‘Strictly Come Jigging’ launched at St Paul’s!

Some of the staff and students who will participate in ‘Strictly Come Jigging!’ on Thursday 12 December. St Paul’s has officially launched ‘Strictly Come Jigging!’.  Staff and students have collaborated in the innovative idea of ‘strictly with a twist’ as a means of raising funds for the school’s 2014 International Projects, where students travel to […]

Announcements, News, Staff, Strictly Come Jigging, Students

Pet Connection visits St Paul’s

Joanne from Pet Connection visited 0848’s Science class last Tuesday. Many animals and reptiles visited including a parrot, lizard, rabbit, a bearded dragon and a corn-snake to name a few. Joanne talked about each animal and reptile and pupils learned where they originate from, the purpose of their features, what they eat and how they […]

Announcements, News, Science, Students

A Level Sociology students visit Ulster-American Folk Park

A Level Sociology students thoroughly enjoyed their recent educational visit to the Ulster-American Folk Park, which was organised by Co-ordinator of Sociology Mrs Caroline Hughes. Through the visit students got an opportunity to examine how Irish society has changed over the centuries and they were able to get an insight into sociological topics, such as […]

Announcements, News, Sociology, Students, Visits

St Paul’s at Kids Lit Quiz 2013

Quiz team members pictured are Sarah Kilgallon, Wayne Mills, Katie Burns, Fionntan Evans and Mairéad Campbell On Thursday 14 November Mrs Michelle Morgan, School Librarian, our quiz team and Miss McClinton from the English Department travelled to Wellington College in Belfast for the Annual Kids Lit Quiz hosted by Wayne Mills. There were twenty eight […]

Announcements, Library, News, Students, Success

Tayto visit for 12/73!

Pupils from 12/73 recently travelled to Tandragee to visit the famous Tayto Castle. The pupils visited the factory as part of their Learning for Life & Work course with regard to health and safety. They were given a comprehensive tour of the factory by one of the tour guides and learned a great deal from […]

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Nursing Home Visit for Year 13 HSC students

Year 13 Health & Social Care students from Ms Maguire’s class visited Avila Nursing Home recently as part of their module on Communication in Care Settings. The purpose of the visit was to allow the students to interact with an older client group and demonstrate the essential skills of communication required in health and social […]

Announcements, Health and Social Care, News, Students

PIPS talk to Year 14 students

Every November St Paul’s High School organises a series of talks for Year 14 students as part of their spiritual retreat. The programme opened on 12 November with Mr Seamus McCabe addressing the students about the work of PIPS.  PIPS Newry and Mourne is an independent organisation formed in 2003 by people who had experience […]

Announcements, Events, News, PIPS, Students

Year 11 sample career opportunities

Vocational Education students in Year 11 recently visited the Careers Convention held in the Canal Court Hotel, Newry. The event was facilitated by the Department of Employment and Learning, and students had the opportunity to speak with local employers. The students participation in the visit is part of their Prince’s Trust XL programme, and throughout the […]

Announcements, Careers, News, Students

‘Giving is Living’ Blood Transfusion Day

Past pupil Ryan Cinnamond, with his mum Peggy, his dad John, pictured with students Emma Martin, Glen McKeown, Mrs Roisin Martin, and Head of Year 13 Ms Christine Fearon. St Paul’s hosted an exciting school and community based event on Friday 8th November, in the form of a Blood Transfusion Day.  The NI Blood Transfusion […]

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Fire Safety at St Paul’s

Year 11 and 12 Learning for Life and Work pupils attended a Fire Safety in the Workplace presentation on Thursday 7 November. The presentation was delivered by Mr Rory Dumigan, who is Watch Commander for the Newry District. The purpose of the talk was to raise awareness of Fire Safety at Work and to help pupils […]

Announcements, News, Students

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