Upper Castle Park, Belfast, County Antrim BT15 5FG

028 9077 7703



Cavehill Primary School

Working Together Towards Excellence


Welcome to Cavehill Primary! I hope you will find our website to be helpful and interesting, so happy clicking!  


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


Our fabulous Football Team - winners of the Davey Cup 2022!

Well done!

The Lord Mayor of Belfast visited P6 when they were planting trees as part of the Belfast City Council and Belfast Hills Partnership 1 Million Trees project. 

P5O atttended the launch of a new Joke Book at Chichester Library as part of Children's Mental Health Week. They had a fantastic time, learnt about looking after their mental health and enjoyed lots of jokes with May McFettridge! Everyone was so impressed with their behaviour, manners and jokes too! Well done P5O. 

P4KW attended the opening of a new outdoor classroom in the grounds of Belfast Castle. They discovered ways to prevent flooding and were even featured on UTV news! Well done P4, you are  great ambassadors for the school. 

Please click here to view our

class Christmas recordings

for December 2021. 

Latest School Events

Sports' Day31May2022

P1-2 9.30-10.30am approx. Dismissed at 12.15pm P3-4 11am-12noon approx. Dismissed at 12.15pm P5-7 1.15-2.15pm approx. Dismissed at 2.30pm

School closed for staff training.01Jun2022

School Closed for Platinum Jubilee.02Jun2022

Alternative Sports' Day date if required.07Jun2022

P6 Viking Clay Workshop07Jun2022

Calendars page(s): School >>

COVID-19 Information for Parents


Please click here to view telephone support and advice helplines.

Please click here to view information on ways to look after mental health and wellbeing.

Please click here to view advice on how to cope with stress during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Please click here to view information to consider using with a child who is worried about COVID-19.

Please click here to find BBC advice for parents to explain COVID-19 to a child.

Please click here to read an eBook designed to help children who are finding the current COVID-19 situation worrying. 

Please click here to view information about the StopCOVID NI Proximity App. 


Please click here to view information about Google Classroom

Please click here to view information about Seesaw app.

Please click here to view our Return to School video.

Please click here to view additional online resources designed to extend and consolidate pupils' learning.




Please click to download a copy of this prospectus