Killyleagh Integrated Primary School is a small, rural school near the shore of Strangford Lough in County Down.
We are very excited to be involved in the Football Makes Our Shared History project as the school has a strong history of sporting success of our former pupils.
This project enables us to explore and celebrate the values inherent in sport and appreciate how it brings people from all communities and cultures together in a shared experience.
As a school we place great importance on the potential of sport to break down barriers between communities. This project will help us to promote the values of team-work, resilience and respect whilst providing pupils with the opportunity to have fun and learn about their history.
In participating in the project we aim to develop our school ethos and motto: