St Brigid’s Primary and Nursery School Derry are celebrating the achievement of the IIP gold award. This highly prestigious award has global recognition. It evaluates organisations across ten areas and uses one hundred and ninety five criteria across these ten areas, organisations must meet one hundred and sixty five of these criteria to achieve gold. St Brigid’s met an outstanding one hundred and eighty four of these.
Holy Rosary Primary School, Belfast has received a PATHS ‘Model School’ Award from Barnardos at a special event in Belfast City Hall. The school is one of only three schools in Northern Ireland and the only Catholic Maintained School in Northern Ireland to obtain the award.
The children at Holy Cross Primary School, Atticall had the opportunity to participate in the Sustrans Superheroes 10 Day Active Travel Challenge.
St Dallan’s Primary School, Warrenpoint, was among 52 organisations celebrating Investors in People (IIP) accreditation at a presentation ceremony held at Belfast Castle on 30 September.
St Colman’s High and Sixth Form College, Ballynahinch, would like to congratulate all Year 13 and 14 students who participated in the Student Leadership process 2016-2017 on Tuesday 13 September. All candidates undertook a formal interview in St Colman’s for the positions of Senior Prefect, Head Boy and Head Girl, undergoing an individual presentation and set of questions with regards to their new role.
Bishop Noel Treanor visited the rural parish of Glenravel, between Ballymena and the Glens of Antrim, to celebrate the opening of Mary Queen of Peace Primary School.