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Camphill Primary School, Ballymena
School restart in AUG/SEP'20 - Camphill PS will see a FULL return of ALL pupils 5 days a week (full-time) from late August - details of start dates and classes has been sent to all parents via PARENTMAIL.  | P1 - pupils going into P1 in SEP'20 - please note the starting date that your child has been given in their 'Welcome pack' is confirmed. All dates given for P1 starts are now going ahead as planned and are to be followed by new P1 parents. Thank-you. | We wish all the Camphill PS community a lovely summer - Stay safe & well! (Please keep an eye on the website for any further developments or new notices.) | UNIFORM SHOP (Link in 'PARENTS' area of website) You can now buy all our normal school uniform from us online.  | The teachers have made some lovely final Goodbye videos for you all to watch.......... we look forward to seeing everyone back in school at the end of August. | The 'Home Learning' section is still within our website Class page - so if you need to 'catch up' on any missed work you can still gain access with your password. | COVID - 19 Home Project! see details below in 'NEWS' and in the 'HOME LEARNING' section regarding an activity to complete for returning to school......
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Our School

 
 
 
 
 
 

Camphill Primary School is a 'EA Controlled' school within the Northern Region for children between the ages of four and eleven.

It is situated in its own grounds of three acres in the Carolhill Park area, off the Toome Road in Ballymena. The original school was opened in 1967 with the school celebrating 50 years in education in 2017/18. The original school has since been replaced with a modern, state of the art building which opened in January 2007 with a further extension completed in June 2013.  The building is designed and equipped to the highest of standards to provide the very best learning and working environment for our children and our staff.

The school has a wide catchment area with children attending the school from the surrounding Ballymena area. The school admits 60 pupils into Primary One each year and has a school enrolment figure of approximately 400 pupils. Each year group consists of two straight classes from P1- P7 with approximately 30 pupils in each class.

The school building consists of 15 classrooms clustered around central resource areas, a large Main Hall and a separate Canteen/Dining Hall. In addition, other rooms are utilised for Learning Support, Instrumental tuition, group activities etc… There are extensive grounds surrounding the school including playgrounds, a large playpark, outdoor covered resource areas, a football pitch and grass play areas. The development of 'Environmental Gardens' also enhances the outdoor learning for all our pupils.

The Principal is assisted by a teaching Vice-Principal, a further 16 teachers, 9 classroom assistants, 2 school secretaries, a building supervisor, 3 cleaners, 8 supervisory staff, a cook and 5 kitchen staff plus two crossing patrol men. All staff are committed to working as part of a team and are conscientious, hardworking and dedicated to the school and its pupils.