News at Ben Madigan

GIRLS’ HOCKEY

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The first outing for the Girls’ Hockey team took place recently.  The girls were seeded as one of the top-tier teams, which meant they played the other three top-tiered teams. Although they narrowly lost two of their games, they fought …

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MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM ALL AT BEN MADIGAN

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All the staff at Ben Madigan would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous New Year! We would also like to thank those of you who attended and supported the recent Christmas Fayre.  It …

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SPONSORED WALK CHEQUE PRESENTATION

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Well done to Emmet and Darragh, who dropped their Sponsored Walk cheque to NI Children’s Hospice on Thursday 8th December.  They raised £171.50 for their mammoth walk up to Napoleon’s Nose!  

OPEN AFTERNOON & CHRISTMAS FAYRE – FRI 9th DEC

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Come along to our Open Afternoon & Christmas Fayre on Friday 9th December 2pm – 5pm. Meet Santa in his grotto, peruse the stalls, listen to carols, sample delicious mince pies and much, much more….

ARCTIC IGLOO

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Mr Warwick and Prep 3 are continuing in their efforts to emulate Captain Scott, Ernest Shackleton, and even the odd Polar Bear, by building their own Arctic Igloo, but with an eco-twist – it’s made of reusable or recyclable material.  Can everybody please keep their …

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P5 & P6 VISIT TO W5 AND ICE HOCKEY

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Prep 5 and Prep 6 had an action-packed day on Friday – starting out by taking the tug of war challenge, getting elevated on pulley chairs, exploring space, making magnets move and building their own K’nex cars – all at W5, before heading to …

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BELFAST WINDOW ON WILDLIFE

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On Thursday 24th November, Pre-Prep travelled down to Belfast WOW (Window On Wildlife), a wonderful wildlife sanctuary nestled in the heart of the Belfast Harbour Estate.  Belfast WOW is home to birds and wildlife from all over the world, and our …

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PARENTS’ SHOPPING NIGHT / KIDS’ MOVIE NIGHT

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As we all know it can prove difficult to find some spare time to do our Christmas shopping in the month of December and even harder to find babysitters. In order to accommodate, the School Development Team have decided to …

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SPORT ON A SUNNY AUTUMNAL DAY

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There can surely be no better place for Games on a dry, sunny autumnal afternoon than Ben Madigan!

PUDSEY VISITS BEN MADIGAN!

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What a privilege it was to welcome Pudsey and the gang from Children in Need to Ben Madigan today.  Such a fun-filled November morning and it has really given us all an incentive to raise lots of money for this worthy …

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