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Monthly Archives: December 2015

CHARITY CHRISTMAS JUMPER DAY!

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B.R.A. staff members surprised the pupils on Wednesday 16th December by taking part in a “Christmas Jumper Day” in aid of Save The Children and over £100 was raised. Despite the multitude of festive knitwear on show, there were very few jumpers …

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LATEST NETBALL RESULTS

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16/12/15 Junior A v Loreto (A) – Quarter finals of NI Junior Cup – Lost 24-7 15/12/15 Minor A v Wallace (A) – Quarter finals of NI Minor Cup – Won 16-7 Senior A v Wallace (A) – Quarter finals of NI Senior Shield – Lost …

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ACCELERATED READER WINNERS

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Congratulations to the following pupils who were presented with Tesco vouchers at Junior Assembly on Tuesday morning: 100% Club Draw – Nada Hawela, Victoria Mitchell and Sarah Saunders Highest Word Count Melissa Bright Jordan McNeill Harry Norton House points will be …

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LATEST HOCKEY RESULTS

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Monday 14th December Congratulations to the 1st XI on a 2-0 victory (Scorers: Trinity Geddis & Erin Getty) over Grosvenor to progress to last 8 of Schools’ Cup Saturday 12th December 2A XI Cup match v Down High won 3-0

GINGERBREAD HOUSE ‘HOUSE’ COMPETITION

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B.R.A. has literally been snowed under with entries for the gingerbread house ‘House’ competition! The judges have been overwhelmed by the terrific range of houses brought in by our students. A ski lodge, the Crombie and Hagrid’s hut are only …

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ANNUAL MOURNES’ CLEAN-UP

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The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Centre at Belfast Royal Academy held its 26th Annual Sponsored Mournes’ “Clean-up” and Environment Day on Saturday 12th December, 2015. Taking part were 149 people, i.e. 124 pupils, all Duke of Edinburgh’s Award members from …

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ANNUAL CHRISTMAS RECEPTION

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The annual Christmas Reception took place in school on Saturday 12th December in the Library.  A quartet of senior girls provided a festive musical accompaniment.      

BOYS’ INTER-HOUSE HOCKEY

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The Senior Boys took part in an Inter-House Hockey Competition on Wednesday 2nd December.  The matches were extremely competitive, and it was Pottinger who soared to the top of the leaderboard.  They won all three matches and achieved maximum points for their house.  …

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