiing! A whirlwind trip, with lifetime memories! Check the gallery for photos. (Also on our Twitter account: @Finaghyps)

Cup Final Winners!

12th May 2015 - in Sports

On 10 May Finaghy PS played Downshire PS in the final of the Lisburn & District Under 11 Cup. It was a tightly fought contest between two great teams, ending in a 2-2 score draw after extra time. (Goal scorers: Callum Keys and Christian King.) A penalty shoot-out still failed to produce a winner, and the victory

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P6 in Ardnabannon

18th November 2014 - in General News

P6 decided that, if it was going to rain all day, they might as well walk in the river! They also experienced archery, climbing, bouldering, team games and a trip to Newcastle. The trip is a great bonding experience for everyone, and a brilliant introduction to the world beyond iPads!

Welcome back! (1st Sept 2014)

28th August 2014 - in General News

A very warm welcome back to Finaghy Primary School. We have a very busy and exciting term ahead. Make sure you check back to the website, and download our app, to keep up with all news and events.

FPS in bloom!

16th June 2014 - in General News

June 2014: Amongst this year’s crops we have radishes, lettuce, leeks, strawberries, raspberries and herbs. The garden has been in great demand  these past few weeks for story-telling, bug-hunting, fish-spotting and sun-bathing.