Girls Football Tournament
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Pupils from Year 2 and Year 3 took part in the Girls Football Tournament at the Bowl on Friday, winning many of their matches. Some fantastic goal scoring and fair play by all. Well done girls, you were a credit to the school!

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Coding Trip
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Year 5 and Year 6 visited a special workshop run by the RAF, on coding. Working in groups the children developed their coding skills and constructed moving lego models which followed the code they had written. Thank you so much to the Family Library for inviting Ballacottier School to this event wh…

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Big Splash Appeal
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It was lovely to have Pippa Salter from Hospice and Rebecca House with us for assembly today. Pippa talked to the children about the work of Hospice and told us all about the Dolphin Trail that will be going live at the end of this month. We have now raised £758.10 to support the Big Splash Appeal…

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Dolphin Quiz
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Thank you to everyone who entered the Dolphin Quiz. We raised lots of money for the Hospice. Well done to Bella Goldstraw who has won the prize of a giant dolphin teddy!

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Daffodil Competetion Winners
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Congratulations to Graihagh Howard from Monkey Class who won best daffodil in the school, and Rhys Bufton from Dragon Class who won best decorated pot in the school and best decorated pot in all the Douglas Schools. Congratulations also to Mrs Whyley who won best staff daffodil in the school and ac…

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Improvements to the Rainbow Outdoor Area
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The Probation, Community Service Teams have completed 4 full and busy days for our Rainbow Room outdoor space at Ballacottier Primary School. This has now made our outdoor space look amazing and fabulous for all of our young people to use and enjoy. Thank you to Andy and all of the team, it has bee…

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Holiday Fun!
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Isle of Play's, Lester's Yard will be open during the Easter holidays to children, free of charge, from 1pm -3pm throughout the week (excluding bank holidays). Children can build. play and cook food daily. The guys are looking forward to seeing as many faces down there as possible.

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