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Drumnamoe Nursery School, Lurgan, Craigavon

About Us


Drumnamoe Nursery School Mission Statement

Drumnamoe Nursery School will provide a quality preschool curriculum, which will take into account the needs of all the children in our care, and the different stages of their development.

A caring environment will be created, by a focused and dedicated team, who will work closely with parents at all times, to ensure that the children all feel special.


Drumnamoe Nursery School Core Values

A core value is a central belief clearly understood and shared by every member of the school community.  In Drumnamoe Nursery School we believe in commitment, opportunity, respect and excellence.

By commitment we mean that everyone

  • shows loyalty to friends, colleagues and the school
  • is willing to support and show care for those who need help
  • is willing to work to the highest level
  • keeps the school rules

By opportunity we mean that everyone

  • develops confidence through participation
  • volunteers in a variety of school situations
  • considers their own strengths and
  • sets personal goals for improvement
  • pursues individual interests in a manner which broadens horizons

By respect we mean that everyone

  • values all members of the school community
  • displays good manners at all times
  • displays tolerance of others with different points of view and beliefs
  • shows respect for the school buildings, facilities and surrounding environment

By excellence we mean that everyone

  • is proud of personal achievement
  • produces work of the highest quality
  • sets high standards and personal goals for improvement
  • makes best use of talents, time and resources

Aims of the school

Drumnamoe Nursery School, aspires to develop a sense of belonging and pride in the school through:

Commitment,  by all members of the school community to its caring ethos and high standards in Nursery Education.

Opportunity , within a supportive environment for all to fulfil their potential as individuals, lifelong learners and contributors to society.

Respect for others and self, and the building of harmonious relationships within the school and the wider community

Excellence,  both in personal achievement and high standards in all areas of school life.

These values form the foundation of how we perform work and conduct ourselves. In an ever changing world though these core values are constant, they underlie our work, how we interact with one another  and which strategies we employ to  fulfil our mission statement . They are then the basic elements of how we go about our work. They are the practices we use every day in everything we do.


Drumnamoe Prayer

Lord, help us through this day,

In everything that we do and say,

Guide us in our work and play,

Showing us your love in every way.

Bless the staff and children of Drumnamoe,

Because we all just love you so!