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Knocknagoney Primary School and Nursery Unit, Knocknagoney Road, Belfast


At Knocknagoney Primary School each pupil studies a broad and balanced curriculum suited to their individual needs and abilities. The Principal and staff plan detailed programmes of work for each of the 7 Areas of Learning within the Key Stages:

• Mathematics and Numeracy

• Communication – Language and Literacy

• The World Around Us – Science, Geography, History

• Personal Development and Mutual Understanding – health issues, social skills ,emotional development and relationships

• The Arts – Music, Art and Design, Drama

• Religious Education – in class and assembly time (we respect the right of any parent who may wish to withdraw their child)

• Physical Education


Staff Curricular Areas

Staff curriculum responsibilities are outlined below:

Communication Miss J Campbell (KS1) & Mrs V Irwin (KS2)
Using Mathematics Mrs N Tinney & Mrs R Mills
Using ICT Mrs G Shields 
World Around Us Mrs J Thompson
Shared Education Mrs N Tinney
Art Miss S Lee
Music Miss R Rainey
Drama Mrs G Shields
Structured Play Miss S Rooney
SENCo Mrs G Murray
Physical Education Miss S Lee
PDMU Miss A Gillespie
Assessment Mrs M Kirkpatrick
ECO Schools Miss A Gillespie 
Nursery Mrs N Campbell
Head of Pastoral Care and Behaviour Mrs M Kirkpatrick 

The staff above are the points of contact for these areas.