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Nigel Owens at Limiavady High School

Nigel Owens MBE urges Limavady pupils to stand up and speak out

12 November 2019

As part of the Roe Valley Learning Community, pupils from all local post-primary schools had the opportunity to listen to international rugby referee Nigel Owens MBE. 

Pupils and staff from Fountain Primary School with School of Sanctuary award

Fountain Primary School is a School of Sanctuary

12 November 2019

Congratulations to Fountain Primary School, recently recognised as a ‘School of Sanctuary’.

Controlled schools and CSSC staff on Erasmus+ visit to Finland

International models of education - learning from Finland

06 November 2019

The CSSC Erasmus+ funded programme to Finland and Estonia is underway.

Ballywalter snug with pupil and teacher

Take a Wiggle Walk at Ballywalter

06 November 2019

The Snug and the Wiggle Walk, two new sensory environments for pupils, are now officially open at Ballywalter Primary School.

Launch of CSSC ethos tooklit 241019 with Derek Baker and Sara Long final

CSSC launches ethos self-evaluation toolkit

24 October 2019

The Controlled Schools’ Support Council (CSSC) has today, 24 October, launched its ethos self-evaluation toolkit for controlled schools.

Killyleagh Primary School staff group photo

How are you doing?

21 October 2019

How many times do we ask others that question but never really hear their answer?

Principal, MLA and pupil group photo

Top awards for Springfield Primary

18 October 2019

Springfield Primary School enjoyed great success at the recent Families First NI annual awards, claiming two of the top awards.

Special guests celebrate opening of Kilcooley Primary School New Parent and Afterschool Centre

New Parent and Afterschool Centre opens at Kilcooley Primary School

16 October 2019

A new Parent and Afterschool Centre has been opened today in Kilcooley Primary School and Nursery Unit, Bangor.

Parents' Parliaments participant group photo

Parents have their say at Parentkind’s Parliament

15 October 2019

Representatives from the Controlled Schools’ Support Council (CSSC) attended the recent Parentkind Northern Ireland Parents’ Parliament events.

Augher Primary School pupils preparing for 5-a-side football competition

Grand opening of Augher’s community MUGA pitch

14 October 2019

It was a momentous occasion on Friday 20 September for the village of Augher, with the opening of a community multi use games area (MUGA) pitch to be shared between Augher Central Primary School, Augher Playing Fields Association and Augher Stars.