A Level Success for St Paul’s

Students from St Paul’s High School, Bessbrook receiving their A Level results from Principal, Mr Oliver Mooney and Head of Year 14, Ms Christine Fearon. The release of A Level results by the various examining boards last Thursday brought news of further success to St Paul’s High School, Bessbrook. Principal of St Paul’s High School, Mr Oliver Mooney, speaking after the »»»

St Paul’s staff bid a fond farewell to Colleagues!

The close of a very busy and successful year at St Paul’s High School, Bessbrook offered the large staff an opportunity to recognise the long and dedicated service of three of their colleagues who retire at the end of the academic year. Leading tributes to the retiring staff, Principal of St Paul’s, Mr Oliver Mooney commended their commitment to education and their dedication to the many »»»

St Paul’s celebrate Ulster Colleges Success!

On Tuesday 25 June, St Paul's celebrated a very successful year in Gaelic Sports with a presentation night in the Carrickdale Hotel. Guest speakers on the night were Ulster Colleges Secretary Mr Seamus Woods, Ex Armagh Captain Mr Paul McGrane and Treasurer of Ulster Colleges Mr Sean McGourty. Ulster Colleges Secretary Seamus Woods, praised the 'passion and the vitality' of the St Paul's »»»

PEACE Celebration at St Paul’s

Thursday 20th June marked a night of celebration in St Paul’s High School Bessbrook to highlight the success of the three year Sharing Education Programme (SEP). This initiative was launched in September 2010 to promote reconciliation by facilitating collaboration and sharing between schools across Northern Ireland.  The programme was funded by the International Fund for Ireland and »»»

Year 8 Science Wizards

Science Wizards is an after school Science Club which is open exclusively to Yr 8 pupils.  The aim of Science Wizards is to develop pupils love and interest in science, participating in fun practical activities. This year pupils had a busy time with lots of activities, including; taking part in balloon races, finding out ‘Who Dunnit?’ and enjoying a visit from Pet Connection. A big thank »»»

Premature hearing loss dangers highlighted by Council

Representatives from Newry and Mourne District Council visited Year 9 students at St Paul's during their Learning for Life & Works classes to talk about the dangers of premature hearing loss due to the use of personal music players. Pictured above is Patrick Finnegan from 9/93, who won the competition and received a £15 iTunes voucher. »»»

Sports success to be recognised

This has been a momentous year for sport at St Paul's High School.  Both the girls and the boys have had excellent years with the school winning four Ulster titles, two schools' All Star Awards and the prestigious Irish News Volunteer Awards (Post Primary School Section). To recognise this outstanding success a special night will take place on Tuesday 25 June at the Carrickdale Hotel, where »»»

St Paul’s pupils successful at Lisburn Swimming Gala

Congratulations to St. Paul’s High School students Oisin Mee (0848), Maeve Robb (0848), Aodhan Doran (0848) and Fergal Gregory (1047) on winning medals at the Special Olympics Swimming Gala in Lisburn on Friday 31st of May and Saturday 1st June. Oisin won 3 medals (gold, silver and bronze), Fergal won 2 (gold and bronze), Maeve won 1 medal (silver) and Aodhan won 1 medal (bronze). »»»

LSC pupils receive a helping H.A.N.D.

Representatives from Run For Autism (H.A.N.D. - Helping Autism in the Newry District) recently presented a cheque to pupils from St Paul’s Learning Support Centre to assist in the delivery of the curriculum. The money was used to purchase a laptop and a USB pen to enhance the delivery of the curriculum to individual pupils with dexterity difficulties.   Nicole McGuinness »»»

Careers News

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