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.

YEAR 10 STUDENTS ATTEND CAREERS CONVENTION @ RAINEY ENDOWED

 

On Wednesday 22 October the Year 10 pupils' of Magherafelt High School attended a “STEAM” Careers Event organised by the Magherafelt Leaning Partnership and hosted by Rainey Endowed. Our Pupils had an opportunity to attend presentations from keynote Speakers such as Mr Mark Semple from Moyola Precision Engineering in Castledawson,  as well as visit a number of careers exhibitions.