GCSE/AS and A level Examination Certificates for 2017 are now available from the school office. Please call in and pick them up over the next few weeks.
Rebecca Stewart (9A1) recently won a bronze medal for Patterns at the UKTC Northern Ireland Championship at the Aurora Centre in Bangor, and a bronze medal for Sparring at the Chang Ung Cup at the Ravenscraig Sports Centre outside Glasgow. Rebecca will be travelling to the Netherlands at the end of November with the Northern Ireland ITF Taekwondo Team.
We would like to convey our very good wishes to Rebecca on this amazing achievement and as she travels with the Northern Ireland Team to the Netherlands.
Year 10 pupil Kai Elliott teaching pupils of 8A4 about his relatives Lance Corporal Matthew Hassin and Corporal Andrew Elliott affectionally known as Corporal Dardanelles. His great Grandfathers who fought in World War One, in Gallipoli, The Somme, St. Quentin, Passchendaele and Ypres. Lance Corporal Hassin received the Medal for Gallantry Service and both also acquired the Victory Medal at the end of the War.
Lest we forget
We express our thanks to Kai for telling us his family's story.
The half term break, for pupils in Years 8 – 10, will run from Monday 30 October to Monday 6 November 2017 (inclusive). Therefore, pupils in Years 8 – 10 will return to school on Tuesday 7 November 2017.
Can I also take this opportunity to remind you that on our return after half term to the start of the Easter holidays the wearing of school jumpers becomes a compulsory part of the school uniform and I would ask you to ensure that pupils return to school in full uniform after the break.
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