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Convent of Mercy Nursery, Folly Lane, Downpatrick, County Down


Welcome to the Convent of Mercy Nursery School Web Site - we are situated in the centre of Downpatrick on Folly Lane.  We are a purpose built Nursery school which opened in 1979.  

We hope to keep you up to date with daily events and activities within the Convent of Mercy Nursery School. To provide suggestions on how to extend and develop your child’s learning and awareness of the Nursery curriculum.  To provide information on local events or fun activities each month in the Parents Page or Newsletter.

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Latest News

7th Jun 2021
This video offers safety information on how to prevent a child from choking
3rd Jun 2021
Class photos are available for £10. We will be providing order forms at home...
29th May 2021
One of our favourite displays of the year. As we come to the end of May we will be...
29th May 2021
One of our favourite authors was Eric Carle and I am sure everyone has had  one...
27th May 2021
Some families are entitled to extra support with meals and uniforms for school. Link...
26th May 2021
24th May 2021
We had such an exciting day as Mr Hullaballoo came to visit us today.
20th May 2021
Another busy week in the Nursery learning about the bugs in the garden and exploring...
14th May 2021
23rd Apr 2021
We have had so much fun enjoying the fantastic weather this week.  The children...
16th Apr 2021
25th Mar 2021
24th Mar 2021
19th Mar 2021
We are so glad that the children have settled so well back into the Nursery and are...
23rd Feb 2021
Play Matters Please find attached some useful information that you may wish to share...
As coronavirus is a major topic of discussion on the tv, radio and in our homes -...
Looking for different activities to help keep us busy when at home? As we all have...
13th May 2021
The Nursery teachers will be updating the parents on their child's progress following...
27th Apr 2021
You can log into the EA Portal from Wednesday 28th April to see what school placement...
23rd Apr 2021


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Upcoming Events...

Monday, 28th June 2021
Last day of dinners
Tuesday, 29th June 2021
Last Day of Term Finishing at 11am