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Monthly Archives: April 2012

THE WEEK’S CRICKET RESULTS

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Matches against Ballyclare High and Sullivan Upper The Junior Colts beat Ballyclare High School in a McCullough Cup and Under 14 League ‘double header’ on Tuesday 24th April. B.R.A. scored 94 for 5 and Ballyclare were 89 all out. The …

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SENTINUS TEAM R&D CELEBRATION DAY

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On Tuesday 24th April 2012 in The Braid Centre, Ballymena, three Academy pupils attended the Sentinus Team R&D Celebration Day.  There they gave formal presentations of their work, and were awarded participation certificates by Alderman R. J. Cherry M.B.E., the …

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POETRY READING AT BELFAST CITY HALL

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On Friday 13th April, a reception and poetry reading was held at Belfast City Hall, in honour of Padraic Fiacc, a noted local poet. A Belfast publishing house, Multimedia Heritage, has recently published a collection of his poems, ‘Sea, Sixty …

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PUPILS MEET OLYMPIC GAMES MASCOT

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On Friday 20th April, 10 Form I pupils attended an Olympic Games event at St. Pat’s, Bearnageeha. The cross-community event was attended by the Deputy Lord Mayor, Ruth Patterson; local MLA Alban Maginness and Wenlock, one of the official mascots for …

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SENIOR S.U. WEEKEND, KILKEEL

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The Senior SU Weekend, held from 20th to 22nd April) was a great success. Fifty pupils and staff attended the weekend at Seaview House, Kilkeel.  In addition to the throught-provoking sessions, we enjoyed games, fellowship and a Zumba Fitness Class. Many thanks …

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YOUNG HUMAN RIGHTS REPORTER AWARDS

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Amnesty International UK Young Human Rights Reporter Pupils were presented with prizes in Assembly on Friday 20th April. Alice Kelly, Youth Media Assistant from Amnesty wrote: “The entries from Belfast Royal Academy were read by a panel of judges including …

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SPONSORED WALK POSTPONED

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The Sponsored Walk has been postponed until Thursday 3rd May.

ATHLETICS CLUB RESULTS

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BOYS’ ATHLETICS CLUB On Saturday 21st April, the Boys’ Athletics Club competed in a meeting with Ballyclare High School and hosts Coleraine A.I. There were many pleasing performances including: Senior Robert Moffett – 1st Hammer Intermediate Alan Curtis – 1st Long …

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ROCK CHALLENGE COMPETITION

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On Thursday 19th April, 35 girls competed in the Rock Challenge competition at the Waterfront Hall.  The girls were accompanied by a hair and make-up team and a stage crew, which brought the total numbers to 50. Rock Challenge is …

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