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Monthly Archives: September 2018

FIZZY FUN AT YOUNG EINSTEIN CLUB!

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There was lots of fizzy fun to be had at the first meeting of the Young Einstein Club, held at lunchtime on Wednesday 26th September. Pupils were adding baking soda to citric acid to make sherbet. Then adding the sherbet mixture to …

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UNIVERSITY OPEN DAY

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It is a busy time for our MVI form.  Decisions, decisions, decisions!! In order to help pupils make plans for their future, all our MVI pupils attended the Ulster University Open Day on the 4th September and Queen’s University Open …

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WELL-BEING WEEK – DRUMMING WORKSHOP

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To add to the activities during Well-being week, the Pupil Council members visited Girdwood Community Hub for a drumming workshop on Tuesday 25th September. This team-building workshop, conducted by Joe Loughlin of ‘The Gathering Drum’, was enjoyed thoroughly by the …

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FILM PROJECT CELEBRATES BELFAST’S ENERGY, SPIRIT & PRIDE

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A film project celebrating Belfast and its people will be unveiled as part of the city’s Culture Night celebrations later today (Friday 21st September). Earlier this month, hundreds of volunteers from across Belfast, including pupils from Belfast Royal Academy, came …

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PONY CLUB REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

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Great achievement from Erin McCrea (Form II), who represented Northern Ireland at the Pony Club Regional Championships in Selkirk in August and finished 3rd. Congratulations Erin!

INTRODUCING OUR NEW HEAD BOY, HEAD GIRL & DEPUTIES

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Middle Sixth pupils recently elected their Head Boy, Head Girl and Deputies for the 2018/19 academic year.  They are: HEAD BOY – Tom McKee (Whitehead PS) HEAD GIRL – Samantha McGrath (Mallusk PS) DEPUTY HEAD BOYS – Oran Corry (Our Lady of Lourdes PS) …

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SWIMMING SUCCESS

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Two of our Form III pupils enjoyed considerable success at swimming during the summer: Lucy McKnight qualified for the Irish Age Group Division 2 Championships in University College, Limerick. The event was held over four days for swimmers across Ireland. …

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FORM 1 TEAM-BUILDING DAY

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On Friday 7th September, Form 1 pupils enjoyed a morning of team-building activities in school. Huge thanks to Darren and the team from Eye4Education for an another successful event!      

CELEBRATING A SUMMER OF SPORTING SUCCESS

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Belfast Royal Academy pupils have always enjoyed a fine reputation for sporting success across a range of disciplines.  However, over the summer months, pupils reached new heights in their chosen sports. The following pupils, with representative honours, are excellent role …

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WKO WORLD KICKBOXING CHAMPIONSHIPS

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Congratulations to Etta Choi (Form II) who has achieved incredible success recently at the WKO World Kickboxing Championships and the WKO British Open Kickboxing Championships. Etta won 4 Gold and 2 Silver medals at the World Championships, held in Barnsley …

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