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CSSC wishes all controlled school staff a restful summer

30 June 2022

As we come to the end of this academic year, CSSC wishes to take this opportunity to sincerely thank all controlled school Governors, Principals and staff for their commitment and dedication. 

CSSC is here to provide continued support throughout this summer period. If we can be of assistance in any way, please contact your CSSC Schools' Support Officer. Find their details here

Let's all join Dunclug Nursery School and finish the year with a 'Wiggle and a jiggle'. 


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Controlled schools are #OpenToAll

10 June 2022

Read more about #OpenToAll here and access videos and graphics.

The controlled sector is the largest education sector accounting for 49% of all Northern Ireland’s schools, including 63 nursery schools, 380 primary schools and 69 post primary schools. Controlled schools are open to all faiths and none which brings a rich diversity and inclusive ethos.