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Monthly Archives: April 2014

IRELAND U18 HOCKEY SERIES

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Congratulations to Faye Kidd and the Ireland U18 Hockey team who beat Scotland by 3 matches to nil in the recent international series held on 17, 18 & 19th April at University College, Dublin.  The full panel of twenty-six players …

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UEFA U16 GIRLS’ SOCCER TOURNAMENT

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Erin Getty (Form IV) recently represented Northern Ireland U16 in the UEFA international development tournament being held at New Forge, Belfast.  The team emerged victorious from the tournament after winning all 3 of their games.  Playing in the number 7 shirt, …

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WORLD IRISH DANCING CHAMPIONSHIPS

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Carla Heatley (Form LVl) has qualified to represent Ulster at the World Irish Dancing Championships to be held in London on the 15th and 16th April.

LONDON MARATHON SUCCESS

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Jack Agnew (Form III) continued his remarkable sporting success at the weekend with a stunning win in the young people’s mini wheelchair race in the London Marathon.  Jack’s extraordinary feat has been chronicled in a Belfast Telegraph article, which can be …

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LATEST SPORTS NEWS & RESULTS

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CRICKET Wednesday 16th April – The 1st XI beat Bangor Grammar by 37 runs, helped by 58n.o. from Captain Ross Bryans and 30s from Jordi Fettis and Francis Collins.

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

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Mrs Morris and 5 of our senior girls attended the International Women’s Day event at Titanic Belfast.   ‘Inspiring change’ was the  theme for this event.  It was aimed at encouraging advocacy for women’s advancement every­where, and in every way. …

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SENTINUS I.T. R&D PROJECT

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In October 2013, four Lower Sixth students, (Liam Ferris, Andrew Anderson, Gavin Arrell and Kyle McCleland) signed up for the SENINUS I.T. R&D Project.  This project required the students to produce both a website and an app for a fictional …

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ACADEMY CHARITY PARACHUTE JUMP

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Seven members of the Academy staff volunteered to take part in a parachute jump for their chosen charities last weekend.  Unfortunately, only five were able to jump as the wind speed became too high, however the remaining two are due …

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AUF WIEDERSEHEN, LUKAS!

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Lukas, our German Erasmus teacher must return to the Universität des Saarlandes in Germany to finish his postgraduate course and become a teacher of English and Sport in Germany.  We wish him well.  We thank him for all his work …

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