Cavehill Primary School was awarded Best Kept Primary School in Belfast for 2016 and has also been named as the Runner-up in the Best Kept Primary School in Belfast for 2017! We have also been presented with a Silver award from Sustrans. Well done to all!

Cavehill Primary Summer Scheme 2017

Click here to find some parental comments about our very successful summer scheme.


Welcome to Cavehill Primary School.

 Mr Orr

I hope you enjoy exploring our web site. There are a number of new features which we hope will be of interest and help to you, so happy clicking!  As time goes by, we will continue to develop this site so please let us know if there is anything that you would particularly like us to consider including.


It is our desire that the staff at Cavehill Primary will work in partnership with  parents to ensure that our children are provided with every opportunity to achieve their full potential and have a very safe and happy primary school experience.


We have a dedicated, experienced and committed staff who always endeavour to ensure that the needs of our children are placed at the centre of all actions and decisions. We hope that you will find Cavehill to be a caring school which provides a very high-quality learning environment in which your child will succeed both academically and socially, developing into a responsible and well-mannered citizen.


We would encourage you to contact the school should you require any further information.


Yours sincerely,

Mr S Orr




P5 Forest School Programme

Being on the slopes of Cavehill, we are very pleased to participate in the Forest Schools Programme. This is an initiative which the PTA has secured funding for through Belfast City Council and is designed to enable the pupils to complete various activities outdoors in the forest. At present Mr Bennett and his P5 class are involved and having a great time! Please click below to see a summary of each of their visits to the forest.


P5B Forest Schools Trip Week 1

P5B Forest Schools Trip Week 2

P5B Forest Schools Trip Week 3

P5B Forest School Trip Week 4

P5B Forest School Trip Week 5


Outdoor Play at Cavehill 

Thank you to everyone who has supported us in our venture to enhance Outdoor Play at Cavehill. We are grateful to all of our Cavehill families and friends who have contributed in different ways. Click here to see pupils having fun outdoors and enjoying some of our fantastic new resources. 


Latest School Events

MacMillan Cancer Coffee Morning and Grandparents' Day29Sep2017

9:30 am - 10:30 am

P6 and 7 Transition Fair03Oct2017

6:45 pm - 8:00 pm

School Closed for Staff Training09Oct2017

Calendars page(s): School >>

Please click on the Prospectus below to find out more about the school.

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