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Model School Primary School, Northland Rd, County Londonderry
School is Closed for the Summer. Ashgrove reopens to pupils on Thursday 26th August.
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Online Advice For PARENTS / CARERS


360 degree safe


360 Degree Safe is an award/accreditation for schools which demonstrate a strong commitment and capacity for educating pupils, staff and governors with online safety.   The award assesses school policies, practice and procedures and ensures they reflect high standards.

Online Safety Committee

Online Safety Coordinator: Mrs. Karen Flaherty

School Principal: Mr R Smith

The Child Protection Officer: Mrs. Valerie Luney

ICT Coordinator : Mrs Karen Flaherty

E- Safety Staff Representative : Mrs Karen Flaherty

ICT Teacher Representative - Mr Iain Hutcheson

Governor – Mrs G Hastings


ICT Policy

Safer Internet Policy

Acceptable use of the Internet Agreement

Children should know that they are responsible for their use of the Internet in school and that they do so in a safe and appropriate manner.   PLEASE DISCUSS THESE GUIDELINES WITH YOUR CHILD AND STRESS THE IMPORTANCE OF SAFE USE OF THE INTERNET.


  • On the network, I will only use my own login username and password
  • I will keep my username and password private
  • I will not access other people’s files without their permission
  • I will not change or delete other people’s work/files
  • I will ask permission before entering any website, unless my teacher has already approved that site
  • I will use the Internet for research and school purposes only
  • I will only send e-mail in school when directed by the teacher as part of ICT lessons. I will make sure that the messages I send are polite and responsible
  • I understand that the use of strong language, swearing or aggressive behaviour is not allowed when using e-mail etc
  • When sending e-mail I will not give my name, address or phone number or arrange to meet anyone
  • I understand that I am not allowed to enter Internet Chat Rooms while in school
  • If I see anything I am unhappy with or I receive messages I do not like, I will tell a teacher immediately
  • I will not bring in memory sticks or CD-Roms from home to use in school unless I have been given permission by my class teacher
  • I understand that the school may check my computer files/Emails and may monitor the Internet sites that I visit
  • I understand that if I deliberately break these rules I could be stopped from using the Internet/E-mail and my Parent/Guardian will be informed

Our ICT work in Ashgrove

28th Feb 2019
We had another busy half term in January and February.  The children loved learning...
5th Feb 2019
As part of our Internet Safety Day, P7s discussed sample social media material, with...
5th Feb 2019
Today is Safer Internet Day and P7F led our assembly this morning focusing our thoughts...
30th Jan 2019
Today we have been having fun coding using Scratch Jr.
4th Dec 2018
Two weeks ago, Mrs Torrie's class travelled to St Michael's to do a music lesson...
9th Nov 2018
A few pictures to show you what some of the P4 children have been doing in Coding...
15th May 2018
Primary 7 were over at St Michaels’s today. We had lots of fun with Belfast...
19th Apr 2018
P7 have been learning about the Earth’s continents and we used BlueBot to test...
4th Mar 2018
Day 1 read our exciting blog detailing our Italian travels 
25th Sep 2017
We really enjoyed using 'Lightbot' on our iPads to program and write commands!
11th May 2016
What an exciting day we had in Ashgrove Primary today! Our Primary 6&5 classes...
9th May 2016
P7 pupils today took part in the 'Bee Safe' Day run by Antrim and Newtownabbey...
5th May 2016
Mrs Carberry (Pastoral Care Leader in School) has worked in conjunction with UNICEF...