Some more pictures of school days gone by

Here are some pictures from our archive to remind readers of school days a decade or so ago.

Tuesday, 8th June 2021, 10:27 am
Pupils at Oakgrove Integrated Primary School, receiving certificates for attending a British Sign Language course at the Foyle Language Centre, pictured with Josephine Heath, who received a Level 1 certificate. The pupils are (seated), sisters Rafa and Sara Ardhami, and standing (from left), Christian Temple Buchanan, Tegan Nesbitt, Emma Ball, Erin Adams and Caitlin Murray. INLS4510-511MT.

It was a different type of school environment then, with no threat from Covid-19.

Teachers certainly have extra work on their hands today but hopefully the worst is behind us.

To remind us of more carefree school days, here is a slideshow from bygone days.

Louiseanne Quinn, teacher, pictured with some of the pupils, from left, Ryan Kyle, Euan Stanley, Deirbhlie Herron, Emma Borland, Conor Bratton and James Cochrane, who took part in a Silver Coin Line competition held at Oakgrove Integrated Primary School to raise £1,062.72 for the UNICEF Pakistan Emergency Appeal. INLS4610-112KM
Joanne O’Hagan, with Disability Sport NI, keeping time as Oakgrove Integrated PS pupils (from left), James Sandrey, Jennifer Hamilton, Peter Vella, Joshua Patton and Amber Thompson, take part in a wheelchair race at the Disability Sports Challenge, held at the school. INLS 5010-506MT.
Oakgrove Integrated PS pupils (from left) Lucy Greaves, Emma Louise Hogan, Sarah Ardhani, Tara Garfield and Courtney Black, with their teacher Louise-Ann Quinn, taking part in a ‘New Age Hurling’ game, at the Disability Sports Challenge, held at the school. INLS 5010-505MT. .
Oakgrove Integrated PS pupils taking part in a Disability Sports Challenge at the school. They are (from left), Holly Olphert, Sarah McElhinney, Daniel Anderson, Reeves O’Kane and Abbi Nolen, with sports coach Johnny McCarthy. INLS 5010-503MT.
The P1 'B' class at Oakgrove Integrated Primary School. Included are Lisa McCorkell, teacher, and Rachel Sherrard, classroom assistant. LS38-114KM10
The P1 'A' class at Oakgrove Integrated Primary School. Included are Gertrude Carey, teacher, and Aine Hassan, classroom assistant. LS38-113KM10
The children at Termoncanice Primary School nursery pictured during their graduation ceremony with teacher Ann Marie Diamond and assistants Paula Morgan and Hilary Hargan. LV23-715MML
Riah Doherty pictured at Termoncanice Primary School's P1 open day. Picture Martin McKeown. Inpresspics.com. LV25-438MMCK10
The P3 class at Lisnagelvin Primary School. LS10-137KM
The P3 class at Lisnagelvin Primary School. LS10-137KM
The P1 'M' class at Lisnagelvin Primary School. LS39-131KM
The P1 'D' class at Lisnagelvin Primary School. LS39-130KM
The P1 'T' class at Lisnagelvin Primary School. LS39-129KM
Deborah Gault, right, from Debenhams, shows off the latest perfumes to Renata Wojcik and Gosia Geslak at the Ladies Health, Fitness and Wellbeing Evening held by the Ebrington Primary School PTA on Thursday. LS21-114KM
Dr. Ancel Orr, right, who gave a talk on women's health at the Ladies Health, Fitness and Wellbeing Evening held by the Ebrington Primary School PTA on Thursday night, pictured chatting to, from left, Julie Patterson, Jennifer Lynch and Lorraine Burn. LS21-111KM
Adam. LS18-156KM
Brooke. LS18-155KM
Hannah. LS18-150KM
Katie. LS18-145KM
Emma. LS18-144KM
Ellie. LS18-143KM
David. LS18-142KM
Rosie. LS18-141KM
Jamie. LS18-139KM
Farrah. LS18-138KM
Emily, Rhiannon and Amy. LS18-137KM
Hasley. LS18-136KM
Tom. LS18-135KM
Allie. LS18-134KM
Demi. LS18-133KM
Lewis. LS18-132KM
Children from Ebrington Primary School take part in the IFA Green Card programme which aims to build confidence and self esteem thorugh sport. Included are teacher Joanne Donaldson, left, and Patricia, IFA DENI coach. (2205PG11)