St Paul’s Achieve STEM Certificate

STEM is a curriculum based on the idea of educating students in four specific disciplines — science, technology, engineering and mathematics. St Paul’s have been awarded a Certificate to acknowledge the hard work in promoting STEM through our curriculum.

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Jollies Pet Store visit Year 12 Science class

To complete the final section of the Habitats topic in Science class 12/47, Jollies Pet Store kindly paid them a visit during a Science lesson. The pupils have been learning about living things and their environment. They have studied how living things adapt to their environment, and how they can live together. The pupils were […]

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Science Week at St Paul’s

In order to celebrate science week, Year 8 pupils were asked to build a model cell. From a very impressive set of entries, the winners of this competition were: Anna McCabe and Katie Crimmins from 08/67 Abbi Mae McDonnell and Leah Warner from 08/52 Year 9 pupils produced models of Rockets. The winners of this […]

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Pupils and Parents enjoy STEM event at St Paul’s

Pupils from 08/67, 08/76 and their parents recently had a fun filled evening at St Paul’s making spaghetti – jelly baby structures and lots of other stem activities.  See below for some images from the event. 

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Year 8 Science Safety Competition Winners

Congratulations to all the winners from the Science Safety Poster Competition. 1st Place (Scientific Content) – Katerine Katova 08/84 1st Place ( Artistic Impression) – Ellen Burns 08/62 2nd Place (Scientific Content) – Tomas Quinn 08/29 2nd Place (Artistic Impression) – Piaras Wood 08/29 3rd Place (Scientific Content) – Lee McClelland 08/87 3rd Place (Artistic […]

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St Paul’s students achieve Guinness World Record!

A group of Year 8 students from St Paul’s, together with their Science teacher Mrs T O’Hare and classroom assistant Ms McElroy, achieved a Guinness World Record at the Odyssey Arena, Belfast, on Tuesday 24th February. They were with Primary and Secondary school children from schools across Northern Ireland, who gathered together to take part in […]

Events, News, Science, Students, Success, Year 8

Jollyes visit St Paul’s Science Club

On the final week of the Science Club, the Wizards welcomed Jollyes Pet Superstore. The pupils really enjoyed learning about all of the different animals. They got to see and handle rabbits, lizards, guinea pigs and budgies. This was a great experience for the students. We would like to thank Jollyes for taking the time […]

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Hannah wins ‘Great Biology Bake-Off’

Pictured above is Hannah McManus, winner of the ‘Great Biology Bakeoff’ competition. The ‘Great Biology Bake-off’ was a Year 8 competition which was launched to coincide with Science week which ran from 13 – 22 March. Pupils were asked to make a bun or cake with a biology theme. The winner was Hannah McManus 08/06. She […]

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Science Wizards welcomed back to St Paul’s

Science Wizards is an after school club which is open to Year 9 Pupils only. This takes place after school on Thursday’s and runs for four weeks, allowing pupils to expand their understanding of science through more informal methods with fun and unusual science experiments. Our first week was very busy with Chemistry and Physics. The pupils […]

News, Science, Students, Year 9

Class 08-51 set new ‘Guinness World Record’

Pictured above is class 08/51 and science teacher Mrs Tracy O’Hare. Absent from photo is classroom assistant Mrs Anne McElroy. Class 8-51, together with their science teacher Mrs Tracy O’Hare and classroom assistant Mrs Anne McElroy, attended a Guinness World Record attempt in the Odessy Arena, Belfast on Tuesday 24th February. They were with Primary […]

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