Ballaugh School

Nurturing Independent, Aspirational Learners. Supported by Strong Partnerships with Home and the Community

Welcome to Ballaugh School's website

I hope that you will find this website a useful resource during your child's time with us. As this website develops and evolves you will be able to find policies and information that are intended to support your child's learning. We will also publish other, more general, information that we believe is useful too. Please use the "contact" facility as it will forward your message directly to the school's email address.

Thank you

To the Friends of Ballaugh School for everything that you do. You know who you are!

To the Isle of Man Probation Service for helping to make our school look so lovely, and painting our railings for us.

Safeguarding and Child protection information, for adults and children, is in the policies section of this website.

FAQs - if you have a question, it may be answered by our FAQ sheet below

"In The Know" - key information about Ballaugh School

How you can stay up to date with the latest online risks that your children face as they grow up in an online-world

Keep abreast of the latest online safety information through the SaferSchools App. If you don't already have it, download from your App Store or Google Play. Make sure you have the push notifications allowed for this app. The code for Ballaugh School is 7440.

Learning to Learn

When supporting your child's learning, please bear in mind that how we learn is as important as what we learn and too much challenge can create a state of mind where we can not learn. Here are links to Growth Mindset and Good Learning Habits, also called Learning Disposition that you may find interesting.

BBC Growth Mindset

Good Learning Habits

Please see a "traffic light Plan" that the school is working too. We are currently at Level "Normal"

Ballaugh School Mitigations - Living with a Pandemic and other Illness


Please check out this very important page

"Keeping Your Children Safe"

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Blog (latest activity)

I'll Listen Benches
Published in the Blog

Thank you to our School Council (ideas), Isle Listen (supporting our fundraiser and working with our children), IOM Prison (painting) and Adam Huxham (fabrication) and you the parents (funding) for our new playground benches that give the opportunity for people to sit and talk.

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Our Global Traveller
Published in the Blog

Today we got to welcome Mr Perry for a very special reason. He has returned from a cycle tour of South America including Chile and Argentina. While he was away he kept in touch with Class R2, sharing his travels. Today he came in to show us his bike, with all it's survival equipment, and his map. T…

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A wonderful day at QEII High School
Published in the Blog

Year 6 enjoyed a great "transition to secondary school" event at QEII High School. The staff there put on an excellent day for the children using Crime Scene Investigation activities to give the children a feel for the core subjects. Not only that, but the children had to get the school bus! It lea…

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