Welcome to St Michael's Nursery school web site!

St Michael's- where we learn to play and play to learn!

 

Vision

Our Nursery School will provide a high quality pre-school environment where the children experience a broad and balanced curriculum, enhancing self-esteem and confidence and laying the foundation for life long learning.

Our purpose is to:

  • Provide a safe, caring, secure and stimulating environment;
  • Promote the well being of all the children in our care;
  • Consider the welfare of all the children in our care;
  • Promote development in all areas and the acquisition of a range of skills;
  • Provide equal opportunities for all;
  • Promote a love of learning; and
  • Develop parental partnership.

Values

Our values focus on:

  • Valuing and cherishing each child;
  • Creating a friendly atmosphere where the adults work harmoniously together showing respect, openness, honesty and consideration for others;
  • Promoting care and respect among the whole school community;
  • Building good relationships with parents;

 

St. Michael’s Nursery School is a Catholic Maintained Nursery School situated on the Stewartstown Road in West Belfast.

The school opened in September 1991 traditionally catering for the needs of three and four year old children in St. Michael’s Parish and when possible from the wider community.

It is a double unit offering full-time pre-school education to 52 children from 8.45am until 1.30pm.

The full time staff comprise of two teachers and two nursery assistants all of whom have specialised qualifications in early years education.In addition we have 1  part time nursery assistant to support our children with additional needs and our extended schools programme. Our goal is to provide a safe, secure, happy and stimulating environment for the children.

St Michael's nursery is very fortunate to be on a mature site with a huge outdoor natural space which provides the children with an oasis of an outdoor classroom all year round.

Feel free to come and see for yourself! Make an appointment to visit and see the exciting learing environment we offer both indoors and outdoors.

 

Latest News

Fundamentals with Sean Og

20th April 2018

Thank you to Sean Og for coming into the nursery today, to work with the children on fundamental skills. Fundamental movement skills are movement patterns that involve various body parts and provide...

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The start of our wonderful art journey

19th April 2018

We are very lucky to have Grainne Kielty here working with the children to create a collaborative piece in the medium of felt. the children thoroughly enjoyed their session and can't wait for the...

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Upcoming Events

25th April 2018
Happily hand made -art session with artist Grainne Keilty (9.30-11.30)
1st May 2018
Visit to St John the Baptist (9.30-11.00am)
2nd May 2018
Happily hand made -art session with artist Grainne Keilty (9.30-11.30)
3rd May 2018
Health Action Heroes roadshow (9.30)
7th May 2018
Mid term
8th May 2018
Mid term
9th May 2018
Mid term
10th May 2018
Mid term
11th May 2018
Mid term
16th May 2018
Induction meeting for new intake (2.30pm)

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