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We hope you will enjoy browsing through our website. Check in with us regularly to keep up to date with developments. 

WE NEED YOUR HELP - Please respond to the Draft Budget Consultation before 29th December. 

Please support schools in opposing the proposed funding cuts to the Education Budgets.

See the links below.

Happy 10th Birthday Phoenix IPS! 

The School celebrated 10 years of Integrated Education in Cookstown with a special party at school. Baroness Blood, with Mrs Watson (Principal) and Pupil Council.


Last Updated: 16th December 2014
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NEW! Have your say about the proposed funding cuts!

Please help our school as we respond to the Proposed Funding Cuts. Click on the icon to the left for information relating to the proposals and a example letter/email for you to use. 

NEW! For Parents - Appointment request proforma

As far as possible all appointments should be arranged after school. If this is not possible you may request time to take your child to attend during the school day. Time out of school must be organised prior to the time. You can download the proforma by clicking on the link  

NEW! For Parents - Absence note proforma 

Please click on the icon to the left to download the blank absence note. These will also be available from your child's teacher and the school office. We hope they are helpful. 

Now closed!  Vacancy: Foundation Stage Teacher (Y1)

Check out our current opportunity for a Foundation Stage teacher by clicking on the icon to the left. Closing Date Friday 6th June at 12 noon. 

NEW! Reading Partnership Pupil/Parent evaluation form

We would love to hear your views on your experience of reading partnership. Please let us know by filling out the form. You can access this by clicking the icon to the left. Thank you for taking the time to do this boys and girls (and parents of course!).


Linguistic Phonics Workshop Invitation All parents, especially those who have joined us this year are invited to attend a Phonics workshop on Monday 2nd December 2013 at 7.30pm. The aim of the session is to help you support your child in their journey to read and spell. Please click on the icon to the left to let us know if you will be attending. We look forward to seeing you there!

Operation Christmas Child - Samaritan's Purse    "Small action = Big Impact" Please support the school by putting together a "shoebox christmas gift" for a child in Belarus. We are aiming to collect at least 75 this year to support children who wouldnt' otherwise receive a gift. Click on the icon to the right for tips and information. #Teamwork

NEW! Food Bank Appeal

Cookstown & District Clergy Forum in partnership with Good relations at Cookstown District Council promoting the TWO foodbanks in Cookstown area. If you have anything to spare it will be gratefully accepted! Click on the picture to the left for information

 Now Closed - Uniform Survey for Parents

Please tell us your thoughts on school uniform. Click on the picture to the left to access the online survey. Survey is now closed.

 Meet the Teacher Workshop

Come along to our Meet the Teacher workshop. Teachers will take you through an overview of the curriculum, helpful hints and tips to enable you to support your child. They will also discuss internet safety to help keep everyone safe online.

 Free School Meals

Remember you need to reapply for free school meals on a yearly basis. If you haven't already applied, contact the school office if you need an application form.School Meals can prove expensive, especially if you have more than one child. If you are unsure whether you meet the criteria please check out the Education Support Website by clicking on the school meals picture. There is also information about uniform support..

Back to School - School reopens for all pupils on Monday 2nd September at 9.00am. 

School Attendance Matters - A Parent's Guide
Please check out the Department of Education Leaflet for parents. Advice and information in relation to School Attendance. A very informative and useful document.Click on the icon to the left to access the leaflet. If you need any support or have any questions in relation to your child's attendance please contact the school.
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