Following a number of deaths in disused quarries in Northern Ireland in the past number of years the Department of the Environment, led by the Environment Minister, has launched an educationalawareness campaign aimed at teenagers and young adults to highlight the serious risks involved in swimming in disused quarries and open water.
Aughnacloy College - Top Non grammar School in Country Tyrone and ranked third among all non grammar schools in SELB in 2013. Following the publication of GCSE statistics for 2013 Aughnacloy Collegehave emerged as the top non grammar school in County Tyrone. They are also ranked third in the list of non grammar schools across the Southern Education and Library Board.
Natalie Pinkerton from Cooley PS is the lucky winner guessing the total number of scones made as 545. DIC students actually made 544 scones so a very close guess indeed. Well done Natalie. Your prizewill be brought to your primary school by Mr Duncan, Primary Liaison Teacher in the near future. Drumragh has changed its admission criteria so that you no longer have to list it as your first choice? The college was able to admit almost all those who applied last year?
The School has a well defined pastoral care policy and practices. The Pastoral Care Policy within the school aims to ensure that all aspects of school life are firmly rooted in Christian principlesand that both staff and pupils are valued as individuals. We strive to give pupils a secure, well ordered, caring school which will allow for their spiritual, emotional, academic and social development. The Pastoral Care Policy will reflect the overall aims of the school.
Holy Trinity's website has been designed by pupils and staff, to provide information about life in the college and what it has to offer. As the college continues to develop so too does this website.It will be regularly updated to keep pupils, parents, guardians and staff informed of new developments and current events.
I am delighted to introduce you to Drumcree College. We are very proud of our school, because we believe it is a school at the heart of our community. We seek to ensure the transition from primaryschool to Drumcree is a joyful one. The College is committed to provide a safe, secure and happy environment for its pupils where each pupil will endeavour to achieve their full potential.
St. Colman's College is a Christian Community in which all of its members are valued and in which every member of staff is committed to ensuring that every one of our pupils is fully alive to, andfully empowered to realise, his full potential. St. Colman's College was founded by Fr. J.S. Keenan in William Street, Newry in 1823 as the Dromore Diocesan Seminary. The Education Commissioners' Enquiry of 1824 recorded an enrolment of some 40 pupils.
The Art and Technology Departments at St. Patrick's College celebrated their annual exhibition by inviting pupils, parents and guests to view and appreciate the many GCSE 2D and 3D outcomes.Congratulations to our year 9 pupil, Ronan McCrory! Ronan was crowned All Ireland National Minor Champion for the 'Rings' competition at the All Ireland Gymnastics Competition in Limerick on Sunday 17th May.