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A Tradition of Excellence since 1829

Learning. Enjoying. Achieving.

Set in magnificent, lush countryside yet close to the city, Ben Madigan is the Preparatory School of Belfast Royal Academy, offering excellence in pre-school and primary education for 3-11 year olds. Our purpose-built Kindergarten building provides a warm, welcoming and fun introduction to transitional learning for 3-4 year olds. The main Preparatory Department for children aged 4-11 years sets the scene for educational achievement, with exceptional staff and resources, small classes and a strong focus on nurturing individual talents. Family-focused with convenient ‘wrap around’ day care options, the Ben Madigan experience ensures parental peace of mind and happy, curious, confident pupils with a zest for life and learning.

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Ben Madigan played some superb rugby at the Campbell College Rugby Festival on Friday 20th May.  The team came up against Sullivan Prep, Waringstown PS and Greenisland PS. All the boys gave everything, and even when the rain came on still tried …

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