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St Clare’s Abbey Primary School, Newry
Sacrament Dates for 2018 Confirmation: Friday 13 April 2018 at 6.00 pm in Newry Cathedral. First Holy CommunionSaturday 19 May 2018 at 11.30 am in St Mary's Chapel.
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We were very active in the Feis this year and we not only participated but won awards.

Our Ensemble group came third in the Primary School String Ensemble.

Mrs Sloan's Primary 3 class came first in the Original Class Composition in Primary School.

Mr Digney’s and Miss McNally’s  Primary 5 Classes  along with Miss O Shea’s class won Fireside Singing.  They won The Mary Murphy Challenge cup.

Primary Four Unison Playing was won by Miss Duffy’s class, Second was Miss O Hanlon’s class and third was Mr Byrne's class.

Primary Five Unison Playing was won by Mr Digney’s class and Miss McNally's class got highly recommended.

Primary Six and Seven Unison Playing was won by Primary Six with Primary Seven coming second.

Our choir came second in Hymn Singing Primary School section.

Miss Duffy’s Primary Seven Drama group came First in the One Act Play winning the Billy Locke Memorial Challenge cup.

Mr Byrne and Miss O'Hanlon classes came second  in the Choral Speaking section for The Betty McElroy Perpetual Challenge cup.

Miss Duffy’s class came First in the Choral Speaking  section , winning the W. V. Hogg cup.




"We thank Miss Mallon for the way in which she has nurtured our choir. The children love participating and are developing such a sweet sound. This is all due to her wonderful talent which she shares so generously with our lucky children."



P3 Original Class Composition


P4 Recorder Miss Duffy's Class


P4 Recorder


P4 Recorder Mr Byrne's Class


P4 Recorder Miss O'Hanlon Class


P4 Recorder Miss O'Hanlon's Class


P4 Miss O'Hanlon's Class


Overhead on a salt marsh by Harold Monroe

'We thank Miss Duffy for working so hard to ensure that The Arts are thriving in St Clare''s Abbey.  She is passionate about their value  and thanks to her and the many staff who works with her, our pupils  have gained so much from their Newry Feis 2016 experiences!'

P5 Recorder Mr Digney's Class.


P5 Recorder Winners Mr Digney's Class.


P5 Recorder Miss McNally's Class.


P6 Winners


P6 Recorder


P7 Recorder