Coolnafranky Demesne, 20 Molesworth Street, County Tyrone, BT80 8PF

Tel: 028 8676 2622

Cookstown Primary School

'Educating today's children for tomorrow'

Welcome to Cookstown Primary School. 

Latest News

Primary 1 Open Evening

We recently held our Open Evening event for prospective primary 1 pupils.

Click here to view some photographs and more information from the event.

School Rules

The School Council have decided upon these School Rules and would like all pupils to follow them.  The School Rules have been agreed with by the teaching staff and passed by the Board of Governors. 

We would encourage them to be discussed at home to help strengthen the message of these core values.  

Click here to view the school rules.  

14th January 2019

Primary 1 Application Support

During the course of our Open Evening / Open Morning school staff will be available to support parents with the new Digital Application process.


In addition, the EA has informed us that they will be hosting a Digital Admissions Clinic as follows:


DATE:      Tuesday, 15 January 2019


VENUE:    Surestart Gold, Loy Buildings, 18-24 Loy St, Cookstown

             BT80 8PE

TIME:      10.00 am – 12.30 pm


10th January 2019

SOFT Family Bonding Residential Programme


Family residential to Crawfordsburn scout centre, fully catered for and transport provided. For more information click here.


4th January 2019

Mid-Ulster in Harmony 2018

'This year over seventy Year 7 pupils and staff from Cookstown Primary School joined with over 500 other pupils from schools across the Cookstown District to celebrate 'Mid-Ulster In Harmony'.

To find out more about this very special event and view Mid-Ulster In Harmony 2018's 'Photo Story' please click here.


3rd January 2019


Cookstown Primary School ECO Team


Members of Cookstown Primary School's ECO Committee were delighted when Mid-Ulster District Council presented the school with three fantastic recycling bins as part of European Week for Waste Reduction (EWWR). 

To read more about our school's commitment to recycling and this fantastic project please click here.


3rd January 2019

Book Recommendations.

14th December 2018

P1 Open Night / Day

Do you have a child due to start school in September 2019? If so, please come along to our open morning or open evening to see what we have to offer.
p.s. The Northern Ireland application process, for entry to Year 1, has been changed this year. More details click here.


14th December 2018

Applying for a Primary One place for September 2019

The process for applying for a place in a Primary 1 class has been changed. This year all applications need to completed on-line. For further information, and details on how to begin the application process please click on the following link:


If your child is starting primary school in September 2019, you can apply for their place online from Wednesday 2 January 2019.

The closing date and time for primary one applications will be 12.00 midnight on Thursday 31 January 2019.

Cookstown Primary school will provide further support and guidance on the process during the course of the presentations at the school’s Open Evening / Morning.


13th December 2018

Dress up day

Our 'Dress Up Day' raised a massive £950 which was held on the 26th October 2018. To find out more information about this day and who the school raised money for click here.


5th December 2018

School Holiday list 2018/2019

Click here to see the school holidays for the academic year 2018/2019.


4th December 2018

Autumn Disco

To have a look through the pictures from the Autumn Disco click here.


25th September 2018

We now host birthday parties

To find out more click here.



Under the terms of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), Cookstown Primary School is regarded as a Data Controller in relation to the protection, use, retention and disposal of person information. To read our privacy statement please click here.


Latest School Calendar Events

LSC 2 Physical Acivity Sessions21Jan2019

9:15 am - 10:00 am @ Central Hall CPS

YR 1 Health Appraisals21Jan2019

Yr 6 (SA) Basketball21Jan2019

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm @ Cookstown Leisure Centre

Peace players

After school Mini-Soccer21Jan2019

3:00 pm - 3:50 pm @ Cookstown Primary School

Afterschool Netball21Jan2019

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ Central Hall

Full PE kit to take part

Yr5 (JC) Swimming22Jan2019

9:30 am - 10:00 am @ Cookstown Leisure Centre

Swim Kit and goggles

Yr 5 (PM) Swimming22Jan2019

10:30 am - 11:00 am @ Cookstown Leisure Centre

Swim Kit and goggles

Yr5 (LMcC) Swimming22Jan2019

11:00 am - 11:30 am @ Cookstown Leisure Centre

Swim kit and goggles

YR 1 Health Appraisals22Jan2019

Yr6 (MB) Basketball22Jan2019

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm @ Cookstown Leisure Centre

Peace Players

JAM Club22Jan2019

3:00 pm - 3:45 pm @ Mrs Wallace classroom CPS

Yr 5, Yr 6 and Yr 7 pupils information available from Mrs Wallace

SOFT - YR 5 Bounce Back class sessions23Jan2019

@ Cookstown Primary School

9:15 -YR 6 (PM) 10:15 -YR 6 (LMcC) 11:15 - YR 6 (JC)

YR 1 Health Appraisals23Jan2019

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