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Woods Primary School, Magherafelt
School Social -Everyone welcome! Monday 24 June 2019 Admission £4 P1-3 6-7 pm P4-7 7.15-8.30pmMusic by Eternity Socials.
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Health Promotion

We are a Healthy School

At Woods Primary School we care about the health and well-being of all of our children.  We believe that a healthy balanced diet produces healthy and alert children.  Healthy eating is encouraged at our school through a ‘Healthy Break Initiative’ for the whole school, healthy menus in the school canteen and special theme days throughout the year. 

School meals are cooked on site and the kitchen has achieved a Level 5 Food Hygiene Rating.  We encourage the parents of children bringing a packed lunch to provide healthy items in their child’s lunch box. 

Each year we have a special health promotion week when topic work focuses of health and a balanced diet.  Members of the local community are invited to share in the teaching of healthy messages.  We enjoy visits from the Action Cancer Roadshow, the Dairy Council, the school nurse, sports coaches and parents who work in the medical field. 

In school we promote drinking water and do not permit the drinking of fizzy drinks at any time.  We enjoy parental support in implementing this policy in full.

News

17th Jun 2019
Well done to P2 children who led our Friday assembly on caring for our bodies.  We...
 
 
 
12th Jun 2019
Sports day 2019 took place in Meadowbank Sports Arena. We had a fun morning watching...
 
 
 
7th Jun 2019
Well done to our P1 class who took assembly and presented the important message of...
 
 
 
 

Healthier Lunchbox Leaflet