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Monthly Archives: January 2019

SCHOOLS’ SHOW JUMPING

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Congratulations to Erin McCrea on her great performance on the way to winning the Individual event at the Schools’ Show Jumping competition at Gransha Equestrian Centre on Saturday 12th January. Well done Erin!  

MATHS TEAM SUCCESS

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Many congratulations to the Senior Maths team of Jack Green (M6), Cormac McGowan (M6), Joshua Thompson (L6) & Zak Thabeth (L6) who recently competed in and won Queen’s University’s annual Maths competition. The event involves very challenging problem-solving over more …

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VISIT FROM POET PAUL MADDERN

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Paul Maddern, a poet and contributor to the new CCEA GCSE Poetry Anthology, gave a lecture to Form 5 students on Thursday 10th January. Paul explored concepts of ‘Identity,’ one of the key themes of CCEA’s new poetry collection. He …

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SKI TRIP TO EHRWALD, AUSTRIA

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One hundred and seven pupils and staff travelled to Ehrwald, Austria over the New Year period for this year’s annual Ski Trip. Weather conditions were perfect for gliding effortlessly (!) down the slopes, and everyone made lots of new, unforgettable …

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YOUNG EINSTEIN CLUB – SOAP BOAT RACES

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This week at the Young Einstein Club we were learning about how detergent weakens the surface tension of water by separating water molecules.  This is the principle that is used to clean dishes – the detergent breaks the attraction of …

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SUBJECT MAPPING4CAREERS PROGRAMME

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On Monday 7th January, eye4education came into School to deliver the Subject Mapping4Careers Programme.  This event is designed to raise pupils’ awareness of potential careers which are mapped to the subjects taught at GCSE level. All Form III pupils participated …

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