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Monthly Archives: May 2012

PRIMARY SCHOOLS’ MINI HOCKEY BLITZ

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On Friday the 25th May, Belfast Royal Academy hosted its annual Mini Hockey Blitz for local Primary Schools.  The Blitz took place on a fantastic day on the Astroturf at Roughfort.  It was attended by Templepatrick Primary, Carrs Glen Primary, …

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SUMMER SERENADE A SUCCESS

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On Tuesday 22nd May, pupils from the Junior School performed in the annual Summer Serenade in the School Assembly Hall.  It was a wonderful evening, with performances from the Junior Wind Band, Junior Clarinet Quartet, Junior Saxophone Group, Junior Traditional …

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INTER DISTRICT ATHLETICS

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On Thursday 24th May, the Form 2 Boys’ and Girls’ Athletics teams took part in the Inter District Competition, held at the Boys’ Model. The girls competed against Methody, Hunterhouse, Friends’, Belfast High School and Victoria College. Their results were …

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FORM 3 END-OF-RUGBY SEASON ACTIVITY DAY

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As an end-of-season Rugby Trip, 31 Form III boys and 3 members of staff attended an activity day at Ballykinler Army Training Centre on Wednesday 16th May.  Activities on the day included: an obstacle course, clay-pigeon shooting and numerous team-building activities. …

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ULSTER SCHOOLS’ ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS

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The Ulster Schools’ Athletics Championships took place on Saturday 19th May. The School recorded some impressive results at the event, which are displayed below (Q = Qualifies for Irish Championships): GIRLS’ ATHLETICS CLUB Minor Trinity Geddis – 6th Long Jump …

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THE ACADEMY ON FACEBOOK & TWITTER

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The Academy is now on Facebook & Twitter! Keep up-to-date with news, events, results, announcements, photos and video from the School. You can Like us at facebook.com/BelfastRoyalAcademy and you can Follow us at twitter.com/@BelfastRoyalAc

UK SCHOOLS’ GAMES JUDO SUCCESS

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James Reid (Form III), the reigning All-Ireland Schools’ Judo Champion, and Bronze medalist at Under 18 level in the Commonwealth Judo Championships, competed for the School in the UK Schools’ Games, held in the Excel Centre in London, venue for …

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FÉILE AN PHOBAIL SHORT STORY SUCCESS

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For the past two years our pupils have had significant success in the West Belfast Festival. This year’s results show that Academy pupils continue to display their ability to offer entertaining and exciting short stories. There was an excellent response …

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G.C.E. & G.C.S.E. EXAM TIMETABLE AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD

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The Summer 2012 G.C.E. & G.C.S.E. Examinations Timetable is now available from the Downloads area – simply click here to access it.