Year 11 and Year 13 Gaeilge students attend Gaeltacht

On Thursday 26th February, Year 11 and Year 13 Irish students, accompanied with Miss Mc Coy and Mr Mooney, embarked on a 4-day trip to the Gaeltacht in Rann na Feirste, Co. Dhún na nGall. The trip was ran in collaboration with 3 other schools, Sacred Heart Grammar School, St Louis Grammar Kilkeel and Abbey […]

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Turas Gaeltachta 2014

On Thursday 3rd April, twenty four Year 11 Irish GCSE students and 5 AS Level students embarked on a trip to Rann na Feirste in the Donegal Gaeltacht for four days. Accompanied by Irish teachers, Mr Quinn and Mr Mooney, the pupils stayed with local families where Irish is spoken as an every-day language. The […]

Gaeilge, Gaeltacht, Irish, News, Students, Visits

Year 9 Irish students hit a million in Memrise challenge

Congratulations to the super Year 9 Irish students who have achieved over one million points on language learning website Memrise. The students have been using the innovative website to help with their new vocabulary acquisition and quickly racked up over a million points between them in less than three weeks. Students Michael Hillon, Darren Crilly, Ryan […]

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Irish public speaking success for Niall and Anita

Head of Irish at St Paul’s, Miss Ciara McCoy, Irish teacher, Mr Stephen Mooney, Príomhoide, Ardscoil Naomh Pól, Mr Jarlath Burns, Year 10 student, Niall Campbell and Year 13 student, Anita Dennison, who both excelled at the recent Ulster Final of ‘Abair’ public speaking competition. Year 10 student at St Paul’s High School, Niall Campbell […]

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Irish Language public speaking success

Winners of Gael-Linn Abair public speaking competition at St Paul’s High School, Niall Campbell (Year 10) and Anita Dennison (Year 13) congratulated by their teacher, Mr Stephen Mooney on their recent success. Taking part in the Gael-Linn Abair Irish language public speaking competition for the first time, two students from St Paul’s High School have […]

Irish, News, Students, Success

Buaiteoirí Quioz Gael-Linn!

Gael-Linn Irish Quiz winners Christopher Steele, John McKernan, Cormac Feeley and Niall Campbell, pictured with teacher Mr Stephen Quinn, and Head of Irish, Miss Ciara McCoy Comhghairdeas leis na scoláirí ó Bhliain 10 in Ardscoil Naomh Pól, An Sruthán, a tháinig sa chéad áit i dtráth ceisteanna d’eagraigh an eagraíocht Gaeilge Gael-Linn do scoláirí i […]

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Prestigious Irish Language award for St Paul’s High School

Pictured above Students Saorlaith Ní Dhughaill and Ronan Davies, and Principal, Mr Oliver Mooney receive Sciath an Athar Uí Mhuirí (the Father Murray Shield) from President of Comhaltas Uladh, Mr Niall Comer. Pictured above are St Paul’s students along with Head of Irish Miss Ciara McCoy, Irish teachers at St Paul’s, Mr Dáithí Murray, Mr Jarlath […]

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OLTE graduation for Miss McCoy

On the 22nd March 2012, the Regional Training Unit (RTU) for N Ireland, celebrated its final graduation for the Online Learning and Teaching for Educators (OLTE) Programme in the Craigantlet Room, Stranmillis University College Belfast.  This year seventy six post-primary teachers from across Northern Ireland schools, including Head of Irish at St Paul’s, Miss Ciara […]

Announcements, Gaeilge, ICT, Irish, Staff, Staff Development

Céilí night at St Paul’s

Once again, as part of St Paul’s High School Seachtain na Gaeilge celebrations, a successful Céilí was held in the school Assembly Hall.   With the expert Catherine McAnulty as bean an tí, and music provided by the Gold Ring Céilí Band, a great night has had by the large crowd attending.  Our photos from […]

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Fáinne Airgid for Year 10 students at St Paul’s

Head of Irish, Miss Ciara McCoy, and Head of Year 10, Mr Brendan McArdle congratulate some of the students in Year 10 who received their Fáinne Airgid (Silver Fainne) for proficiency and fluency in Irish.    

Irish, News, Seachtain na Gaeilge, Staff, Students, Success

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