Mrs Kirby is our new staff member.
Mr Armstrong from the Arts Council came to tell P6, 7 about the visit of Scottish Ballet to Larne.
A new newsletter was produced.
Our team won the runners-up shield in the 7-a-side competition.
150 people turned up to hear Mr Burns talk about his Canadian trip on October 4th. There was flooding outside on Curran Road!
20 October 1988
Orangefield Girls’ Orchestra
Charity Walk for Northern Ireland Leukemia Research at Ballyboley
Total donations : £1236.76
Kathryn Tweed, Fiona Graham, Ashley Moody, Ryan Alexander, Connor McGaughey
Children won prizes in the ‘Concern’ environment competition.
Judith Arnold, Steven Bell, David Monteith, Rachel Murray, Lawrence McMasters (absent from photo)
Thursday 17 November
P7 went to Stranmillis Theatre to see Circus Senso.
The painters have finished in Room 1, Room 2 and the Assembly Hall.
The Parents’ Association gave us plants for our foyer.
Larne Arts Committee Christmas 1988 Junior Carol Service
Olderfleet’s reader was Glenn Mann.
Ulster Tree Week
Diane Barr came to plant trees at Curran Road.
Our new interview and remedial room was started on 26 Jan.
Mrs Walker moved in on 17 February 1989.
Rood cleaned at end of January.
Mrs Stewart’s choir went to Mossgrove Festival. They won a second and a third place certificate.
David Monteith and Patrick Shanks reperesented O.P.S. in the R.U.C. Quiz.
Boys’ 5-a-side team
Bryce McGarel, Ryan Alexander, Edward Adams, Gareth Rennix, Colin Barr, Andrew Robinson
P7 Viking Ship
Miss Riddell, a student from Stranmillis, worked on this project.
Ginger’s Super Road Show was a great success!
1989 R.U.C. Quiz
Our team comprised : David Monteith, Patrick Shanks, David Johnston, Andrew Kyle
Tuesday 18 April
10am Hockey Tournament Sandy Bay
Team A (Pitch 7) Philippa Allen (cpt), Julie McDowell, Catherine Minford, Sarah Elton, Lee Andrews, Helen Stewart, Jennifer Roper (G.K.)
Team B (Pitch 6) Fiona Colman (cpt), Mary McKendry, Lynn Hogg, Ashley Moody, Katharine Tweed, Joanne Cooke, Heather Willis (G.K.)
Subs : Sinead Campbell, Emma McDowell, Pippa Semple
The photographer came in May.
Choir competition at Carrickfergus
10 -12 May
Trip to Edinburgh
46 pupils and 4 staff went to Edinbugh
Scrapbook winner : Sarah Elton
Photograph winner : David Monteith, Sinead Campbell
Thursday 8 June
West Midlands Children’s Theatre Company presented ‘George and the Dragon.’
A Team : Fiona Colman (cpt), Joanne Cooke, Ashley Moody, Katharine Tweed, Lynn Hogg, Mary McKendry, Heather Willis (G.K.)
B Team : Philippa Allen, Helen Stewart, Catherine Minford, Sinead Campbel, Julie McDowell, Pippa Semple, Jennifer Roper (G.K.)
Subs : Emma McDowell, Sarah Elton
Full Attendance Certificates
6 Years : Andrew Robinson
4 Years : Julie Hart
2 Years : Ryan Alexander
1 Year : James Hood, Philipa Allen, Jennifer Roper, Sinead Campbell, Catherine Minford, Katharine Tweed, Lauren Newell, Gayle Newell, Samuel Hastings, Johneen Wright, Catherine Joss, Christopher Church, Andrew Doherty, Lynsey McGarel, Deborah Hannah, Charlene Robinson
Britain in Bloom
Prize Winners : Emma McKay, David Sloan, Philippa Semple.
Schools’ Swimming Gala
Gold : Lee Andrews, Glen Mann, Philippa Allen, Ryan Alexander, Fiona Colman, Connor McGaughey
Silver : Julie Harte, Lynne Hogg, Claire Sittlington, Bryce McGarel, Heather Willis, Katherine Tweed
Bronze : Simon Bell, Paul Brownlees, Ashley Moody
Finalists : David Monteith, Andrew Kyle, Colin Barr, Brett Butler, Julie McDowell, Sinead Campbell
Our Swimming Team won again!
Fiona Colman, Ryan Alexander, Simon Lyttle, Kathryn Tweed, Connor McGaughey, Ashley Moody
1 June : Sports Day
The sun shone!
Senior : Clare Sittlington, Edward Adams
Junior : David Withers, Emma Withers
Infant : Gareth Black, Richard Joss, Emma McIlroy
Mrs & Mrs Alexander presented a new Senior Boys’ Cup.
Mrs Maureen McGaughey gave out the prizes.
28 June 1989 1.45pm
Attendance Certificates given out.
James Hood won the Cycling Trophy.
Mary McKendry won the Mrs I. Haveron Cup