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Foley Primary School 60 Ballymacnab Road Co Armagh
School Closed - Mid-Term Break Monday 18th February - Friday 22nd February - School Re-Opens Mon 25th February @ 8.30am With Breakfast Club
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Sports Activities

Foley Primary School offers opportunities for children to participate in a wide range of sporting activities and team games. Some of these include; Hurling, Camogie, GAA Football Boys and Girls, Rounders, Swimming and Soccer.

Foundation Stage and Key Stage One also receive Physical Literacy Coaching from DENI Qualified Coaches and Key Stage Two children receive coaching from County Board Games Promotion Officers in Boy and Girls Football, Hurling and Camogie.


Breakfast Club

Breakfast Club runs each morning from 8:30am to 9:00am


After School's Clubs


Both clubs are for boys and girls, with P1-P3 children generally attending from 2-3pm, and P4-P7 attending from 3-4pm.


For Sports Club, those attending will experience a range of sports during the programme, as well as developing their physical and emotional literacy at the same time. From soccer to athletics, dodgeball to basketball, and rugby to American football, there will be a different emphasis every week.

Tuesday: Dance/Movement After Schools Club:

This is an activity based fun 'Dance' based After Schools Club and will run for a further 6 weeks on Tuesday afternoons and is designed to increase participation in physical activity through the medium of dance. This Club will commence on Tuesday 8th Jan 2019 and finish on Tuesday 12th Feb 2019. This is a total of 6 weeks.

Primary 1 - Primary 3 from 2-3pm and Primary 4 - Primary 7 from 3-4pm. The cost is £2.00 per session


Hurling and Camogie club will allow all children to learn and develop skills that prepare each for representing the school and their clubs.

Thursday: Soccer After Schools Club:

Foley Primary School have secured the services of a Soccer Coach from Armagh City Football Club to offer After Schools Football on Thursdays. This programmes next 6 week block commences on  Thursday 10th Jan and finishing on Thursday 14th Feb.

Primary 1 - Primary 3 from 2-3pm; Primary 4 - Primary 7 from 3-4pm. The cost is £2.00 per session


Sports Club (Monday's)

Dance/Movement Club (Tuesday's)

Hurling/Camogie Club (Wednesday's)

Soccer Club (Thursday's)

P1-P3 – 2-3pm

P4-P7 - 3-4pm

P1-P3 – 2-3pm

P4-P7 - 3-4pm

P1-P3 – 2-3pm

P4-P7 - 3-4pm

P1-P3 – 2-3pm

P4-P7 - 3-4pm



Monday 7th Jan

Monday 14th Jan

Monday 21st Jan

Monday 4th Feb

Monday 11th Feb


Tuesday 8th Jan

Tuesday 15th Jan

Tuesday 22nd Jan

Tuesday 29th Jan

Tuesday 5th Feb

Tuesday 12th Feb


Wed 9th Jan

Wed 16th Jan

Wed 23rd Jan

Wed 30th Jan

Wed 6th Feb

Wed 13th Feb


Thurs 10th Jan

Thurs 17th Jan

Thurs 24th Jan

Thurs 31st Jan

Thurs 7th Feb

Thurs 14th Feb

Please note that our 'Active' After School Clubs sessions will, weather permitting, take place mostly outside. All in attendance are asked to dress accordingly e.g. have a coat on rainy days. Please wear normal full school uniform in on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays and bring a pair of runners for the activities. On Wednesdays children will be in their PE Uniform as normal.

Each session will cost £2.00 and this is to be paid up front to ensure a place; sessions in this block will run for 6 weeks up to mid-term. In order to book your child’s place, please return the consent slip sent out by the school along with £12, to your child’s teacher ASAP (any cheques for Monday and Tuesday Clubs are to be made payable to Healthy Kidz). Places are limited and in the event of over-subscription, names will be pulled from a hat.

Please note that in order to facilitate parents of P1-P3 children who are working and wish to only do one lift at 4pm if they pay an extra £1 in addition to their normal fee they will be able to stay to 4pm and be allowed to participate in the 3pm-4pm session.

(Please note that Health and Safety Reasons due to older children being present and some of the activities at the later session the younger children may just be supervised from time to time and not able to take part in all of the activities)

Friday: Music (Guitar) Schools Club:

We are pleased to announce we have secured the services of a 'Music Tutor' Mr Gary Treanor for guitar lessons. Sessions will take place on Friday afternoons from 12noon - 3.00pm with the timetable being organised by the tutor. Group sessions (Max 5 and Min 2 children) are charged at £4 per session. Individual sessions are £8 per session. Sessions last for 30 minutes.

Children will study well known songs, including pop and rock favourites and even prepare for their grades within the RGT syllabus on either the guitar or ukulele.