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IRISH SCHOOLS’ RELAY SWIMMING GALA

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The Academy’s top swimmers travelled to the National Aquatics Centre, Dublin to compete in the Irish Schools’ Relay Gala, and returned having won medals in 3 events.  The Junior Girls’ team of Scarlett Armstrong, Monica Del Castillo, Giulia Allen and …

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SWIMMING SUCCESS FOR SCARLETT

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During the Easter holidays, Scarlett Armstrong (Form III) raced in the Ulster Age-Group Swimming Championships, held at Bangor Aurora and became Ulster U13 Champion in 4 events (100m & 200m Freestyle and 100m & 200m Backstroke), as well as picking …

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GOLF SUCCESS

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Keaton Morrison (Form III) and Tom McKibben (Form III) recently played in the Munster Boys U16 Amateur Open and the Ulster U16 Close Championships.  The Munster Championship was 2-day strokeplay event held at Blarney, Cork.  Tom was 5 shots behind …

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IFA GIRLS’ FOOTBALL FESTIVAL

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A group of BRA pupils attended a Girls’ Football festival at Seaview football ground on Wednesday 3rd May.  The event was organised by the Woman’s IFA.

NEWLODGE DUNCAIRN HEALTH PARTNERSHIP

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On Tuesday 2nd May, the Newlodge Duncairn Health Partnership facilitated an information workshop for Middle Sixth pupils during tutorial. The pupils participated in a range of activities addressing a variety of physical and mental health topics including: sexual health, alcohol …

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JUNIOR EUROPEAN WATERPOLO CHAMPIONSHIPS

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Congratulations to Sam Brown, Anna Whiteside and Cara Carson on their selection for the Irish U17 Waterpolo team, which competed at the Junior European Championships in Prague on 21st-23rd April. The Irish team performed well and ended the tournament in 5th place, …

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TEN-PRO GLOBAL JUNIOR TENNIS TOUR

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Congratulations to Matthew Saunders (Form IV) who recently participated in the Ten-Pro Global Junior Tennis Tour at the Rafa Nadal Academy, Mallorca.  He travelled with his tennis club, ATT, who are based in Kells, along with his coaches Alexis and …

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APPOINTMENT OF NEW PRINCIPAL

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We are delighted to announce the appointment of Mrs Hilary Woods as Principal of Belfast Royal Academy.  Mrs Woods will take up this position in the next academic year, following the retirement of Mr Moore Dickson. Mrs Woods brings a …

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UNIVERSITY ROADSHOW

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On Thursday 6th April 2017 the University Roadshow visited school to speak to all LVI pupils. They gave a short presentation on the UCAS and CAO systems. They covered topics such as the cost of fees to study in England, …

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LESSONS FROM AUSCHWITZ

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Two Sixth Form students, Laura Fleck (MVI) and Jacob Brady (LVI) recently took part in the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Lessons From Auschwitz programme. Since 1999, over 30,000 students have taken part in this programme, which is based on the premise …

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