Prestigious Award for Past Pupil Emer McDonnell

Recent past pupil Emer McDonnell, who is currently studying for a Honours Degree in Chemical Engineering at Queen’s University Belfast, was presented with a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Entrance Scholarship Award.   The award was presented to her by Professor Ellen Douglas-Cowie, Pro-Vice-Chancellor of Queen’s University at a ceremony held recently at Queen’s. Emer’s parents […]

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Nuffield science bursaries awarded at St Paul’s

Head of Science at St Paul’s High School, Bessbrook, Mrs Bridget McConville, congratulates A Level Science students, Aron Hollywood and Rachel Boyle who are recipients of Nuffield Foundation Science Bursaries. Two Year 14 students at St Paul’s High School, Bessbrook have been awarded prestigious Nuffield Foundation Science Bursaries. Nuffield Foundation Science Bursaries offer up to 1000 […]

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Artistic Year 8 scientists at St Paul’s

Year 8 Science safety competition winners with Head of Science, Mrs Bridget McConville   The Safety in Science poster competition is part of Year 8 Induction to Science programme. Each pupil was asked to design a poster reflecting the chosen topic “Safety in Science”, and class winners were selected and entered a whole year group competition. […]

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Salters’ Chemistry Festival

Year 8 pupils completed against twenty two other schools from all over Northern Ireland at the Salters’ Chemistry Festival at Queen’s University Belfast. Pupils Emma Travers, Natasha Mc Clory, Niamh O’Hagan and Aisling Murphy had to carry out two experiments.  The pupils thoroughly enjoyed the experience  

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Heart Start Programme 2011

8.53 have just successfully completed the Life Saving ‘Heart Start’ Programme in their science class led by Mrs B McConville. Mrs Geraldine Egan assessed each pupil and everyone received a Certificate at Level 1, 2 or 3.

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Science week at St Paul’s

St Paul’s High School, a Specialist College for Science, recently hosted an eventful week celebrating Science with three exciting events. One of the highlights of Science Week was the visit of the STEM Module Bus showcasing the different jobs STEM can offer, and the Young Science Magic roadshow.  Partner schools, St Joseph’s High School, Crossmaglen, […]

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Year 9 Students Visit the BT Young Scientist Exhibition

Students from 09/100,09/6, 09/96 and 09/64 were taken to the RDS in Dublin on Friday 14th of January, to The BT Young Scientist exhibition. It was very exciting and there was so much to see. Pupils and teachers attended a 3D film on The Universe, where rockets and satellites appeared to be launched over their […]

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