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Monthly Archives: October 2012

N.I. BOOK AWARD LAUNCH

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Junior Book Club members were treated to a great morning in R.B.A.I. when they had the chance to hear the shortlist for this year’s N.I. Book Award and meet the author Joe Craig. Pupils will be shadowing the scheme and …

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ULSTER SCHOOLS’ SHOWJUMPING CHAMPS

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On Saturday 20th October, the Show Jumping team took part in the second round of the Ulster Schools’ Show Jumping Championships at Knockagh View Equestrian Centre. The Novice team of Victoria Minford (Form IV), Jessica Johnston (Form IV) and Amber …

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ROTARY YOUTH LEADERSHIP COMPETITION

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Four LVI pupils participated in the first round of the Rotary Youth Leadership Competition on Tuesday 23rd October when they were interviewed by two members of the Fortwilliam Branch of the Rotary Club, Mr Steven Philips (left) and Mr Clifford …

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CHILDREN’S HOSPICE CHARITY ALBUM

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Form III pupil Holly McCoubrey has recorded a three track album and is selling the CDs with all proceeds going to the N.I. Children’s Hospice. Holly, whose own family has been touched by tragedy through cancer, said in a radio …

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CHINESE TEACHERS VISIT ACADEMY

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你好 Nǐ hǎo Last week, the Modern Languages Department welcomed Xiang Bing, Wu Lifeng, Wang Zhenxian and Gong Guolan from Pudong, Shanghai.  These four teachers are very experienced professionals in the Post Primary Sector in their native China and were …

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SENIOR DEBATING SOCIETY

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On Monday the Senior Debating Society held another lunchtime debate on the  motion, “This house Believes that the unemployed should work for their benefits.”  The speakers were Ryan Gaffikin, Matthew Smith, Holly Hamill and Harry Robinson.  After a lively exchange …

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RECENT SPORTS RESULTS

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Girls’ Hockey Club Results Saturday 20th October Fixture v Ballyclare High School Seniors 1st XI to be played Wednesday 24th Oct 2A XI lost 3-1 2B XI drew 1-1 3rd XI drew 0-0 4th XI lost 2-0 Juniors U14A XI …

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