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HBN primary school praised by parents

Island's newest school officially opened on Thursday

Parents and children at the new Henry Bloom Noble Primary School in Douglas are celebrating after a successful first school term.

Staff and pupils celebrated the 'official opening' of the ¬£9.5 million school yesterday (January 5).

After the first four months, headteacher Ian Walmsley says all 301 pupils are now  acclimatised to their new learning environment.  

The Education and Children Minister Graham Cregeen unveiled a plaque to mark the occasion.

These parents told Manx Radio what they think of it:

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