Live Blog: St Paul’s students and staff are in Spain!

The students are keeping a live blog of their visit to Spain.  Please feel free to leave comments below. Day 5 – Thursday 23rd October 2014 Visitamos la Universidad de Málaga, luego viajamos a Nerja, antes de yendo a Miramar en Fuengirola. This morning everyone got up as usual, had breakfast and assembled in the […]

Announcements, Live Blog, News, Spanish, Students, Travel, Visits

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 […]

Announcements, Gaeilge, Irish, Languages, News, Students, Success

Spanish Trip 2013: Blog

St Paul’s students and their teachers are currently visiting Spain.  We’ve asked the students to keep a blog, which you can follow below. Day 5:  Thursday 24 October 2013 Jueves – Visitamos el Colegio Internacional de Torrequebrada y la ciudad de Málaga. This morning was our earliest start, and so many students were feeling a […]

Exchanges, Languages, Live Blog, Students

GCSE Spanish Trip

GCSE Spanish students pictured with Miss Louise Mulholland, Mr Gerard McMahon and Head of Spanish Mrs Noella Murray. On Sunday 20 October, forty GCSE Spanish students from St Paul’s High School, Bessbrook, will travel to the picturesque village of Mijas in the Andalucian region of Southern Spain for an educational visit. The group are excited to use this opportunity to visit […]

Announcements, Languages, News, Spainish, Students, Visits

Follow our blog from France and Switzerland

Day 6 Checked out of hotel at 10 .30 Headed to Oparinor shopping centre to spend our last remaining euros and experience French shopping. Checked in at 1. 30 pm for our return flight to Dublin. All arrived back safely but very tired at St Pauls at 7pm On behalf of myself and the other […]

Announcements, French, Languages, School Visits, Students, Trips, Visits

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 […]

Gaeilge, Gaeltacht, Irish, Languages, News, Students, Success

Omedetougozaimasu! (…that’s Congratulations in Japanese!)

 Year 14 student, Lauren O’Hare, pictured with her certificate of proficiency from JLPT.   Last December Year 14 student Lauren O’Hare completed her Japanese language proficiency test in Dublin – an exam that’s held worldwide in 54 countries. Lauren began learning Japanese through her own self-study almost four years ago. She took the opportunity to […]

Announcements, Languages, News, Staff, Students, Success

Open Day 2012

St Paul’s Science students demonstrating an experiment to a P7 pupil and a parent at Open Day.    St Paul’s High School, Bessbrook held its annual Open Day on Saturday 25 January.  Prospective pupils from Primary 7 classes in our feeder primary schools and their parents visited the school in large numbers.  They were guided […]

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Online success for GCSE Irish students

Year 12 students at St Paul’s, who completed a 10 week online Irish course, pictured with Head of Irish Miss Ciara McCoy Twelve GCSE students have just completed an online GCSE Irish course which they started in September.  This course was designed to last ten weeks and gave the students the opportunity to boost their […]

Irish, Languages, News, Staff, Students, Success

OLA presentation to Year 10 Irish students

Year 10 students of Irish at St Paul’s High School who completed the Level 2 OLA examination in Irish were recently presented with their certificates by CCEA. OLA stands for OnLine Assessment, and replaces the old GOML (Graded Objective in Modern Languages) Award. Head of Irish at St Paul’s, Miss Ciara McCoy, congratulated the students […]

Exams Success, Irish, Languages, News, Staff, Students, Success

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