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Orchard County Primary School, Armagh
School closes on Friday 28th June and reopens for N & P1 pupils on Wednesday 28th and for P2-7 on Thursday 29th August. Have a lovely summer everyone.
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Confidence in a school comes from knowing what is going on within. It also comes from knowing that the governors and the staff have the children’s best interests at heart.    Orchard County is a hive of activity and this website aims to give you a taster of the school, as well as providing regular updated information for both parents and pupils.    We hope that you enjoy your visit to our website and that you find the information you are looking for. Please feel free to contact the school directly (details on the contact us page) with any queries you may have.    Thank you for visiting. 

Latest News

28th Jun 2024
Farewell and best wishes to our wonderful P7s who are moving to their new schools....
27th Jun 2024
We had a great day today despite the weather! We played in the park, the MUGA, and...
26th Jun 2024
Congratulations to our P6 pupil who represented Orchard County at a very busy interschools...
Staff- Walking on Sunshine
18th May 2020

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May 24


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Nursery and P1 Admissions

If you wish to apply for a Nursery or P1 place for September 2024 at Orchard County PS, please click on the link EA Admissions to go to the EA website to obtain information about the admission process.

EA publishes admissions criteria on the EA website from 12th December.

The EA online portal opens for applications on Tuesday 9th January at 12 noon and closes on Friday 26th January 2024 at 12 noon.

Please also register your interest below by clicking on the prospective Nursery or P1 places and complete the form.
If you need any assistance with your application, please contact the school office or the Education Authority. Please pass this message on in the community. Thank you.

Have a look at the our video below to see what goes on at Orchard County PS and Nursery Unit.  You are also very welcome to visit school during our Open Day Monday 12th December 3.15 - 4.15 pm.