Interactive Bar

Instagram Instagram
Facebook Facebook
Twitter Twitter
Google Search
Google Translate
Ballymena Primary School

Ballymena Primary School

Believe, Persevere, Succeed

Slideshow

 

Middleton Community

The revised Northern Ireland Curriculum requires schools to, "develop the young person as a contributor to the economy and environment." This includes an understanding of employability and economic awareness.

 

In Ballymena Primary, following a study tour to Florida into the 'microsociety' concept, we set up our own Middleton Community. The Middleton name derives from the meaning of Ballymena - The Middle Town. A logo for the Middleton community was designed based on ideas from the pupils. Each year all P3 to P7 classes run a mini enterprise, the products of which are sold on the Middleton market day.

 

In addition, children may apply for various jobs in the Middleton community. These include:-

 

  • Working in the TV Studio
  • Dinner helper
  • Librarian
  • Playground buddy
  • Member of the Eco-team

Learning Today for Tomorrow’s World

 
Top