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Convent of Mercy Nursery, Folly Lane, Downpatrick, County Down
REMINDER: Halloween Break & Dinners The children are invited to come to school in fancy dress for a Halloween Party on Tuesday 26th October (NO DINNERS this day & 11.30 finish). We will be closed Wednesday 27th October - Monday 1st November for Halloween Break reopening on Tuesday 2nd November. Week Beginning: 18th October - we are asking parents who pay for dinners to pay an extra £2.50 to cover the dinner for Monday 25th. (£15.00 dinner & £3.00 snack) We are NOT collecting snack on Monday 25th.
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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

15th Oct 2021
Please find attached an overview of the Child Protection and Complaints Procedures...
Click on the link below for the latest guidance for schools  
You can contact the school on 02844614682 between 8.30 to 4.30 week days to discuss...
28th Sep 2021
If your child has had diarrhoea or vomiting they must remain at home for 48 hours...
14th Sep 2021
Following the easing of current Covid-19 restrictions people are starting to mix more,...
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...
7th Jun 2021
This video offers safety information on how to prevent a child from choking
12th Oct 2021
These are the available slots for Parent Teacher Meetings please reply to this message...
6th Oct 2021


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Upcoming Events...

Tuesday, 26th October 2021
Halloween Party (11.30 FINISH)
Wednesday, 27th October 2021
School Closed for Halloween Break
Thursday, 28th October 2021
School Closed for Halloween Break
Friday, 29th October 2021
School Closed for Halloween Break
Monday, 1st November 2021
School Closed for Halloween Break