MHS STUDENTS VISIT KRAKOW, POLAND

 

Over mid-term a joint group of sixth formers from St. Pius’ College and MHS travelled to Krakow in Poland to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. The trip began with a historical tour of the Krakow Ghetto and the Jewish Quarter, Kazimierz followed by a trip to the world renowned world heritage site, the Wieliczka Salt Mines. On the Thursday, the group travelled to Auschwitz and investigated the causes of the genocide that occurred there.

DUKE OF EDINBURGH SILVER AWARD PRESENTATIONS

Congratulations to students Nathan Tang, Helen Forsythe and former student Nathan Rea who were presented with their Duke of Edinburgh Silver Awards and Certificates at a special reception held in Belfast City Hall on Friday, 28 November 2014. 

MHS NETBALL STUDENTS SELECTED FOR NORTH-EASTERN AREA BOARD TEAM

At Under 15 level Hannah Vance, Lisa Vance, Rachel Brown and Amy Boyce (all year 11) were selected for the North Eastern Area Board Team (Trials held on 15 October in Ballyclare High School) to play in the Youth Games in March.  At Under 13 level Jayne Davis, Ellen Davis, Ellen Bates, Beth McLean, Claire Wilson and Neha Varghese were selected during trials on Tuesday 18 November in Ballyclare High School.  These girls will play in the Under 13 section of the Youh Games in March.

LOWER SIXTH STUDENTS TAKE PART IN POLITICS COLLABORATIVE PROJECT

Our Lower Sixth Politics Collaborative Class recently met with Mr Adrian McQuillan MLA from the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP).  This was an opportunity for students from various schools in the area to ask questions on current political issues and the workings of the Northern Ireland Assembly.  Also pictured is Politics Teacher Mrs Lamont.