TOPS

4 12, 2018

TOPS Award 2018 – Limavady Central Primary School

2019-02-13T14:42:53+00:00December 4th, 2018|E-Play, Positive Playgrounds, Schools, TOPS|

The importance of school environments for play cannot be understated. For many children and young people the school playground may be the only open, accessible space available to them on a regular basis that allows them to engage in physically challenging and socially developmental outdoor play. TOPS (taking outdoor [...]

15 06, 2017

TOPS Awards 2017 – Four School Receive TOPS Awards!

2019-02-13T14:41:43+00:00June 15th, 2017|Positive Playgrounds, Schools, TOPS|

Today (Wednesday 15th June) saw four local Primary Schools – Termoncanice PS (Limavady), Rathcoole PS (Belfast), St. Pauls PS (Belfast) and Holy Evangelist PS (Dunmurry) – receive the PlayBoard TOPS (Taking Outdoor Play Seriously) Quality Assurance Award for outdoor play in schools. The award, developed and overseen by PlayBoard [...]

8 06, 2016

TOPS Award 2016 – Awarded to Ballymacash Primary School

2019-02-13T14:42:00+00:00June 8th, 2016|Positive Playgrounds, Schools, TOPS|

On Wednesday 8th June newly appointed Minister for Education, Peter Weir MLA presented Ballymacash Primary School, Lisburn with the first ever PlayBoard ‘TOPS’ Quality Assurance Award for Outdoor Play in Schools.  The award, developed and overseen by PlayBoard – the lead organisation for play in Northern Ireland, recognises the significant [...]

8 06, 2016

PlayBoard’s First ‘TOPS’ Quality Assurance Award

2019-02-13T14:43:34+00:00June 8th, 2016|Positive Playgrounds, Schools, TOPS|

Minister for Education presents first ever PlayBoard ‘TOPS’ (Taking Outdoor Play Seriously) Quality Assurance Award for Outdoor Play in Schools to Ballymacash Primary School. Today (Wednesday 8th June) newly appointed Minister for Education, Peter Weir MLA presented Ballymacash Primary School, Lisburn with the first ever PlayBoard ‘TOPS' Quality Assurance Award [...]